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Murder On The Matterhorn (1951, F.A. Thorpe, Large Print Edition)

by Carr, Glyn

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Published
1951
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1951, F.A. THORPE, ARTISAN HOUSE, ANSTEY, LEICESTERSHIRE.THIS LARGE PRINT EDITION HAS BEEN PUBLISHED BY KIND PERMISSION OF GEOFFREY BLES, LONDON. EXLIB. GOOD CONDITION /VERY GOOD ORIGINAL DUST JACKET PROTECTED BY MYLAR WRAP. Please see stock photo. Our jacket is VG with no library stickers on it. "This cleverly constructed story presents the neatest imaginable puzzle in detection". RARE/SCARCE.
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What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? (1960 1st Edition w/fax DJ)

by Farrell, Henry

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Published
1960
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Very Good-
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First Edition
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RARE. Used. Not an exlib item. VG-/New Facsimile DJ. WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE? 1960, Rinehart, Inc. Has Circled "R" on copyright page which indicates First Printing Thus. Pages are toning as is typical of this edition. ORIGINAL SOURCE MATERIAL FOR BLOCKBUSTER 1962 BETTE DAVIS/ JOAN CRAWFORD HORROR/THRILLER FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DIRECTED BY ROBERT ALDRICH Summary:… Read more
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4.50 From Paddington (1957, F.A. Thorpe Large Print Edition)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1957
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. LARGE PRINT EDITION. "This special large print edition is made and printed in England for F.A. Thorpe, Ulverscroft, Leicestershire." Originally published by Dodd, Mead. FIRST EDITION THUS. MISS MARPLE. Please see our accompanying stock photo which depicts a different title from this series but shows the same style binding. AGATHA CHRISTIE. 4.50 FROM PADDINGTON, AKA "WHAT MRS.… Read more
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In Cold Blood (1965 Random House Stated 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Capote, Truman

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Published
1965
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First Edition
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SCARCE. Please see our stock photo. EXLIB. ADULT CONTENT. "In Cold Blood" A true account of a multiple murder and its consequences. By author Truman Capote & CO-AUTHORED BY HARPER LEE, AUTHOR OF "TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD" Good condition/ Good- original dust jacket. A good reading copy. Book is protected in mylar wrap. Please Note: Front flap of dj… Read more
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Colour Scheme (Roderick Alleyn #12, 1943 Little, Brown)

by Marsh, Ngaio

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Published
1943
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USED. GOOD CONDITION/ NO DJ. 1943 LITTLE, BROWN FIRST EDITION. Please see our stock photos. Often regarded as her most interesting book and set on New Zealand's North Island, Ngaio Marsh herself considered this to be her best-written novel. It was a horrible death -- Maurice Questing was lured into a pool of boiling mud and left there to… Read more
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The With-Drawing Room (1980, Doubleday 1st Ed. SIGNED W/DJ)

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385171816
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THE WITH-DRAWING ROOM, A MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1980.Used. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. First or early printing thus. Good Condition/ Includes good condition unclipped $8.95 dust jacket. Features young Sarah Kelling. Will ship from United States.
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Wrack and Rune, A Peter Shandy Mystery (Signed 1st Ed. w/DJ)

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1982
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Good
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Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780385178013
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WRACK AND RUNE - A PETER SHANDY MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1982. Used First printing SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author on title page.. Good Condition/ Good condition unclipped Dust Jacket, $10.95 original price. Will ship from United States.
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Something The Cat Dragged In (A Peter Shandy Mystery) SIGNED W/DJ

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1983
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Stated First Edition
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9780385189217
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SOMETHING THE CAT DRAGGED IN - A PETER SHANDY MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1983. Used First printing. Flat-signed by author on card affixed to title page. Dark-grey textured paper boards with light-grey imprinting on spine Price intact: $11.95. Good Condition/ Includes good condition unclipped $11.95 Blue and white… Read more
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Murder for Christmas, a Poirot Story by Agatha Christie (1944 Midnite Mystery)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1944
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COPYRIGHT BY AGATHA CHRISTIE MALLOWAN: "It is Christmas Eve, and elderly Simeon Lee has invited his family home for a good old-fashioned holiday celebration. At least, that's what he told them. In fact, the old man has a mean streak, and insults each and every one of his children in turn. Later that night, he is found violently murdered in… Read more
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Spanish Blood by Raymond Chandler (1946 World/Tower Stated 1st w/DJ

by Chandler, Raymond

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Published
July, 1946
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Good
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Stated First Edition Thus
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January 1946 WORLD/ TOWER BOOKS STATED FIRST EDITION. SHORT STORIES. SPANISH BLOOD. No other volumes are included in this sale. Used. Good/Good original Dust Jacket. Pages are toned as typical for this edition. DETECTIVE MYSTERY BY RAYMOND CHANDLER author of The Big Sleep, Farewell My Lovely, The High Window, The Lady In The Lake, The Little Sister, etc .
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The Secret Of Chimneys (1941, Bodley Head 3/6 Popular Ed. W/Fax DJ)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1941
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Good-
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Popular Edition
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Christie, Agatha. Used. Good- Condition/ New Facsimile DJ. The Secret of Chimneys, copyright 1927, 1941 3/6 Popular Edition / W New facsimile DJ. INSPECTOR BATTLE. Our copy has a couple of chocolate spots on the boards. Please see our photos. Summary: "A young drifter finds more than he bargained for when he agrees to deliver a parcel to an English… Read more
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Laura (1943, Houghton Mifflin BCE W/DJ)

