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cover of Crimes and Misfortunes: The Anthony Boucher Memorial Anthology of Mysteries

Crimes and Misfortunes: The Anthony Boucher Memorial Anthology of Mysteries

by McComas, J. Francis ( ed), Gloria Amoury, Poul Anderson, Karen Anderson, Robert Bloch, R. Bretnor, Fredric Brown, John Dickson Carr, Miriam Allen deFord, Richard Deming, Stanley Ellin, Robert L. Fish, Fletcher Flora, Joe Gores, Edward D. Hoch, John D. Mac

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
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$30.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories that were all published earlier in Alfred Hitchcock or Ellery Queen magazines. This is the first appearance of them together as one collection. Light shelf wear to the tips of the dustjacket's spine. In near fine / near fine condition.
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cover of Academy Mystery Novellas: Locked Room Puzzles # 3

Academy Mystery Novellas: Locked Room Puzzles # 3

by Greenberg, Martin H. (ed), Bill Pronzini (ed), John Dickson Carr, Bill Pronzini, Clayton Rawson, Edward D. Hoch

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
ISBN
9780897332255
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$10.00

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First paperback edition first printing of this collection of four short novels that have never before been collected. Collected here are the following: The Third Bullet by John Dickson Carr. Booktaker by Bill Pronzini. From Another World by Clayton Rawson. Day of the Wizard by Edward D. Hoch. Light edge wear. Faint reading creases to the spine. In near fine… Read more
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cover of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine April 1973

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine April 1973

by Sullivan, Eleanor ( ed ), Michael Gilbert, Ursula Curtiss, William Brittain, James Powell, Alan K. Young, William Bankier, J.J. Marric ( John Creasey ), Nicolas Freeling, Jimmie L. Nelson, Michael Talbot, Jon L. Breen, Michael Harrison, John Dickson Carr,

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Published
1973
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of 14 short stories. Collected are the following: It Never Pays to Be Clever by Michael Gilbert, A Judicious Half Inch by Ursula Curtiss, The Man Who Read G.K. Chesterton by William Brittain, The Ascent of the Grimselhorn by James Powell, To See Death Coming by Alan K. Young, My Brother's Killer by… Read more
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cover of Papa La Bas

Papa La Bas

by Carr, John Dickson

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this stand alone mystery novel. There are light lines in the lamination on the front panel of the dustjacket. Light edge wear. In very good / very good condition.
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cover of The Plague Court Murders

The Plague Court Murders

by Dickson, Carter aka John Dickson Carr

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Published
1936
Condition
Good
Edition
First UK Cheap Edition
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$150.00

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First UK cheap edition of the first novel in the Sir Henry Merrivale series. The black boards have dusty spots along the top edge of the front board. The white lettering on the spine is almost completely rubbed off. Light edge wear. No dustjacket. In good condition.
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cover of Mysterious Visions: Great Science Fiction by Masters of the Mystery

Mysterious Visions: Great Science Fiction by Masters of the Mystery

by Waugh, Charles and Martin Greenberg and Joseph Olander

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780312558666
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories by various authors. Stories by Leslie Charteris, Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle, John Dickson Carr just name a few. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition.
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cover of Patrick Butler for the Defense

Patrick Butler for the Defense

by Carr, John Dickson

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$30.00

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First edition first printing of this stand alone novel. There is a scuff mark to the front panel of the dust jacket. Both the rear and front panel of the dust jacket have a one inch closed tear. In very good / good condition.
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