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Death is a Lonely Business

by Ray Bradbury

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Riley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Book Club.
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$8.21

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London: Guild Publishing, 1986. Binding is black cloth with gilt letteron spine minor bump to base of spine. In the great tradition of Chandler and Hammett this book is a carnival of extraordinary characters - a classic mystery, a love story, and a nostalgic evocation of a time and place. The time is 1949. In Venice, California, they are tearing… Read more
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Fishhead: The Darker Tales of Irvin S. Cobb

by Irvin S. Cobb

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Riley Books
Published
2017
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780993288869
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$27.35

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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2017. Brand new copy in fine condition. Contains fourteen of Irvin S. Cobb's darker stories: Fishhead, The Escape of Mr Trimm, The Gallowsmith, Mr Lobel's Apoplexy, The Unbroken Chain, The Second Coming of the First Husband, Masterpiece, January Thaw, Cabbages and Kings, We Can'y All Be Thoroughbreds, Queer Creek, Ace, Deuce, Ten Spot, Joker, Balm… Read more
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Fishhead: The Darker Tales of Irvin S. Cobb

by Irvin S. Cobb

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Riley Books
Published
2017
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New
Edition
First Edition.
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9780993288869
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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2017. Brand new copy in fine condition. Contains fourteen of Irvin S. Cobb's darker stories: Fishhead, The Escape of Mr Trimm, The Gallowsmith, Mr Lobel's Apoplexy, The Unbroken Chain, The Second Coming of the First Husband, Masterpiece, January Thaw, Cabbages and Kings, We Can'y All Be Thoroughbreds, Queer Creek, Ace, Deuce, Ten Spot, Joker, Balm… Read more
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Fishhead: The Darker Tales of Irvin S. Cobb

by Irvin S. Cobb

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Riley Books
Published
2017
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition.
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9780993288869
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$27.35

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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2017. Brand new copy in fine condition. Contains fourteen of Irvin S. Cobb's darker stories: Fishhead, The Escape of Mr Trimm, The Gallowsmith, Mr Lobel's Apoplexy, The Unbroken Chain, The Second Coming of the First Husband, Masterpiece, January Thaw, Cabbages and Kings, We Can'y All Be Thoroughbreds, Queer Creek, Ace, Deuce, Ten Spot, Joker, Balm… Read more
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Tough Guys

by Adrian Cole

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Riley Books
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
First.
ISBN
9780993574221
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$13.66

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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2016. Fine, as new copy. In stock now, straight from the publisher. Adrians latest collection, Tough Guys, contains three previously unpublished novellas and a short. Based on the title theme, these four works are completely different in subject matter and tone. There is, of course, A Nick Nightmare story herein, Wait for the Ricochet, in… Read more
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Into the Dark

by Andrew Jennings

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Riley Books
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
First.
ISBN
9780993574252
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$13.66

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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2016. As new, fine copy of this novel. In stock now, straight from the publisher. Andrew Jennings' horror crime noir novel Into the Dark is Parallel Universe's nineteenth book. "There's a serial killer at loose in London. Janice, who has a chronic fear of the dark, stumbles into a relationship with the man who may… Read more
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Fishhead: The Darker Tales of Irvin S. Cobb

by Irvin S. Cobb

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Riley Books
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
First.
ISBN
9780993574245
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$13.66

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Oswaltwistle Lancashire: Parallel Universe Publications, 2016. As new, fine copy. In stock now, straight from the publisher. During his lifetime Irvin S. Cobb was one of the most celebrated writers in American literature, though nowadays he is almost forgotten, apart perhaps from his Lovecraft connection. Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb was born in Paducah, Kentucky on the 23rd June, 1876. His father,… Read more
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A Sour Apple Tree

by John Blackburn

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Riley Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fair
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$3.42

