Mystery And Adventure from Dale Steffey Books

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Drood

by Dan Simmons

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
ISBN
9781596062351
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$200.00

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Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2009. #453/500 numbered copies SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Fine in Fine dust jacket. A fictionalized account of the last five years of Charles Dickens' life told from the viewpoint of Dickens' friend and fellow author, Wilkie Collins.. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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London: Strand Magazine, 1901. The true First Printing of the third and arguably best Sherlock Holmes mystery, one which had avid readers queuing up across England with the publication of every new issue. With numerous illustrations by Sidney Paget. Nine complete Strand Magazines, bound without the wrappers, in contemporary brown cloth with red morocco label, gilt rules and lettering, Very… Read more
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$4,000.00
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Works of Wilkie Collins, New Illustrated Library Edition, Seven Volumes

by Collins, Wilkie

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1875
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
New Illustrated Edition
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$1,500.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1875. Published 1875-1886. Handsomely bound in contemporary tree calf, the backs with ornate floral gilt decorations, gilt lettering on red and brown morocco labels, the sides with floral gilt rules, marbled end papers and edges, the bookplates of William Slater, Esq., Holmses Sharples front paste downs. Very Good, old tape repairs in two of the volumes,… Read more
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$1,500.00
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Doctor No

by Fleming, Ian

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$250.00

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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1958. First Printing stated, the First American Edition. Jacket design by H. Lawrence Hoffman. Near Fine, end papers toned, in a Very Good dust jacket, front flap corners clipped not affecting price of $3.50, rubbing and creases at edges and spine ends. Basis for the 1962 film starring Sean Connery and Ursula Andress. .… Read more
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The Widow Lerouge. Other Peoples Money. The Honor of the Name ( Bindings, Fine - Vauthain )

by Gaboriau, Emile

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1901
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Later American Edition
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$450.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. Three volumes finely bound in half yellow morocco over marbled boards, the backs with gilt floral decorations and lettering, marbled end papers, top edges gilt, ribbon markers, bindings signed "Vauthain". Illustrated by Louise L. Heustis, Victor Perard, and Bayard Jones. All three volumes Near Fine, tiny rubs at tips. A lovely set in matching… Read more
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$450.00
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The Master Sniper (Association Copy with ALS)

by Stephen Hunter

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688035914
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$600.00

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New York: William Morrow & Co, 1980. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "For Peter P. Jacobi, You were one of the first to tell me I was a writer and I've never forgotten it. with good affection Stephen Hunter Columbia, Md. Feb. 27, 1980". With laid in ALS on the back of a sheet of… Read more
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$600.00
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Promotional Poster: The Hound of the Baskervilles

by Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan; Photographs By Michael Kenna

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$200.00

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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1986. Publisher's promotional poster featuring the eerie Michael Kenna photograph seen on the front of the dust jacket of the book. Near Fine, small bottom corner crease, small speck of soil at bottom edge, 18" w x 24"h. Well suited for framing, a poster distibuted in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1986.… Read more
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$200.00
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Trouble is My Business; Raymond Chandler 100th Anniversary 1888-1988: Promotional Poster

by Chandler, Raymond

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$100.00

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No Place: Vintage Books, 1988. Publisher's promotional poster ( 20"w x 32"h) celebrating the 100th anniversary of Chandler's birthday, Design by Lorraine Louie, illustration by Daniel Pelavin. A great graphic image, distributed in limited supply at the ABA trade show in 1988. Near Fine, a few small faint creases. A poster well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled… Read more
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$100.00
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San Francisco: Sleuth Publications, Ltd. , 1983. SCARCE, this fabulous Sherlock Holmes poster printed in lithograph on high quality paper, 17" w x 23"h, Fine, as issued. Distributed in limited numbers at an ABA trade show in the 1980's to promote the role playing game. Well suited for framing and years of viewing pleasure. Will ship loosely rolled in a… Read more
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$300.00
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Publicity Poster for MYSTERY ! So Entertaining - It's Criminal ( Masterpiece Mystery TV Show )

