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Third Girl

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of the thirty fifth novel in the Hercule Poirot series. Light edge wear to the top edge of the dustjacket. There is a small 1/2 inch closed tear. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition.
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine June 1965

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine June 1965

by Rawson, Clayton (ed), Charlotte Armstrong, Patrick Quentin, Marjorie Riddell, Arthur Porges, Ellery Queen, John Jakes, Jack Luzaatto, Harry Harrison, Agatha Christie, Katherine Dunham, Lawrence Treat, Henry T. Parry, Meredith Roberts

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Published
1965
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Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of 1 novelet, 1 short novel and 9 short stories. Collected are the following: The novelet: Protector of Travelers. The short novel: The Lady Had Nine Lives by Patrick Quentin. The short stories: Herbert's Gone A-Fishing by Marjorie Riddell, The Indian Diamond Mystery by Arthur Porges, The Gettysburg Bugle by Ellery Queen, Unc… Read more
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Closed Casket

by Hannah, Sophie, Agatha Christie

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Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780062458827
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$12.00

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First US edition first printing of the second novel in the Hercule Poirot series written by this author. Remainder marked otherwise in fine / fine condition.
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cover of Death in a Desert Land

Death in a Desert Land

by Wilson, Andrew

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Published
2019
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9781501197451
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$10.00

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First US edition first printing of the third novel in the Agatha Christie series. A bibliomystery. Published in the US as a paperback original, released in the UK as a hardcover. Light edge wear. Light reading creases. Remainder marked otherwise in very good condition.
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cover of The Agatha Christie Who's Who

The Agatha Christie Who's Who

by Toye, Richard

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Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
First Canadian edition first printing
ISBN
9780002166164
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$20.00

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First Canadian edition first printing of the this reference novel that catalogues 2000 characters from the Agatha Christie world. This is a hardcover review copy with Collins Toronto label on the first coloured free end page. There is a light wrinkle in the lamination on the front cover. Light toning to the edges of the dustjacket. Not price clipped but… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1976

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1976

by Sullivan, Eleanor (ed), Ruth Rendell, Hugh Pentecost, Avram Davidson, Bruce M. Fisher, C.B. Labrid, S.L. Burns, Joyce Harrington, Agatha Christie, Robert Bloch, S.S. Rafferty, Patricia Highsmith, Edward D. Hoch

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Published
1976
Condition
Fair
Edition
First edition first printing
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of 12 short stories. Collected here are the following: You Can't Be Too Careful by Ruth Rendell, The Dark Gambit by Hugh Pentecost, Crazy Old Lady by Avram Davidson, Ricochet by Bruce M. Fisher, Gold Widow by C. B. Labrid, The Man in 13-B by S.L. Burns, The Season Ticket Holder by Joyce… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine June 1976

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine June 1976

by Sullivan, Eleanor (ed), Evan Hunter, Agatha Christie, Bill Pronzini, Barry N. Malzberg, Jon L. Breen, Robert L. Fish, William Brittain, Mary Diamond, Jack Kelly, Lillian de la Torre, S.S. Rafferty, Barry Perowne, Edward D. Hoch

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of 12 short stories. Collected here are the following: What Happened to Annie Barnes? by Evan Hunter, The Love Detectives by Agatha Christie, Problems Solved by Bill Pronzini & Barry N. Malzberg, $106,000 Mud Bunny by Jon L. Breen, The Patsy by Robert L. Fish, Mr. Strang Battles a Deadline by William Brittain,… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine December 1976

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine December 1976

by Sullivan, Eleanor (ed), Barbara Callahan, Bill Pronzini, S.S. Rafferty, Joyce Harrington, Robert Edward Eckels, Douglas Shea, S.N. Farber, Joanna L. Estep, Agatha Christie, Kelly H. Blau, David Ely, Hugh Pentecost, Edward D. Hoch

