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The Last Run South
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The Last Run South

By Hiscock, Robin

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. Stated First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. "First American Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 242 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of suspense set aboard an old cargo ship bound for South America.

$20.00

HARD AGROUND
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HARD AGROUND

By Hall, James W

New York: Delacorte Press, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with maroon cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no previous owner markings. Signed by author on half-title page. 360 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$25.00

Flash Point
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Flash Point

By Gilbert, Michael

New York: Harper & Row, 1974. Stated First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine . "First U.S. Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean red boards with clean blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no previous owner markings. 218 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), no tears, faintest hint of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A disturbing and entertaining political suspense novel.

$25.00

The Night Hawk
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The Night Hawk

By Cory, Desmond

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1969. Stated First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. "First Printed 1969" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold letteirng on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 189 pgs. Clean jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, hint of very light edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Psychological thriller involving a scholar-assassin.

$20.00

Shadow on the Hearth
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Shadow on the Hearth

By Merril, Judith

Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1950. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. 277 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, hint of very light soiling near bottom edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality myalr cover. A tense, prophetic novel of one woman's world, after an atomic bomb falls on New York. 8vo. Fiction.

$50.00

The Color of Green
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The Color of Green

By Kaufman, Lenard

New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1956. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean decorated boards with clean green cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Small spot of very light surface rubbing to lower right corner of front board, barely noticeable. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 280 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, very lightly soiled with a few very shallow small edge chips, mostly at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction.

$12.00

The Da Vinci Code
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The Da Vinci Code

By Brown, Dan

New York: Doubleday & Co., 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine. Clean black boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Small bump to one corner tip; very slight surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight, no cracking, with very slight lean. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper. 454 pgs. April 2003 First Edition and full number line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 on copyright page. "DOUBLEDAY/New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland" on the title page. All first edition, first printing points present, including mis-spelling of "skitoma" on pg. 243. Correct first edition book size: 9 1/2" by 6 1/4" by 1 3/8". Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, slight vertical crease to front inside flap.

$50.00

Harbor of the Little Boats
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Harbor of the Little Boats

By Huntsberry, William

New York - Toronto: Rinehart & Co., 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Very clean blue boards with yellow and white lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Slightly browned pages are clean; clean endpapers with no writing or marks. Very light hint of surface wear to spine corners. 244 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, very slight wear to top/base of spine, slight surface wear to edges. Large black and white photograph of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Mystery.

$20.00

Force 10 from Navarone
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Force 10 from Navarone

By MacLean, Alistair

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., 1968. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square. Slight hint of surface wear to corners. Clean, crisp, bright red endpapers. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 274 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped and is clean and bright with slight hint of surface wear to top/base of spine and corners. Very minor shallow chipping to top of spine. Black and white photo and short biography of author on rear flap. Jacket design by Norman Weaver. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.Fiction.

$12.00

The Sino-Variant
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The Sino-Variant

By Ind, Allison

New York: David McKay, 1969. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. First Edition. Clean unfaded red boards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 306 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, tiny shallow chips at top spine corners and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction.

$12.00

Stopover: Tokyo
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Stopover: Tokyo

By Marquand, John P.

Boston/Toronto: Little Brown, 1957. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading, no fraying, shadows of tape marks at top and bottom of rear board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 313 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, with slightest hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Suspense novel featuring Mr. Moto set in Tokyo. 8vo. Fiction.

$45.00

Ride a Pale Horse

By MacInnes, Helen

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Stated First Edition (first printing, with full letter line on copyright page). Clean gray boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 355 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, corner clip to top inside front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A gripping novel of suspense involving political assassination, blackmail, forgery, violence and murder. 6" x 8-1/2". Fiction.

$10.00

The Rare Adventure
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The Rare Adventure

By Fergusson, Bernard

New York: Rinehart & Co., 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean black boards with orange and white lettering on spine. Hint of slight wear to top and bottom spine edge, corners are sharp. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight tanning). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Publisher's emblem on copyright page, indicating first printing. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A fine British adventure/intrigue novel set in the Middle East.

$12.00

The President's Plane is Missing
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The President's Plane is Missing

By Serling, Robert J.

Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1967. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 297 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with mere hint of edge wear and small piece of clear tape at top edge of dustjacket spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction.

$15.00

The Curve of the World
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The Curve of the World

By Stevens, Marcus

New York: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Stated First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean yellow boards with rust orange spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Slight bumping to spine edges, corners are sharp. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 302 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A pilot makes an emergency landing in the Congo and rebels seize his aircraft. Suddenly he's lost in a world where no rules apply and with no apparent way out.

$10.00

The Powder Barrel
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The Powder Barrel

By Haggard, William

New York: Ives Washburn, Publisher, 1965. Stated First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Stated First American Edition. Clean unfaded orange boards with black lettering on spine. Tiny bump to base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 184 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of slight edge wear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of political intrigue set in the Middle East. 8vo. Fiction.

$30.00

Code Z
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Code Z

By Swerdlow, Joel

New York: G. P. Putnam's, 1979. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition, signed by the author. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "For Jan - Thanks for the hospitality - Joel Swerdlow - Jan' 79". 275 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Code Z: an unpublicized federal statute empowering the President to step aside during national crises in favor of a specially trained "crisis manager." A provocative and disturbing novel about power and paranoia, three critical hours in Washington, D.C. when the President relinquishes his bower to a brilliant, highly trained agent of the CIA.

$25.00

Eight Days
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Eight Days

By Fielding, Gabriel

New York: William Morrow, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names or bookplates. 370 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, slightest faint hint of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of suspense and intrigue set in an international zone on the northern tip of Africa. The zone is a law unto itself; violence and blackmail the order of the day. William Chance, a prison doctor and recent convert to Catholicism, comes for a holiday into this highly charged atmosphere. 6" x 8-1/4". Fiction.

$30.00

Foamers
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Foamers

By Berson, Jon

New York: Scribner, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean red boards with clean gray spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 383 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one very short closed edge tear at top of rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of suspense about a train fanatic who masterminds high-profile train accidents. Approx 8" x 6". Mystery.

$15.00

The Assassins
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The Assassins

By Teilhet, Hildegarde Tolman

Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1946. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Original book club review pamphlet laid in. 272 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket with price intact, unchipped, with two short closed edge tears at base of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of intrigue and espionage in postwar China. Approx 8" x 6". Fiction.

$10.00

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