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The Ponson Case
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The Ponson Case

By Freeman Wills Crofts

London: Collins Crime Club, 2016. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 5" x 8. inspector Tanner investigates the suspicious death of Sir William Ponson whose body is found ina river near his home. Originally published in 1921, this is the 2016 hardcover edition published after the resurgence of interest in the detective writings of Freeman Wills Crofts, a master of the complex plot. A once read copy, clean and sound although there is minor wear to the edges of the dust wrapper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$10.27

Coiners Chronicle
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Coiners Chronicle

Hebden Bridge: Choice High Ltd. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A fascinating booklet that gives accounts of the activities of coin counterfeiters working in England in the 18th century. Clean and sound and available for prompt dispatch from the Uk

$8.90

Young Robin Brand Detective
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Young Robin Brand Detective

By Freeman Wills Crofts

London: University of London Press, 1947. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 7.5. Whilst the UK appetite for Crime / Detection was at its height the University if London Press commissioned some of the famous authors of the genre to write a novel for the younger reader. This is the result from Freeman Wills Crofts who was probably the master of the complex / cunning plot. A tidy copy but with reading wear and a slight lean to the binding. There is a previous owners name at the head of the front free end paper. The dust wrapper is worn with minor loss. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$19.36

Essex Quarter Sessions Order Book 1652-1661.  Essex Edited Texts, Vol. I.  Essex Record Office Publications No. 65
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Essex Quarter Sessions Order Book 1652-1661. Essex Edited Texts, Vol. I. Essex Record Office Publications No. 65

By D H Allen

Chelmsford: The Essex County Council, 1974. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 7.5" x 9.5. Edited records of cases going through the courts in the English county of Essex in the mid 17th century. In clean and sound condition. There are some pencil notes on the back flap of the dust wrapper which has a non-intrusive protective covering. All orders handled promptly and dispatched from the UK. Please email with your queries.

$12.78

The Frightened Man  (A Denton Mystery)
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The Frightened Man (A Denton Mystery)

By Kenneth Cameron

Rearsby, Leicester: Clipper Large Print / W F Howes, 2008. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 9. A period murder mystery based around an American trying to identify Jack the Ripper in London. LARGE PRINT EDITION. A former library book with the usual stamps and sticklers and a small area of loss to the head of the first page. The covers are protected by a book jacket. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with your queries.

$12.90

The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories
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The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories

By P D James

London: Faber & Faber, 2016. 1st Edition . Hardcover. As New/As New. 5.5" X 8. The late P D James was known as the Queen of crime, this book contains four short stories with a Christmas theme that were written for magazines and newspapers. With this copy the binding is tight and it is very clean, very minor shelf wear to the dust wrapper, genuinely "As New" and quite giftable. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries that you may have

$6.39

The Cheyne Mystery
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The Cheyne Mystery

By Freeman Wills Crofts

Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1960. Soft cover. Poor/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. (Penguin 917) A crime mystery that develops as a man finds a criminal gang are taking an unhealthy interest in him. The book was originally published in 1926. This is the 1960 Penguin complete and unabridged edition. A tired copy with wear externally and evidence that it has been damp at some stage (although it is not smelly!!). Pages are lightly tanned. The bottom section of the spine strip is breaking up and the front cover is starting to detach. A sound reading copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries

$3.62

Fatal Venture
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Fatal Venture

By Freeman Wills Crofts

Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1961. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. (Penguin 1379) A murder mystery centred around a floating casino. The book was originally published in 1939. This is the 1961 Penguin complete and unabridged edition. A tired copy with wear externally and evidence that it may have been damp at some stage (although it is not smelly!!). Pages are lightly tanned. The bottom section of the spine strip is missing. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries

$7.68

Crime and Criminals in Victorian Essex
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Crime and Criminals in Victorian Essex

By Adrian Gray

Newbury, Berkshire: Countryside Books, 1988. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8. A book that explores true crime in the 19th century and the people that commited it in the English county of Essex along with sentences handed out to them. Shows some evidence of reading and the back cover has some liquid damage, but this is still a tidy copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$1.55

A Southwold Mystery
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A Southwold Mystery

By Suzette A Hill

London : Allison and Busby Ltd / A&B, 2017. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 8. A murder mystery story set at a flower festival in Southwold Suffolk in 1955. A charming and witty work of fiction. In clean and sound condition, although there is some wear and evidence of reading, including a knock to the top left corner of the front. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$1.01

Shot in Southwold
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Shot in Southwold

By Suzette A Hill

London : Allison and Busby Ltd / A&B, 2017. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 8. A murder mystery story set in Southwold Suffolk in 1960. A starlet working on the film "The Languid Labyrinth" is murdered her body is found by a group of friends who become drawn in to solving the mystery. A charming and witty work of fiction. In clean and sound condition, a once read copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$3.86

Newspapers in Suffolk Part II from 1801 - 1825
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Newspapers in Suffolk Part II from 1801 - 1825

By Wright, Pip & Joy

Stowmarket, Suffolk: P & J Wright, 2002. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A fascinating set of newspaper extracts published in the English county of Suffolk during the first quarter of the 19th century. The book shows some minor reading wear but is otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$7.10

Framed in Cornwall (Constable crime)
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Framed in Cornwall (Constable crime)

By Bolitho, Janie

London: Constable, 1998. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. Crime fiction about a woman who finds her elderly and reclusive neighbour dead and then refuses to accept the verdict of suicide. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and a protected dust wrapper. The front free end paper has been removed. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$3.86

Dear Mr. Right
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Dear Mr. Right

By Dewhurst, Eileen

Leicester, England: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd, 1993. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. A widower advertises for a new bride only to be accused of her murder. This is a LARGE PRINT hardcover edition. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and the benefit of a protected dust wrapper. Shows some signs of handling / reading but the pages are still clean and the binding is sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$14.14

The Hog's Back Mystery (British Library Crime Classics)
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The Hog's Back Mystery (British Library Crime Classics)

By Freeman Wills Crofts

London: The British Library Publishing Division, 2015. Paperback. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 8. A well crafted detective crime novel from the golden age of British crime fiction, 1933. Freeman Wills Crofts was probably the master of the genre at the time which explains this 2015 reprint by the British Library. In clean and sound condition, probably once read. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$1.01

Murder Stalks A Mansion: A Newport Mystery
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Murder Stalks A Mansion: A Newport Mystery

By Sutton, Anne-Marie

1st Book Library, 2004. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 9. This is the First Books edition of 2004. A murder mystery set in Newport, Rhode Island. This copy has a dedication at the head of the first page signed by the author. In clean and smart condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.39

I Choose to Live
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I Choose to Live

By Dardenne, Sabine

London: Virago, 2005. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.5" x 9.5. The author tells the story of how, in 1996, she was kidnapped by Marc Dutroux, a Belgian paedophile, and held captive for 8- days. A clean and very tidy copy. This copy is in English. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$2.57

Winter Frost
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Winter Frost

By Wingfield, R. D.

UK: BCA, 1999. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8. Crime fiction set in the UK as depicted in the popular TV series. Some damage to the edges of the dust jacket, otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$2.58

London's Underworld
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London's Underworld

By Holmes, Thomas

Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A.: Anthem Press, 2006. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 7.75. A reprint of a book first published in 1912 dealing with the various types of crime etc found in London. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and the benefit of a protective over sleeve, otherwise clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK Please call or email with your questions.

$6.59

Not On My Patch, Lad
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Not On My Patch, Lad

By Pannett, Mike

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 2010. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6" x 9. A former North Yorkshire police officer writes about some of his exploits whilst enforcing law and order. A clean, tidy and sound copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email us with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$2.58

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