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WHITE COMPANY, The.

By Doyle, A(rthur) Conan 1859-1930.

New York: Lovell, Coryell & Co, (1891 by United States Book Company). Spine indicates Oxford edition. (c.1891 London, 3 vols., 750 copies). Burgundy cloth. 8vo. pp. [vii], 6-483. Good/No jacket, as issued. Sunned spine, cap and corner wear, very toned pages with several edge tears, hinges starting, first section loose. Scarce early one volume reprint same year as first edition, no illustrations. Doyle's personal favorite..

$35.00

IPCRESS FILE, The.
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IPCRESS FILE, The.

By Deighton, Len b.1924.

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, (1988). Illustrated by Terry Widener color cover and one illustration in text. First thus edition. c.1962. Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces. Black washable cloth, 22k gilt double board rule and decorated and printed spine with 4 raised bands, green brick decorated end papers, aeg. 8vo. pp. 279, [1] blank, [1] colophon. As New/No jacket, as issued. Unread copy with gift inscription on series page and script address stamp artfully slanted on half-title (almost missed)..

$35.00

TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION.
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TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION.

By Poe, Edgar Allan 1809-49.

New York: Weathervane Books (Imprint Society/Crown), n.d. [August 1988 per publisher]. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (17 In Line, 12 color plates, as the London First). First thus edition. (c.1935 Harrap). Grey boards illustrated and printed black, quarter black cloth printed orange, striking b&w illustrated end papers. 4to. pp. [ii], 317, [1]. Fine/Very Good/No price in mylar. Several short closed tears and rubs at edges and folds to brilliant jacket. Twenty-five (Short Stories). ISBN: 0517202352. Oversize..

$50.00

EAST IS EAST. First US and UK Editions.
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EAST IS EAST. First US and UK Editions.

By Lathen, Emma [pseud. Mary Jane Latsis and Martha Henissart].

: Simon & Schuster/Victor Gallanzc First US/First UK edition. 2 volumes. Cloth backed pink boards, burgundy eps/Red paper covered boards. 8vo (22cm). pp. 268; 255. Near Fine/In like jacket/In mylar protector. Traces of wear to jackets; no marking or ownership. ISBN: 0671737074/ISBN: 0575051736..

$30.00

SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW.

By Hoeg, Peter.

New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, (1993). Translated by Tiina Nunnally from the Danish. Stated first (US) edition. First novel in English (c.1992, K¿benhavn, as "Fr¿ken Smillas fornemmelse for sne": c.1993, London as "Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow"). Blue boards, black quarter cloth, map eps. 8vo. pp. [vi], 453, [5] blank. Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. A beautiful copy with no flaws..

$60.00

SMILER, A Trilogy (comprising The Runaways, Flight of the Grey Goose, and The Painted Tent)
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SMILER, A Trilogy (comprising The Runaways, Flight of the Grey Goose, and The Painted Tent)

By Canning, Victor, 1911-86.

London: Heinemann, (1975). First thus edition. c.1971, 1973, 1974 (author). Red cloth, gilt print spine. Large Post 8vo (22cm). pp. [vi], 433, [1]. Fine/In like jacket/Clipped corner with publisher price sticker in mylar. Victor Miles on the run. Scarce in this condition. SBN: 434107875..

$175.00

UNDER COVER OF DAYLIGHT, A Novel.
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UNDER COVER OF DAYLIGHT, A Novel.

By Hall, James W.

New York & London: W. W. Norton, (1987). Stated First (FTP & N1) edition. First novel. Cloth backed boards, uncut fore-edge. 8vo. pp. 288. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Traces of wear to binding and jacket. ISBN 0393024849..

$35.00

RAINBOW FEATHER, The.

By Hume, Fergus.

New York: G.W. Dillingham, (1898). First US edition. Blue decorated cloth. 12mo. pp. 255, [1]. VG+/No jacket. Spine has cloth wrinkles, internally fine..

$40.00

ICE PICK.

By Baldwin, John.

New York: William Morrow, 1983. Illustrated by Terry Fehr jacket (35D6). Stated first (&N) edition. First novel. Cloth backed boards, red eps. 8vo. pp. 228. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Traces of wear to binding and jacket. Scarce first lobotomy thriller..

$30.00

BOOKMAN'S WAKE, The.

By Dunning, John.

New York: Scribner's, 1995. First edition. Brown boards, tan quarter cloth. 8vo. pp. 351. Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar..

$65.00

CHRONICLES OF SOLAR PONS.

By Derleth, August (1901-1971).

Sauk City: Mycroft & Moran, 1973. Illustrated by Frank Utpatel jacket. First edition. [4000 copies]. Holliston Black Novelex. 12mo. pp. ix, 237, [3] blank, [1] colophon. As New/VG/Unclipped price ($6.00) in mylar. Unread copy with light soil and two nicked areas to jacket. Introduction by Allen J. Hubin, Sixth and last collection of 10 Solar Pons adventures..

$35.00

EYE IN THE MUSEUM, The.

By Connington, J. J. (Alfred Walter Steward), 1880-1947.

Boston: Little Brown, January, 1930. First edition. 7/24 for Queen's University Chemistry Professor and Carnegie Research Fellow. Purple cloth. 12mo. pp. 285. VG-/No jacket. Sunned spine, edgewear, small pull on spine, bumped caps and corners..

$45.00

WHILE MY PRETTY ONE SLEEPS.

By Clark, Mary Higgins.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989. First edition. Gray boards, gray quarter cloth. Signed by author. 8vo. pp. 318. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Slight creasing to lower cap ..

$30.00

EXTERIOR TO THE EVIDENCE.

By Fletcher, J S.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, May 1923. First edition. Light gray cloth. 12mo. pp. 287. Very Good/No jacket. Edgewear caps and corners, bumped caps, slightly sunned and spotted spine..

$50.00

DEAD CITY

By Stevens, Shane.

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1973. First edition. White boards, purple quarter cloth. 8vo. pp. 324. Very Good+/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Light edgewear at caps in jacket with three small lamination ripples on front..

$70.00

CASE OF CURIOSITIES, A.

By Kurzweil, Allen.

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1992). Illustrated by Teresa Fasolina jacket painting. Stated first (&L"A") edition. First novel. Cloth backed boards, uncut fore-edge. 8vo. pp. vii, [1], 358. Postscript. Near Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Traces of wear to book and jacket. Yale graduate and Fulbright Fellow, wife anthropologist..

$40.00

MURDER IN HASTE

By Weston, Garnett.

New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1935. First edition. Yellow cloth. 12mo. pp. 310. Very Good/No jacket. Edgewear, soil..

$40.00

IN RE: SHERLOCK HOLMES. The Adventures of Solar Pons.

By Derleth, August (1901-1971).

Sauk City: Mycroft & Moran, 1945. Illustrated by Ronald Clyne jacket. First edition. [3064 copies]. Holliston Black Novelex. 12mo. pp. xv, 238, [1] colophon. Near Fine/VG/Unclipped price ($2.50) in mylar. One worn corner, light jacket soil and offset, removed tape remnants to flaps, though faint, small piece of tape remains on rear bottom jacket flap. Foreword by Vincent Starrett and a Word by Dr. Lyndon Parker. First Mycroft and Moran imprint title, Derleth juvenalia (written at 19-20 years), first 13 Solar Pons stories..

$90.00