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cover of Death Has Three Lives [A Mike Shayne Mystery]

Death Has Three Lives [A Mike Shayne Mystery]

by Halliday, Brett [Davis Dresser]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good +
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$12.00

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New York: Dell Publishing, 1961. Paperback. Very Good +. New Dell Edition, first printing June 1961. 191, [1] p.; 16 cm. Paperback with cover art by Robert McGinnis. Page edges are green. D423. Price of 35 cents printed on front cover. Small photo on back cover of Richard Denning as Michael Shayne in the weekly NBC series. In… Read more
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cover of Stone Cold Blonde

Stone Cold Blonde

by Knight, Adam (Lawrence Lariar)

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1951
Condition
Good +
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$13.00

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New York: Signet Books, New American Library of World Literature, 1951. Paperback. Good +. First printing, Aug. 1951. 160 p.; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. N.A.L. Signet Books 883. Publisher's advertisements on first 2 pages and following text on p. 160. Scarce. In Good+ Condition: cover is rubbed and lightly soiled; lower corner of back cover creased;… Read more
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cover of Michael Shayne's Long Change

Michael Shayne's Long Change

by Halliday, Brett [Davis Dresser]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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New York: Dell Publishing, 1964. Paperback. Very Good. New Dell Edition. First printing May 1964. 191, [1] p.; 16 cm. Paperback with cover art by McGinnis. Page edges are green. A Dell Mystery, 5602. In Very Good Condition: cover is rubbed; upper corner of first leaf cut off, removing name of former owner; pages lightly browning; clean and… Read more
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cover of Killer's Wedge

Killer's Wedge

by McBain, Ed [Evan Hunter]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good -
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$14.00

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New York: Permabooks, 1959. Paperback. Very Good -. First printing of the Permabook edition Aug. 1959. [10], 181, [1] p.; 16 cm. Paperback with cover art by Darcy. An 87th Precinct novel. "M 4150." Publisher's advertisements on first 2 pages and final page. In Very Good- Condition: edges rubbed; slightly cocked; lower back corner creased; pages lightly browning;… Read more
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cover of Dolls Are Deadly [A Mike Shayne Mystery]

Dolls Are Deadly [A Mike Shayne Mystery]

by Halliday, Brett [Davis Dresser]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$12.00

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New York: Dell Publishing, 1961. Paperback. Very Good. First Dell printing June 1961. 192 p.; 16 cm. Paperback with cover art by Robert McGinnis. Page edges are green. D424. Price of 35 cents printed on front cover. Small photo on back cover of Richard Denning as Michael Shayne in the weekly NBC series. In Very Good Condition: edges… Read more
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cover of Michael Shayne's Torrid Twelve [Torrid 12] Edited by Leo Margulies

Michael Shayne's Torrid Twelve [Torrid 12] Edited by Leo Margulies

by Halliday, Brett [Davis Dresser]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good -
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Dell Publishing, 1961. Paperback. Very Good -. Dell First Edition, first printing Dec. 1961. 256 p.; 16 cm. Paperback with cover art by Bob McGinnis. Page edges are green. K109. Price of 40 cents printed on front cover. Contains 12 stories chosen by Leo Margulies as the best that appeared in the in the first four… Read more
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cover of The End of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky; Translated by Paul Wilson

The End of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky; Translated by Paul Wilson

by Skvorecky, Josef

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780393027853
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$15.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Co, 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Stated First Edition. 185 p.; 22 cm. Red and black cover with red spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. The third volume featuring a Prague detective, set around the time of the Soviet invation of Czechoslovakia. Book is in Near Fine Condition: page edges lightly soiled; otherwise,… Read more
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cover of Too Many Magicians

Too Many Magicians

by Garrett, Randall

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1967
Condition
Good +
Item Price
$77.00

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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1967. Hardcover. Good +/very good -. Stated First Edition. 260 p.; 22 cm. Light grey cloth with green spine title. Dust jacket. "Doubleday Science Fiction" -- on dust jacket. Former owner's embossed stamp on half title page.. Ex-library: stamped on upper page edges: "The Warner Library, Tarrytown, New York." An usual cross-genre novel:… Read more
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$77.00
cover of The Treasure of the Pass

The Treasure of the Pass

by Slade, Gurney

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$16.00

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1951. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 94 p.: illustration; 19 cm. Green cover with black spine and cover titles. Illustrated dust jacket. Back section of dust jacket has lists of four of the publisher's series: New Era Series, Triumph Series, Apex Series, and Peerless Series. No date of publication; WorldCat… Read more
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cover of The Gay Dolphin Adventure by Malcolm Saville; Illustrated by Bertram Prance

The Gay Dolphin Adventure by Malcolm Saville; Illustrated by Bertram Prance

by Saville, Malcolm

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$77.00

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London and Sydney: George Newnes and Dymock's Book Arcade, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good +/fair +. First Australian Editon 1952. 255 p.: illustrations; 19 cm. Green cloth with black spine and cover titles. Map on endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket in mylar cover. Advertisement on back section of dust jacket for five titles in the series… Read more
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$77.00
cover of Alfred Hitchcock's Haunted Houseful; Illustrated by Fred Banbery

