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Valerie Et Le Voleur De Bicyclette

by Wolf-Dieter Von Tippelskirch And Marie-Helene Bibault

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Sparkle Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st French Edition
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Belgium: Chantecleer, 1979 "Aventures Palpitantes" As Intrepid Valerie Investigates The Theft Of Her Friends Five Speed Super Bicyclette, Translated By Marie-Helene Bibault From The 1969 German Mutzi Und Der Fahrraddieb: Eine Radtour Mit Hindernissen. Part Of A Series Written By Free Lance Writer And Mathematrician, Wolf-Dieter Von Tippelskirch, Generally Using The The Pseudonym Susan Termeulen. Very Nice… Read more
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The Secret Of Saturday Cove

by Barbee Oliver Carleton

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Sparkle Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
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CA$23.06

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New York: Holt Rinehardt, 1961 Weekly Reader 1961. This Is A Very Nice Copy Of Carleton's Book, Illustrated By Charles Geer. It Looks Like Perhaps A Bookplate Was Removed From The Inside Cover At One Point, And There Is The Kind Of Ruffing Or Pleating Of Title Page Where It Has Been Exposed To A Very Small Amount Of Moisure.… Read more
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The Bookman's Wake

by Dunning, John

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Sparkle Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780671567828
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CA$30.74

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Usa: Pocket Star, 1996 A Very Nice Copy Stated First Printing March 1996 By Pocket Star With Requisite Misprints "Pealed" And "Middel." Appears Unread With Barely Discernible Edge Wear In A Few Places At Front Spine Edge. Pages Toning. Cover Sheen. Gold Lettering And Red Bird On Front Are As New. Collectible Condition.
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Harvest Home

by Tryon, Thomas

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Sparkle Books
Published
1974
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780449020821
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CA$21.52

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U.S.A.: Fawcett Crest, 1974 Reading Copy, Fawcett Crest June 1974, Upper Right Corner Is Dog Earred For First 125 Pages. Tear To Lower Front Corner Of Cover, Light Toning.
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The Night Of The Shadow

by Grant, Maxwell

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Sparkle Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good-
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New York: Belmont, 1966 Belmont B50-725 50Cents. Very Good Minus Condition. No Reading Creases, Writing Or Marks. Lower Back Cover Has Some Tape Residue. Pages Age-Toned. Faint Trace Of Green Edge Tint On Outside Edges.
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Rock A Bye Baby Blues

by Damron, Dick

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Sparkle Books
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$19.21

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Sparwood Publishing International, 2002 Anybody Remember Dick Damron From The Central Alberta Saturday Night Dance Circuit During The 1960'S? Well He Is Still Active, And Has Even Written A Novel Or Two. This One Is In Near New Condition And It Is Signed And Inscribed (Peace & Love) By The Great Man Himself. Murder Mystery About A "Gorgeous Mexican Senorita"… Read more
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Wycliffe and the Last Rites

by Burley, W. J.

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Sparkle Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780312099466
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U.S.A.: St Martins Pr, 1993 First U.S. Edition And Printing St. Martin's 1993. Near Fine Copy In Unclipped Very Good + Dust Jacket Which Has Some Rubbing To Extremities. Black Boards With Gilt Lettering. Police Procedural, Charlie Wycliffe Series West Of England.
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The Kennedys Abroad: Ann And Peter In Israel

by Willcox, K.M.

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Sparkle Books
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Frederick Muller, 1962 First, Near Fine In Near Fine Unclipped Jacket, Very Light Wear. Frederick Muller 1962. Near New Condition In Near New Unclipped Dust Jacket. No Writing Or Marks. Front End Paper Has Wrinkle (Production Flaw). According To The Times Review On The Dust Jacket Back, This Series Of Travel And Mystery Books Will Help Make It Up… Read more
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Tor Loken and the Death of Chief Namakagon (The Chief Namakagon Trilogy)

by Brakken, James A.