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Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of 13 short stories. Collected here are the following: November Story by Barbara Callahan, Sweet Fever by Bill Pronzini, The Christmas Masque by S.S. Rafferty, The Two Sisters by Joyce Harrington, The Last of the Breed by Robert Edward Eckels, Advice Unlimited by Douglas Shea, The Great Dormitory Mystery by S. N. Farber,… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine May 1971

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine May 1971

by Sullivan, Eleanor ( ed ), Mr. X, Lawrence Treat, Lael J. Littke, James Holding, O. Henry, Florence V. Mayberry, Paul Thielen, Robert McNear, E.E. Roberts, Jon L. Breen, Lois Garcia, Agatha Christie, Edward D. Hoch, William Brittain

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Published
1971
Condition
Fair
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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of 14 short stories. Collected are the following: The Will-O'-The Wisp Mystery by Mr. X, Jackpot by Lawrence Treat, The Bantam Phantom by Lael J. Littke, Mystery Fan by James Holding, TictocQ, The Great French Detective by O. Henry, The Beauty in that House by Florence V. Mayberry, Where There's a Will by… Read more
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cover of Hickory Dickory Dock aka Hickory Dickory Death

Hickory Dickory Dock aka Hickory Dickory Death

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
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First edition first printing
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$65.00

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First edition first printing of the thirtieth novel in the Hercule Poirot series. Also published as Hickory Dickory Death. Spine fading to the dustjacket. There is a 1/4 inch of paper missing from the bottom edge of the dustjacket's spine. Earlier owners name plate on the first glued down end page. Price clipped otherwise in very good / fair condition.
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cover of Passenger to Frankfurt

Passenger to Frankfurt

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780002311212
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$50.00

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First edition first printing of this stand alone mystery novel. Light edge wear. This book is notorious for suffering spine fade. A lot of copies the lettering on the spine is completely faded white. This copy has only light spine fading. The author's name is still present. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition.
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine September 1973

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine September 1973

by DiRienzo, Constance (ed), Issac Asimov, Edmund Crispin, William Brittain, Ron Goulart, J.J. Marric ( John Creasey ) Jacob Hay, Norah Lofts, Gary Brandner, Ira Solet, Vincent James, Rod Reed, James Powell, Agatha Christie, Robert L. Fish, Ruth Rendell, Edw

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Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of sixteen short stories. Collected are the following: A Warning to Miss Earth by Isaac Asimov, The Pencil by Edmund Crispin, Mr. Strange Follows Through by William Brittain, The Laughing Chef by Ron Goulart, Gideon and the Park Vandal by J.J. Marric aka John Creasey, Stoltzfuss' Revenge by Jacob Hay, The Man on… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1973

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1973

by DiRienzo, Constance (ed), Ngaio Marsh, Robert Edward Eckels, Isaac Asimov, John Dickson Carr, Agatha Christie, Patricia Highsmith, R.R. Irvine, Theodore Mathieson, Julian Symons, Ron Goulart, Anthony Gilbert, Edward D. Hoch

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Published
1973
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Good
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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of twelve short stories. Collected are the following: Chapter and Verse by Ngaio Marsh, Bread Upon the Waters by Robert Edward Eckels, The Biological Clock by Isaac Asimov, Stand and Deliver! by John Dickson Carr, The Cornish Mystery by Agatha Christie, The Baby Spoon by Patricia Highsmith, Lobster Shift by R.R. Irvine, Thomas… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine December 1968

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine December 1968

by Rawson, Clayton (ed), George Harmon Coxe, Hugh Pentecost, John Pierce, Rhona Petrie, William Brittain, Celia Fremlin, Agatha Christie, Berkely Mather, Lawrence Treat, Jerome L. Johnson, Josh Pachter, Richard M. Gordon

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of one short novel, ten short stories and one verse. Collected are the following: Short Novel - The Appearance of Truth by George Harmon Coxe. The Short Stories - Pierre Chambrun and the Black Days by Hugh Pentecost, A Child's Garden of Profits by John Pierce, Such a Long Time After by Rhona… Read more
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cover of Challenge to the Reader

