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Jimmy Hoffa's Hot

by Martin, John Bartlow

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this novel that looks into the conflict between Bobby Kennedy and Jimmy Hoffa. Light reading creases to the spine and slight spine slant. in very good condition.
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$10.00
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Debrett's Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother

by Garner, Valerie

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780863503726
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this look at the life of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother. In fine / fine condition.
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$15.00
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Mennonite in a Little Black Dress

by Janzen, Rhoda

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition later printing
ISBN
9780805089257
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$10.00

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First edition fifth printing of the first novel by this author. A memoir of a woman who suffers from a car serious car accident and in the same week her husband of 15 years leaves her for another man. In fine / fine condition.
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The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival

by Vaillant, John

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780307397140
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this novel about the survival of the Siberian Tiger. In fine / fine condition.
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Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

by Okrent, Daniel

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition later printing
ISBN
9780743277020
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$10.00

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First edition seventh printing of this novel that was featured in the Ken Burns documentary Prohibition. In fine / fine condition.
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Queen Elizabeth: The Queen Mother: The Official Biography

by Shawcross, William

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Canadian edition first printing
ISBN
9780002008051
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$20.00

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First Canadian edition first printing of the official biography of Queen Elizabeth. Light shelf wear to the tips of the book's spine. Light yellowing to the white boards from someone handling the book. In very good / very good condition.
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The Innocent Man

by Grisham, John

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780385517232
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this true crime novel that became the 2018 Netflix television show. In near fine / near fine condition.
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Grumbles From the Grave

by Heinlein, Robert A.

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First paperback edition first printing
ISBN
9780345369413
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$8.00

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First Mass Market Paperback edition first printing of this collection of letter by the author about various subjects and to various people. There is a light wave to the book due to improper storage. In very good condition.
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$8.00
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Wisdom and Strength

by Watson, Peter

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780385184496
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$10.00

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First US edition first printing of this biography of a Renaissance Masterpiece. In fine / fine condition.
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$10.00
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In the Lion's Court

by Wilson, Derek

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780091801182
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of this historical account of the lives of the sixth Thomases - The advisers of King Henry VIII. Light shelf wear. Light tanning to the pages. In near fine / near fine condition.
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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded August 27, 1888

by Winchester, Simon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780066212852
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$12.00

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First US edition first printing of the non fiction account of the events surrounding the eruption of Krakota. In fine / fine condition.
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$12.00
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Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe

by Donald, David Herbert

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780316189521
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of this biography of Thomas Wolfe. The author won a Pulitzer Prize for best biography for this novel. There is a small 1/4 inch closed puncture to the dustjacket's front panel at the edge of the spine. The head of the spine has a 1/4 inch closed tear. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / very… Read more
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Death at the Priory

by Ruddick, James

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780871138323
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$12.00

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First US edition first printing of this novel about a case at which has baffled English historian and amateur sleuths alike. In fine / fine condition.
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The Massey Murder

by Gray, Charlotte

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9781443409230
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this true crime novel about the murder of Charles "Bert" Massey. Light edge wear. There is a thin line of colour bleeding from the front board onto the reverse side of the dustjacket's front panel. Earlier owners name stamp and date on the first free end page. In very good / very good condition.
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The Train Robbers

by Read, Piers Paul

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780397012831
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$12.00

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First US Edition first printing of this true crime novel. The top edge of the dust jacket has some light edge wear. In very good / very good condition.
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$12.00
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Brideshead Benighted aka Another Voice - An Alternative Anatomy of Britain

by Waugh, Auberon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US edition first printing
ISBN
9780316926492
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$15.00

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First US edition first printing of this collection of articles by this author that were originally published in The Spectator. Published in the same year in the UK under the title Another Voice - An Alternative Anatomy of Britain. Price clipped otherwise in fine / fine condition.
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The Meaning of Everything

by Winchester, Simon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780198607021
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this non fiction novel about the story of the Oxford English Dictionary. In near fine / near fine condition.
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The Map That Changed The World

by Winchester, Simon

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780060193614
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$40.00

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First edition first printing of this non fiction novel about the life of William Smith the father of modern geology. The dustjacket folds out into a map. Inscribed by the author on the title page. "For Mary - .! Simon Winchester." I can't make out what he has written sorry. In fine / fine condition.
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The Missing Macleans

by Hoare, Geoffrey

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of this true crime novel which brings attention to the disappearance of Donald Maclean. Geoffrey Hoare was a friend of the Macleans and this is written before the truth about Donald Maclean became public knowledge in 1956. There is a 1/2 inch semi closed tear along the top edge of the dustjacket's front panel. Two small… Read more
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King Charles II

by Fraser, Antonia

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780297775713
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of this account of the life of King Charles II. Light edge wear. There is a light crease that runs through the inside front summary panel of the dustjacket. In very good / very good condition.
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