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U K: Penguin, 1963. green covers. The covers are uncreased. Wear to the base of the spine. 155 pages. browning lightly to the edges. Good reading copy.. Soft Cover. Fair. Crime Fiction.
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The Bone Bed

by Patricia Cornwell

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Riley Books
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
Audio Book
ISBN
9781445849515
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$13.68

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UK: Audiogo, 2012. Complete and unabridged recording of this book, narrated by Lorelei King. 10 x CD. Running time 10 hours 55 minutes. In an as new condition.. Audio Book. Fine. Fine. Crime Fiction.
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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Riley Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780863076787
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$4.10

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UK: Marshall Cavendish, 1992. Fine copy. Colour illustration attached to front covergilt lettering and border to front board and spine, with marbled endpapers.. Hard Back. Fine. Crime - Fiction.
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The Mortal Sickness: a Lydmoutrh Mystery

by Andrew Taylor

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Riley Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780340617113
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$20.51

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1995. 294 pages. Some mild tanning to the pages due to age.. First. Hard Back. Near Fine/Near Fine. Crime - Fiction.
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Elephants Can Remember

by Agatha Christie

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Riley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
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$2.74

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London: The Companion Book Club, 1973. Blue faux leather boards with gilt banding to the spine and corners. Bright gilt title to the spine. 251 clean firm pages. No jacket as published.. Hard Back. Very Good. Crime Fiction.
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Sleeping Murder - Miss Marple's Last Case

by Agatha Christie

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Riley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good
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$3.08

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BCA, 1976. Clean blue boards with a gilt title to the spine. 205 pages. The jacket has some edgewear to the top edge and is now protected in removable milar clear book covering.. Hard Back. Good/Good. Crime - Fiction.
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Father's Music

by Dermot Bolger (editor) Roddy Doyle, Anne Enright, Hugo Hamilton, Jennifer Johnston, Joseph O'connor, Colm Toibin

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Riley Books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780006550402
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$4.79

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Flamingo, 1998. No creases to the covers or to the spine. 388 very tight pages. This book looks to be unread.. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by Jon Berkeley. Fiction.
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Super Sleuth ! a Casebook of Crimes to Solve

by Falcon Travis

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Riley Books
Published
1982
Condition
Poor
ISBN
9780340268162
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$1.71

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London: Knight Books, 1982. One crease to the back cover. 128 pages which are browning. Shelf wear. Name to the back page. Reading copy only.. Mass Market Paperback. Poor. Child / Teenage.
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The Live of the Savages

by Robert Edric

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Riley Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781848631137
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$16.41

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Hornsea, England: PS Publishing, 2010. One minor bump to top of spine, otherwise fine. Unread copy.. First. Pictorial Hard Cover. Near Fine. Crime Fiction.
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Dancing with the Virgins

by Stephen Booth

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Riley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
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$5.47

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U K: BCA, 2001. A very good copy of this book. No creases to the jacket. 407 clean firm pages.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Crime Fiction.
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Inspector Ghote Breaks an Egg

by H. R. F. Keating

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Riley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Poor
ISBN
9780002313490
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$4.10

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London: Collins Crime Club, 1970. Red boards with a gilt title to the spine. Ex-library copy with library atamps. ffep missing. 221 pages. The jacket is clean with some wear to the top of the spine. Reading copy.. Hard Back. Poor/Fair. Crime Fiction.
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The Venice Train

by Georges Simenon (translated By Alastair Hamilton

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Riley Books
Published
1974
Condition
Fair
Edition
First British
ISBN
9780241024973
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$16.41

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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1974. An ex-library copy of this book. Withdrawn stamp. ffep missing. tape remains to inner board and lighter to inner back board. Very clean bright blue boards with a gilt title to the spine. 152 pages. The jacket is clean and in good condition as it has been removed from the library plastic cover. Slight 'lean' to… Read more
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Broken Bodies

by June Hampson

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Riley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780752874661
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$6.84

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London: Orion, 2007. Very clean black boards with a red title to the spine. 321 pages. The jacket is also very clean.. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. Crime Fiction.
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