Challenge to the Reader

by Queen, Ellery

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Published
1940
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Very Good
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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories by various authors. Ellery has changed the names of the charters and the authors to see if the reader can figure out who they are. The answer is presented at the end of each story. Light edge wear. Light dust soiling to the edges of the boards. No dustjacket. In… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1966

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1966

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Erle Stanley Gardner, Charlotte Armstrong, Victor Canning, Miriam Allen deFord, Arthur Porges, Agatha Christie, Henry T. Parry, W.B. Yeats, James Hoding, Michael Innes, Edward D. Hoch, Kathryn Gottlieb

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Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First Appearance
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First appearance first printing of this collection of one short novel and eleven short stories. The New Detective Short Novel is The Clue of the Hungry Horse by Erle Stanley Gardner which originally was published in 1947 in the novel Two Clues. The Detective Short Stories: The Splintered Monday by Charlotte Armstrong, To Whoever Finds This by Victor Canning, Nameless… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1967

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1967

by Queen, Ellery (ed), James Yaffe, Agatha Christie, Ellery Queen, Richard Deming, Hugh Pentecost, Charles Dickens, George Simenon, William Brittain, Donald E. Westlake, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Joseph Mathewson, Margery Allingham, Frank Sisk, Princess Zawa

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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First Appearance
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First appearance first printing of this collection of short stories. 10 new stories 5 reprinted stories. Collected are the following: Detective Short Stories: Mom and the Haunted Mink by James Yaffe, Miss Marple and the Golden Galleon by Agatha Christie, The Adventure of Abraham Lincoln's Clue by Ellery Queen, The Jolly Jugglers, Retired by Richard Deming, The Monster of Lakeview… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1962

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1962

by Queen, Ellery (ed), StanleyEllin, Agatha Christie, Rick Rubin, Clarence Budington Kelland, Youngman Carter, James Holding, Lloyd Biggle, Jr., Norman Daniels, H.C. Neal, Robert Pickering, Pat Wallace Latner, John O'Hara

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Published
1962
Condition
Good
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First Appearance
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$10.00

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First Appearance first printing of this collection of 12 short stories. Collected here are the following: Winner of A Second Prize: The Question My Son Asked by Stanley Ellin. Detective Stories: The Time Hercule Poirot Failed by Agatha Christie, Alpine Assignment by Rick Rubin, The Inconspicuous Man by Clarence Budington Kelland, The Most Wanted Man in the World by Youngman… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1965

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1965

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Hugh Pentecost, Erle Stanley Gardner, Michael Innes, Arthur Porges, Charles McIntosh, Cathie Haig Star, Agatha Christie, Lawrence Treat, Ellery Queen, Joe Gores, M.L. Dunn, Joan D. Ladd

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Published
1965
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Appearance
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First appearance first printing of this collection of one Detective Novel, two Double Feature, five Short stories, two Halloween Stories and two First Stories. Collected here are the following: New Detective Novel complete: Jericho and the Silent Witness by Hugh Pentecost. Double Feature: Getting Away with Murder by Erle Stanley Gardner, Death as a Game by Michael Innes. Detective Short… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1965

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1965

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Hugh Pentecost, Erle Stanley Gardner, Michael Innes, Arthur Porges, Charles McIntosh, Cathie Haig Star, Agatha Christie, Lawrence Treat, Ellery Queen, Joe Gores, M.L. Dunn, Joan D. Ladd

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Published
1965
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Appearance
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$10.00

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First appearance first printing of this collection of one Detective Novel, two Double Feature, five Short stories, two Halloween Stories and two First Stories. Collected here are the following: New Detective Novel complete: Jericho and the Silent Witness by Hugh Pentecost. Double Feature: Getting Away with Murder by Erle Stanley Gardner, Death as a Game by Michael Innes. Detective Short… Read more
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