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Short Money

by Hautman, Pete

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780684802114
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of author's first novel. One 1/4 inch closed tear at front base of spine. Remainder mark otherwise in near fine / near fine unread condition.
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Andromche, or, The Inadvertent Murder

by Monteilhet, Hubert

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780671206628
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$15.00

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First US edition first printing of this English translation of this French author's novel. Published in France in 1967 translated into English and published in the US in 1970 and then in the UK in 1971. Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in very good / good condition.
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The Mortal Nuts

by Hautman, Pete

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780684810003
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of the third novel in the Joe Crow, Sam O'Gara, Axel Speeter and Tommy Fabian series. Remainder mark otherwise in near fine / near fine unread
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$10.00
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Ring Game

by Hautman, Pete

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780684832425
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of the fourth novel in the Joe Crow, Sam O Gara, Axel Speeter, and Tommy Fabian series. Remainder mark otherwise in near fine / near fine unread condition.
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Mulligan's Pirates

by Stanford, Don

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Inscribed by the author on the first free end page. It says "For Ratch Wallace with best wishes Davey Jones ( + Don Stafford ) Brantford 4/73." There is a small 1/2 inch stain to the bottom edge of the book. Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in good… Read more
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The Whispering Master # 726

by Gruber, Frank

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
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$10.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 726 of the twelfth novel in the Johnny Fletcher series. Heavy tanning to the pages. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. In good condition.
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The Violent World of Parker # 6 : Run Lethal aka The Handle

by Stark, Richard

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First thus
ISBN
9780425024799
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$20.00

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First Berkley Medallion edition first printing of the sixth novel in the Parker series in The Violent World of Parker collection. Originally published under the title The Handle in 1966. Alan Grofield makes an appearance. A hint of edge wear. In near fine condition.
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Round the Clock at Volari's # s1145

by Burnett, W.R.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1961
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$20.00

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First edition first printing # s1145 of the fifteenth novel by Burnett. Edge wear. Reading creases to the spine and front cover. In fair condition.
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The Girl With the Long Green Heart # k1555

by Block, Lawrence

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1965
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$30.00

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First edition first printing # 151 of this noir novel. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Moderate spine slant. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. Earlier owners name neatly written along the top edge of the first summary page. In good condition.
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$30.00
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Final Score

by Grogan, Emmett

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780030140419
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of the first fictional novel by this author. Heavy tanning to the pages. Light rubbing to the dustjacket. Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in good / good condition.
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The Burglar Who Thought He Was Bogart

by Block, Lawrence

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780525940166
Item Price
$15.00

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First edition first printing of the seventh novel in the Bernie Rhodenbarr series. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Light edge wear. There is a pen head sized stain on 162 and 163. In very good / very good condition.
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$15.00
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What's So Funny?

by Westlake, Donald E.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2007
Condition
New
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
ISBN
9780446582407
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$15.00

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Advance Reading Copy of the fourteenth novel in the John Dortmunder series. In fine unread condition.
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Florida Straits

by Shames. Laurence

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780671749330
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of the first mystery novel by this author. Remainder marked otherwise in near fine / near fine condition.
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The Gondola Scam

by Gash, Jonathan

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780312338282
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$10.00

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First US edition first printing of the eighth novel in the Lovejoy series. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition.
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Get Shorty

by Leonard, Elmore

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780385301411
Item Price
$800.00

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First edition first printing of the first novel in the Chili Palmer series. Made into the 1995 movie of the same name starring John Travolta and Rene Russo. SIGNED by Elmore Leonard on the title page then SIGNED by John Travolta on the half title page. John Travolta signed the book at the 2019 Fan Expo in Toronto. Originally they… Read more
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$800.00
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The Magnificent Hoax aka Judy of Bunter's Building

by Oppenheim, E. Phillips

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1936
Condition
Good
Edition
First Canadian edition first printing
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$30.00

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First Canadian edition first printing of this novel that was also published under the title Judy of Bunter's Building. Has US Little Brown dustjacket on Canadian version of the book. Not price clipped but there is not a price on the front summary flap which is common with Canadian book printed else where. Dustjacket has a 1 inch tear to… Read more
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Mulligan's Pirates

by Stanford, Don

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of the first novel by this author. Inscribed by the author on the title page. It says "A light frivolous read for David xxxxx best wishes - Don Stanford '83." Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition.
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Slam the Big Door

by MacDonald, John D.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Uncorrected Page Proofs
ISBN
9780892961900
Item Price
$20.00

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Uncorrected Page Proofs of this stand alone thriller. Originally published in 1960 as a paperback original. This is the Proof for the 1987 Hardcover version. Someone clipped the top outside corner of the front cover. In very good condition.
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Barren Harvest

by Nelson, C.M.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$25.00

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First edition first printing of the only mystery novel by this author. There is a 3 inch close tear that starts at the head of the spine front corner and end towards the center of the dustjacket's rear panel. Heavy rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. Heavy tanning to the pages. Price clipped otherwise in good / fair condition.
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The Devil Wears Wings

by Whittington, Harry

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK edition first printing
Item Price
$50.00

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First UK edition first printing of this thriller novel. There are two 1/4 inch closed tears to the front outside corners. Two 1/4 inch V chips to the top and bottom corners of the spine on the front edge. There is a inch long sticker scar and stain on the front cover under the author's name. Price clipped otherwise in… Read more
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$50.00