Dell Mapbacks from Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA

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Spring Harrowing # 98

by Taylor, Phoebe Atwood

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$10.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 98 of the fourteenth novel in the Asey Mayo series. Light edge wear. There is a 1 inch deep by 1 inch wide V sticker scar on the front cover. The spine has two spots where someone reinforced it using tape. In good condition.
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Bats Fly At Dusk # 254

by Fair, A.A. aka Erle Stanley Gardner

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$15.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 254 of the seventh Donald Lam & Bertha Cool mystery. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. Earlier owner wrote a 1/2 inch tall letter P on the first coloured end page. In very good condition.
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$15.00
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Where There's Smoke # 275

by Sterling, Stewart

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$15.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 275 of this stand alone mystery novel. Light edge wear. First coloured end page is missing a 1/4 inch by 1 1/2 inch long chip. Earlier owner wrote in pen 10 cents on the first coloured end page. In very good condition.
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$15.00
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Sailor, Take Warning! # 155

by Roos, Kelley

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$12.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 155 of the fourth novel in the Haila and Jeff Troy series. Light edge wear. A small amount of paper loss at the tips of the spine. In very good condition.
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$12.00
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Jewels for a Shroud # 614

by De Steiger, Walter

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1952
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$6.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 614 of this stand alone mystery novel. Tape reinforcement to the tips of the spine. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine and covers. In fair condition.
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$6.00
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Hidden Ways # 67

by Van De Water, Frederic F.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1944
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$6.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 67 of this stand alone mystery novel. Tape reinforcement to the tips of the spine. The front cover has a 1/2 inch squared spot where I suspect there was a sticker scar. Someone coloured in the sticker scar and rewrote the author's name. In fair condition.
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$6.00
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She Walks Alone aka Wish You Were Dead # 430

by McCloy, Helen

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1950
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$10.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 430 of this stand alone mystery novel. Also published later under the title Wish You Were Dead. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine and covers. Someone earlier wrote 15 in marker on the front cover. In fair condition.
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$10.00
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The Glass Triangle # 81

by Coxe, George Harmon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1945
Condition
Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$8.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 81 of the fifth novel in the Kent Murdock series. Light spine slant. Light reading creases to the spine and covers. In good condition.
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$8.00
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Murder with Pictures # 441

by Coxe, George Harmon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1950
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$8.00

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Reprint # 441 of the first novel in the Kent Murdock series. This is a reprint of Dell Mapback # 101. Light reading creases to the spine and front covers. Someone wrote the number 15 on the front cover in marker. The last three pages are all missing the bottom outside corner no text is effected. In fair condition.
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$8.00
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Nobody Wore Black aka Death of a Fellow Traveller # 579

by Ames, Delano

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
Item Price
$35.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 579 of the fourth novel in the Dagobert Brown series. Also published under the title Death of a Fellow Traveller. A bibliomystery in the sense that Dagobert Brown is married to mystery novelist Jane Hamish. He is living in a "Spy Period" to help her with her newest novel when murder strikes. Light edge… Read more
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$35.00
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Wolf In Man's Clothing # 136

by Eberhart, Mignon G.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
Item Price
$8.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 136 of the sixth novel in the Sara "Sally" Keate series. Light edge wear. In very good condition.
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$8.00
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The Man Next Door # 161

by Eberhart, Mignon G.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
Item Price
$10.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 161 of this stand alone mystery novel. Slight spine slant. Sun fading to the lettering on the spine. Light reading creases to the spine. In good condition.
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Speak No Evil aka Strangers in Flight # 25

by Eberhart, Mignon G.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1944
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
Item Price
$6.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 25 of this stand alone mystery novel. Also published under the title Strangers in Flight. Light edge wear. There is a 1/2 inch deep by 1/4 inch wide V chip missing from the covers rear panel. Light spine slant. Page 27 has a tape repair to a 2 inch tear. In poor condition.
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$6.00
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Haunted Lady # 814

by Rinehart, Mary Roberts

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1955
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$12.00

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Reprint # 814 of the fourth novel in the Nurse Hilda Adams series. Published earlier as Dell # 361. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine and covers. Tape reinforcement to both tips of the spine. In good condition.
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$12.00
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Fact Detective Mysteries # 332

by Swanberg, W.A. ( editor )

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$12.00

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First edition first printing # 332 of this collection of short true crime stories taken from the pages of Inside Detective and Front Page Detective. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. Moderate rubbing to the surface of the spine. In very good condition.
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$12.00
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Wake for a Lady # 345

by Roden, H.W.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$8.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 345 of the fourth novel in the Johnny Knight and P.I. Sid Ames series. Moderate edge wear. Tape reinforcement to the bottom tip of the spine. Light creasing to the covers. On the first page and the table of contents pages there is a light moisture ring. In fair condition.
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$8.00
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One Angel Less # 247

by Roden, H.W.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$8.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 247 of the third novel in the Johnny Knight and P.I. Sid Ames series. Moderate edge wear. Tape reinforcement to both tips of the spine. Moderate rubbing to the surface of the rear cover. In good condition.
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$8.00
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Too Busy to Die # 349

by Roden, H.W

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$8.00

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Reprint # 349 of the second novel in the Johnny Knight and P.I. Sid Ames series. Reprints Dell # 185. Moderate edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine and covers. In fair condition.
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$8.00
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You Only Hang Once # 102

by Roden, H.W.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
Item Price
$10.00

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First paperback edition first printing # 102 of the first novel in the Johnny Knight and P.I. Sid Ames series. Moderate edge wear. Light crease to the top outside corner of the rear cover. In very good condition.
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$10.00
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They Can't All Be Guilty # 401

by Heberden, M.V.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$12.00

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First Dell Mapback edition first printing # 401 of the thirteenth novel in the Desmond Shannon series. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the front cover and spine. There is a black spot of soiling on the rear cover. In good condition.
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$12.00