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Three Blind Mice
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Three Blind Mice

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Arcade Publishing, 1990. Second printing. Ninth novel in the Matthew Hope mystery series, and it's no fairy tale. Don't be fooled by the nursery rhyme title. Defense lawyer Hope's client is accused of murdering and mutilating three Vietnamese immigrants. Very nice copy with remainder mark in fine dust jacket protected in clear, easily removable, archival polyester cover. Spine has slight cant. 293 bright, clean pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.99

Cinderella

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1986. First printing. Sixth in the Matthew Hope series, and it's no fairy tale. A cunning, twisting thriller set on Florida's Gold Coast. Stain on pages 240, 241 and 248. 252-262 very slightly wrinkled at top corner. Dust jacket rubbed, bumped at corners, small stain on front flap.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.95

Shotgun : An 87th Precinct Mystery Novel

By McBAIN, Ed

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. First Edition, 1969. Doubleday hard cover without dust jacket. Ex-library copy with tape residue, pocket scars, stamps. Canted spine. 192 tight pages. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$24.95

There Was a Little Girl

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Warner Books, 1995. First paperback printing. Fine, crisp copy. 339 pages. Eleventh in the Matthew Hope series. Matthew Hope has been shot, and his friends try to find out who wanted him dead. . First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Fine.

$2.99

AX, An 87th Precinct Mystery Novel
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AX, An 87th Precinct Mystery Novel

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. In a dark, damp cellar a man is sprawled on the concrete floor, an ax in his head. Detective Steve Carella and Cotton Hawes begin the investigation of one of the weirdest cases on record in the 87th Precinct. 192 tight but browning pages. Tape residue, pocket, etc. The nice dust jacket has a minor bottom front cornor wrinkle, no markings or stickers and is freshly Brodart protected.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$45.00

Candyland : A Novel in Two Parts
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Candyland : A Novel in Two Parts

By HUNTER, Evan, and Ed McBain

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. Fine first printing in flawless dust jacket protected in mylar. 302 pages. Two distinct writing styles from one author, the late Evan Hunter. In part one, a man alone in New York on business is caught up in sordid events; in part two, police track him down.. First Edition. Hard Cover. COLLECTIBLE MINT/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

Money, Money, Money, A Novel of the 87th Precinct
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Money, Money, Money, A Novel of the 87th Precinct

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. Steve Carella and Fat Ollie Weeks get the squeal when the lions in the city zoo get an unauthorized feeding of a young woman's body. 269 pages. Dust Jacket protected in Mylar.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.99

Mischief, A Novel of the 87th Precinct
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Mischief, A Novel of the 87th Precinct

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1993. A novel of the 87th Precinct. The Deaf Man is back! In his first appearance since Eight Black Horses in 1985, the nemesis of the 87th returns with a vengeance, zeroing in on Steve Carella. Dj slightly edgeworn.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.99

Widows, A Novel of the 87th Precinct
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Widows, A Novel of the 87th Precinct

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1991. A novel of the 87th Precinct. A beautiful young woman is found murdered in a lush penthouse apartment. The only clues are a steamy collection of erotic letters and 32 separate stab wounds. Spine has slight cant.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.99

Lullaby, An 87th Precinct Novel

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1989. Fortieth novel in the 87th Precinct series. Detectives Meyer and Carella find themselves faced with the most violent of crimes: A wealthy young couple return to their apartment to find the babysitter, and their baby, have been savagely murdered. Front end paper removed. Dj slightly edgeworn.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.99

Downtown

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: William Morrow & Co., 1991. Very nice book club copy in like-new dust jacket protected in Mylar cover. 302 fresh-as-new pages. An out-of-town businessman in New York has 24 hours to survive the wildest ride of his life.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.99

Mary, Mary
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Mary, Mary

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Warner Books, 1993. Tenth in the Matthew Hope series. Hope, the defense attorney who represents only people he believes are innocent, considers the eccentric, hard-talking Mary Barton incapable of harming a soul, but how can he prove she didn't commit the monstrous murder of three innocent young girls? Dj has some wrinkling and a tiny tear at top edge. . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.99

Snow White and Rose Red
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Snow White and Rose Red

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Mysterious Press, 1986. First Mysterious Press paperback printing. Fifth in the Matthew Hope series. Hope probes the case of a beautiful woman confined to a mental institution by a mother driven by hate. Spine creased, canted.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.

$3.99

There Was a Little Girl
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There Was a Little Girl

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Warner Books, 1994. Eleventh in the Matthew Hope series. Matthew Hope has been shot, and his friends try to find out who wanted him dead. . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.99

Rumpelstiltskin

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: The Viking Press, 1981. Second novel in the Matthew Hope series. Slight cant. Dj rubbed, curled at edges, chipped at flap himge.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

Goldilocks, A Novel About the Other Woman

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Arbor House, 1977. First novel in the Matthew Hope series. Goldilocks: the other woman, the intruder, the one who comes like a thief in the night, testing the chairs and the porridge and the beds. Sometimes she destroys a marriage. Sometimes she destroys much more. Ex-library with stamps and notations. Dj has slight soiling, chips at spine ends.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$9.99

Kiss

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Willam Morrow and Co. Inc., 1992. Trade paperback, Quality Paperback Book Club. 45th in the 87th Precinct series. Police procedural.. Book Club. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.99

Rumpelstiltskin
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Rumpelstiltskin

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Ballantine Books Inc., 1982. Second in the Matthew Hope series. Third Ballantine printing, 1985. Hope, a divorced lawyer, has a one-night stand with a rock star of the sixties, and the next day she is found brutally murdered. . Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine.

$3.99

Three Blind Mice

By McBAIN, Ed

New York: Arcade Publishing, 1990. Very nice book club copy in fine dust jacket protected in Mylar cover. Ed McBain's Matthew Hope series of novels takes place in the fictional city of Calusa, Fla. (somewhere in the vicinity of Tampa). The novels, beginning with Goldilocks, all have nursery rhyme or fairy tale titles. Three Blind Mice, ninth in the series, concerns the arrest of three Vietnamese in the rape of the wife of a wealthy land owner. As usual, Hope finds himself involved in a case that is far more complex than he bargained for. . Book Club. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99