by Caspary, Vera

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Published
1943
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Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Caspary, Vera LAURA, 1943 HOUGHTON MIFFLIN BCE Used. Good Condition/ Acceptable Original Laura/glass globe dust jacket. Wartime Edition. Copper brown boards with black titling. Deckled page edges, light foxing. Dust jacket is worn, taped, Has been mended and cleaned up a bit since this photo was taken. "Laura is an elegant novel about outwardly elegant people—a book,… Read more
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Evvie, by Vera Caspary (1960, Harper & Brothers 1st Ed. W/Dj)

by Capsary, Vera

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Published
1960
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Evvie. (1960, Harper & Brothers Stated First Edition W/DJ) . EXLIB. Used. Good/Good condition Uncommon. Original unclipped $4.95 white DJ. Evvie, aMurder Mystery of the notorious roaring twenties. PLOT SUMMARY:"It was a time when skirts were short and hair was shingled. A time of speakeasies, hip flasks and bathtub gin. A time when Evvie Ashton,… Read more
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The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd (1926, Dodd, Mead. 1st Ed./7th W/Fax DJ)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. USED. HAS BECOME RARE. VG. NOT AN EXIB ITEM. Christie, Agatha: THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD Dodd Mead and Company, New York, 1926 First Edition stated 7TH Printing Thus December, 1926. HERCULE POIROT. An unusually nice copy. VG/ brand new, flat, facsimile dust jacket. Summary: "Considered to be one of Agatha Christie's most controversial mysteries, The… Read more
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At Bertram's Hotel (1965 Dodd, Mead 1st/2nd Pr. w/ DJ)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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633ChristieBertram Christie, Agatha (1965, Dodd Mead Stated 1st Ed. 2nd Pr. W/Dj) Used. VG/VG price-clipped Original Dust Jacket. A clean, solid copy. Summary: "An old-fashioned London Hotel is not quite as reputable as it makes out… When Miss Marple comes up from the country for a holiday in London, she finds what she's looking for at Bertram's Hotel: traditional… Read more
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Death Comes As The End (1944, G&D Reprint W/DJ)

by Christie,Agatha

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Published
1944
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Reprint
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Agatha Christie Death Comes As The End (1944, G&D Reprint W/DJ) Used. VG/G- Original DJ. Rare/ Scarce thus. DJ has large chips out of spine. Not an ex-lib item. $350.00 5 3/8 X 7 ¾."Plot summary. The novel is primarily written from the perspective of Renisenb, a young widow reacquainting herself with her family when her father Imhotep,… Read more
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The Seven Dials Mystery (Midnite Mysteries, 1944 Stated 1st)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1944
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Christie, Agatha (The Seven Dials Mystery 1944 Books, Inc. Stated 1st. Pr. Thus, ) MIDNIGHT MYSTERIES, RARE IN THIS EDITION USED. Good-/ No DJ. Black boards, gold titling on spine. Light pop bottle rings mar front board. Original copyright by Dodd, Mead 1929. Loose last gather has been neatly taped in. A clean copy.… Read more
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The Forbidden Garden (1962 Dodd Mead Red Badge Mystery W/DJ)

by Curtiss, Ursula

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Published
1962
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Book Club Edition
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Curtiss, Ursula The Forbidden Garden (1962 Dodd, Mead Red Badge Detective) Used. BCE. VG/G. Rare in the original green dust jacket. Summary: A deft and spine-chilling tale of planting trees and unwitting victims by Ursula Curtiss, mistress of the macabre.
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Danger! and Other Stories, By Arthur Conan Doyle (1919, George H. Doran 1st. Ed.)

by Doyle, A. Conan

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Published
1919
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A. Conan Doyle. Copyright 1919, George H. Doran First Edition . Used. Good/ No Dust Jacket. Not an exlib item. SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGY. Stories Included here are: Danger!, One Crowded Hour, A Point of View, The Fall of Lord Barrymore, The Horror of the Heights, Borrowed Scenes, The Surgeon of Gaster Fell, How It Happened, The Prisoner's Defence, Three… Read more
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Poirot Loses A Client aka Dumb Witness (Mercury Mystery #41, 1937)

by Mallowan, Agatha Christie

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Published
1937
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Mallowan, Agatha Christie Poirot Loses A Client aka Dumb Witness, Copyright 1937. (1937, Mercury Mystery #41, Abridged Edition. Publisher: The American Mercury, Inc. , Lawrence E Spivak, New York, NY, 1937 Original cover price 25 cents. Used. Very Good/ None issued. 5 ½ X 7 ¾. $100.00 Summary: "The story is set in Market Basing, Berkshire and centers… Read more
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