by Gorey, Edward); Vincent Price, Host

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$200.00

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Boston: PBS Station WGBH, 1980. Publicity poster for 1981 season two of Masterpiece Mystery, original title Mystery !. 16" w x 23" h, Near Fine, faint creasing top edge, has never been folded. Featuring a delightful color lithograph by Edward Gorey. The shows for that season were Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, Malice Aforethought, Rumpole of the Bailey II, The… Read more
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Publisher's Promotional Poster for WAKEFIELD CRIME CLASSICS

by Wakefield Press

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Dale Steffey Books
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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Australia : Wakefield Press Original publisher's promotional poster, no date ( 1992), for the series of books published in 1992. A colorful poster, Near Fine, faint creasing. 16 1/2" w x 22" h. An uncommon poster, well suited for framing, distributed in short supply at the ABA trade show in 1992. All posters shipped loosely rolled in mailing tube.… Read more
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The Great Shadow and Beyond the City

by Doyle, A. Conan

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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Bristol : J. W. Arrowsmith , 1893. From the library of Edgar Wadsworth Smith, with his bookplate front pastedown. Smith was a noted Sherlockian scholar and bibliographer who edited the Limited Editions Club and Easton Press Sherlock Holmes titles. In the original decorative cloth, no date (1893 penciled at title page), Very Good, spine lean, cloth with light wear at… Read more
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The Big Sleep

by Chandler, Raymond

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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$75.00

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New York: Avon Publications, Inc. , 1943. Very Good, spine lean, pages browned. Great cover art !. First Thus. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Katwalk

by Karen J Kijewski

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780333517918
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$60.00

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London: Macmillan London, 1989. Her first Kat Colorado mystery, winner of the Private Eye Writers of America Best First Private Eye Novel Contest. Near Fine, pages ever-so-lightly starting to brown, in a Fine dust jacket. . First British Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Face of Hate

by Du Bois, Theodora

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Garden City, NY: Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday & Co., Inc. , 1948. SCARCE Crime Club selection, Review Copy, with publisher's review slip laid in. Near Fine, very slight shelf rub bottom edge, pages uniformly browning, in a Near Fine dust jacket, light wear at the spine and flap ends.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo… Read more
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The Brass Go-Between

by Thomas, Ross) as Oliver Bleeck

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
ISBN
9780340105627
Item Price
$350.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1970. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page - "For Bruce Taylor, with all good wishes Oliver Bleeck aka Ross Thomas". Near Fine, faint soiling to cloth, in a Near Fine dust wrapper, small rubs at base of spine, faint toning rear panel. His 1st book as Oliver Bleeck, and the 1st Philip St. Ives… Read more
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The Money Harvest

by Thomas, Ross

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688029128
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$125.00

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New York: William Morrow & Co, 1975. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. First Printing, with complete number row. Near Fine, bit of shelf rub bottom edge at spine, in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny rub at flap fold. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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The Fools in Town Are on Our Side

by Thomas, Ross

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$175.00

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New York: William Morrow & Co, 1974. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at title page. First Edition in First Issue dust jacket with review for "The Singapore Wink" rear panel. Very Good, lettering at spine rubbed, small spot fore edge, in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, scrape to lamination top edge front flap, tiny chips at spine ends. . SIGNED… Read more
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Mordida Man

by Thomas, Ross

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671421861
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$125.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1981. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. First Printing, with complete number row 10-1. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny rub at head of spine. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Fletch

by Gregory Mcdonald

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780672520204
Item Price
$250.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1974. First Printing stated copyright page. Near Fine, small spot soiling rear end page, in a Near Finr dust jacket, 1/4" closed tear top edge front cover, small bottom corner crease front flap. The 1st book in the Fletch series, winner of the Edgar Award for Best First Novel, and basis for the 1985 film of the… Read more
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