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Born Guilty
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Born Guilty

By Hill, Reginald

New York: St. Martins Press, 1995. AUTHOR SIGNED. 1995 Stated First U.S. Edition, First Printing with full number line. FINE in FINE price intact dust jacket. Hill signed his name, black ink, on the title page, under his printed name. A clean, crisp, otherwise unmarked copy. Pages, black hardcover are fresh and unworn. Binding & hinges tight and straight. Unclipped color pictorial jacket is clean and bright - no scuffs, tears, chips or creases and in a clear archival protector. The late renowned British mystery writer (author of the "Dalziel and Pascoe" mysteries) continued his series featuring private-eye Joe Sixsmuth with this follow up to "Blood Sympathy." 5-1/2 x 8-3/8"; 223 pages. Signed by Author. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$47.50

Steamboy. Volume 1. Ani-Manga
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Steamboy. Volume 1. Ani-Manga

By Otomo, Katsuhiro

San Francisco, CA: Viz Media, 2005. October 2005, First Printing (stated) of this English Edition. VERY GOOD softcover, in VERY GOOD jacket. A clean, totally unmarked and sturdily bound copy. Bound in silver paper cover titled in white on front and spine amd with color pictorial dust wrapper. Pages crisp and fine. Paper cover has vertical crease to rear panel, otherwise book is near fine. Jacket is lighlty edge rubbed but clean and complete with $19.99 price on rear panel. A graphic novel set in nineteenth century England during the height of the Industrial Revolution as a struggle for control of the powerful steam ball ensues. 7-1/4 x 10"; 181 pages. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+.

$28.50

999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense
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999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense

By Sarrantonio, Al (Editor)

New York: Avon Books, 1999. SIGNED BY NEIL GAIMAN. Stated First Avon Printing, September 1999, with full printing line. NEAR FINE in FINE price intact dust jacket. Neil Gaiman Signed and Dated the half-title page, "Neil Gaiman - / 9/9/99." Gaiman is one of the 29 contributing authors to this collection. A fresh, clean, tightly bound copy. Pages fine. Hardcover of light gray paper covered boards with dark gray, bronze gilt titled spine is clean and bright though slightly shelf rubbed at spine ends, light bump to top edge of rear board, top edge slightly color faded. Binding and hinges tight and straight. Unclipped jacket is clean and unworn - in a clear archival protector. 6-1/4 x 9-1/2"; xviii + 666 pages.. Signed By Contributor. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.

$142.50

Dante's Disciples

By Crowther, Peter; Kramer, Edward E. (Editors)

Clarkston, GA: White Wolf Publishing, 1995. FINE. A fresh, crisp, unworn copy - no markings and tightly bound in pictorial paper cover with folded 'flaps.' Price intact on back cover. No tears, chips or creases to the cover; binding tight. Short stories by 28 writers of imaginative fiction - including Michael Bishop, Harlan Ellison, Brian Lumley, Storm Constantine, Nancy Holder and Gene Wolfe. Introduction by James O'Barr. 6 x 9"; viii + 406 pages. First Edition Paperback. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo.

$22.80

Murder at City Hall

By Koch, Edward I. (with Resnicow, Herbert)

New York: Kensington Publishing Corp., 1995 Stated First Printing, October, 1995. SIGNED BY ED KOCH, in black felt tip, on title page. FINE in NEAR FINE price intact dust jacket. A crisp, clean, otherwise unmarked, tightly bound hardcover. A few small rubs and a faint scratch to rear panel of jacket - all else fine and "as new." New York City's former mayor turns his talents towards mystery writing with this debut novel. 6-1/4 x 9-1/4"; 197 text pages. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

Sammy Keyes and the Curse of Moustache Mary
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Sammy Keyes and the Curse of Moustache Mary

By Van Draanen, Wendelin

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000 2000 Stated First Edition; First Printing. INSCRIBED by AUTHOR on title page, in black ink, "To Gabi - Keep yourself clear of "The Edge"! / (So glad you like Sammy!) / Wendelin Van Draanen / 8/2000." Owner name penned to top of title page, in blue ink. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD, price intact, dust jacket. No other markings. A clean, otherwise unmarked copy. Bound in blue paper covered hard cover with silver spine lettering. Cover edges lightly shelf-worn, color faded, corners rubbed. Unclipped jacket is clean and colorful, corners rubbed with tiny tears and a chip. Jacket is in a clear protector. Binding and hinges firm. 5-1/2 x 8-1/2"; 239 pages. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$68.00