Alfred Hitchcock's Haunted Houseful; Illustrated by Fred Banbery

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1061
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$19.00

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New York: Random House, 1061. Hardcover. Very Good +. [2], iv, [2], 208 p.: illustrations; 26 cm. Hardback with illustrated cover. Illustrated endpaper. Small printed bookplate of former owner on front fixed endpaper. Contents: Let's Haunt a House by Manly Wade Wellman -- The Wastwych Secret by Constance Savery -- Jimmy Takes Vanishing Lessons… Read more
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cover of Elope to Death

Elope to Death

by Ashe, Gordon [Creasey, John]

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780030206214
Item Price
$13.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977. Hardcover. Fine/very good -. [2], 187, [1] p.; 21 cm. Black cloth spine with silver spine title; white paper over boards. Illustrated dust jacket. A Rinehart Suspense Novel. "A heart-stopping chase scene highlights this dramatic detective thriller, one of the firest and most harrowing John Creasey ever… Read more
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cover of The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green; Illustrated in Water-colors by Frank T. Merrill

The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green; Illustrated in Water-colors by Frank T. Merrill

by Green, Anna Katharine

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1906
Condition
Good -
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$25.00

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London / New York: The Authors and Newspapers Association, 1906. Hardcover. Good -. 319, [3] p., color frontispiece and 3 leaves of color plates, 1 facsimile page on blue paper of the manuscript from The Leavenworth Case; 20 cm. Grey cloth with white spine and cover titles. Title page printed in red and black. "This… Read more
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cover of The Woman in the Alcove by Anna Katharine Green; With Illustrations by Arthur I. Keller

The Woman in the Alcove by Anna Katharine Green; With Illustrations by Arthur I. Keller

by Green, Anna Katharine

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1906
Condition
Good
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$16.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co, 1906. Hardcover. Good. [8], 371, [1] p., frontispiece and 4 leaves of illustrations: full-page plan of house; 19 cm. Light yellow cloth with green spine title and gilt cover title; red and green cover illustration. First Edition. "April" on title page verso. The second of three mysteries by Anna Katharine Green… Read more
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$16.00
cover of Cool Repentance [A Jemima Shore Mystery]

Cool Repentance [A Jemima Shore Mystery]

by Fraser, Antonia

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780297781271
Item Price
$10.00

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1982. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 222 p.; 22 cm. Blue cover with gilt spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Book is in Near Fine Condition: slightly cocked; clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good Condition: price-clipped; edges rubbed; clean and bright.
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cover of The Cavalier Case: A Jemima Shore Mystery

The Cavalier Case: A Jemima Shore Mystery

by Fraser, Antonia

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780553071269
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$10.00

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New York: Bantam Books, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/very good. vi, [4], 228 p.; 24 cm. Red cloth spine with silver spine title; red paper over boards. Illustrated dust jacket. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good Condition: price-clipped; slightly rubbed; clean and bright.
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cover of A Splash of Red [A Jemima Shore Mystery]

A Splash of Red [A Jemima Shore Mystery]

by Fraser, Antonia

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780297779377
Item Price
$10.00

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1981. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. [10], 229 p.; 22 cm. Orange cover with gilt spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Book is in Near Fine Condition: slightly cocked; clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good Condition: price-clipped; edges rubbed; lower edge slightly creased; clean and bright.
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cover of Hardball -- A V. I. Warshawski Novel

Hardball -- A V. I. Warshawski Novel

by Paretsky, Sara

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780399155932
Item Price
$10.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/fine. xi, [7] p.; 24 cm. Black and yellow cover with red spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. First edition number line. The 13th mystery starring Chicago private investigator V. I. Warshawski. Book and dust jacket are in Fine Condition: clean and bright.
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cover of Library of The World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories; Edited by Julian Hawthorne -- American

Library of The World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories; Edited by Julian Hawthorne -- American

by Hawthorne, Julian, editor

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1908
Condition
Very Good -
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$13.00

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New York: Review of Reviews Co, 1908. Hardcover. Very Good -. 304 p., frontispiece; 19 cm. Red leather spine with gilt-stamped spine title; red cloth over boards. Former owner's name, R. Kimball Carleton, on front free endpaper, dated 1919. This is one volume of a 6-volume collection. It contains stories by American authors Marion… Read more
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cover of The Woman in Black; Susan Hill; Illustrations by John Lawrence

The Woman in Black; Susan Hill; Illustrations by John Lawrence

by Hill, Susan

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780879237066
Item Price
$15.00

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1986. Paperback. Very Good -. [12], 160 p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Paperback with cover photograph by Rosamond Wolff Purcell. Cover title: The Woman in Black: A Ghost Story. In Very Good- Condition: slightly cocked; front cover very lightly soiled; front cover creased; pages are clean and tight.
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