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Sparkle Books
Published
2013
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781492286691
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CA$15.37

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U.S.A.: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013 Badger Valley Publishing Signed Copy Appears Unread.Fact Based Wisconsin Murder Mystery From 1886.
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The Spy in the Ointment

by Westlake, Donald E.

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Sparkle Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9789997410115
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CA$18.06

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U.S.A.: Random House, 1966 Near Fine Random House Book Club Edition In Good Dust Jacket Which Has A Phone Number Written On The Front Panel, Browning To Edges, Some Liquid Staining On Rear Panel And Slight Loss To Bottom Of Spine. Book Has Bright Green Boards With Teal Spine Titles And Top Stain, Intact Corners, No Writing Or Marks.
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Black Amber

by Whitney, Phyllis A.

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Sparkle Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Robert Hale, 1965 1St U.K., Robert Hale, 1965 Very Good Hardcover Which Has A Gouge To Rear Upper Board, In Good+ Unclipped Dust Jacket Which Has Loss To Upper Front Edge And Small Tear At Rear Upper Panel But With Attractive Wraparound Two Color Illustration. Mystery Set In 1960'S Turkey.
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The Adventures Of Holly Hobbie

by Dubelman, Richard

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Sparkle Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780440001546
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CA$17.29

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New York: Delacorte, 1980 This Is An Adventure Mystery Involving A Missing Anthropologist. Very Attractively Illustrated In Color And Black And White By Kathy Lawence A Far Cry From Most Holly Hobbie Books Encountered! Nf In Nf Clipped Dust Jacket With Slight Wrinkle To Front Interior Panel.
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Murder In Canton A Chinese Detective Story

by Gulik, Robert Van

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Sparkle Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good-
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$18.44

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London: Heinemann, 1966 Ex-Library Reading Copy In Fair To Good Condition With Dust Jacket. Stated First Printing. Usual Library Markings And Flaws. Some Damp Stain Evident In The Last 30 Pages.The Present Novel, Murder In Canton, Links Up Chronologically With The Willow Pattern. A Judge Dee Mystery Set In 7Th Century China. Illustrations By The Author. 208 Pages With A… Read more
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Futekati Et L'anniversaire De Jokari

by Nicodeme, Beatrice

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Sparkle Books
Published
2005
Condition
As New
ISBN
9782012010352
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Paris: Hachette, 2005 As New 2005 Hachette Edition In Reinforced Card Covers. The Author, Beatrice Nicodeme Writes Detective And Historical Fiction For Adults And For Children And Has Won Awards For Both. The Futekati Series Are 'Riddle Stories' And This Book Contains Four Short Ones. The Last Page Of Each Story Is Upside Down And Reveals The Solution. Condition Is… Read more
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Havana Best Friends

by Latour, Jose

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Sparkle Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780771046605
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U.S.A.: McClelland & Stewart, 2006 "Superb Atmospheric Thriller, With Its Eye-Opening Portrait Of Contemporary Stated First Printing, Apparently Unread Trade Paperback Which Has Crease To Lower Front Corner. The Author Was The Minister Of Sugar In Cuba At One Point, But Fled And Now Lives In Toronto. His Thrillers Have Been Translated Into Seven Languages.
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Phil Whyman's Dead Haunted: Paranormal Encounters and Investigations

by Whyman, Phil

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Sparkle Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781845375362
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CA$13.83

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U.K.: New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2007 "An Indispensable Guide To The Paranormal By Investigator And Member Of Living Tv's Most Haunted Team, Phil Whyman." Softcover. Former Owner Name On Title Page, Some Corner Wear And Soft Dents And Scratching To Cover Surface. Stated First Printing 2007.
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Fletch and the Widow Bradley

by McDonald, Gregory

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Sparkle Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780446909228
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New York: Warner, 1981 Stated First Printing, November 1981, This Copy Appears Unread Although There Is Some Surface Rubbing. Otherwise It Is As New. This Is One Of Edgar Winner Gregory Mcdonald's Comic-Mystery Series About Sleuth Irwin Maurice Fletcher, Who Was Played By Chevy Chase In Two Films Based On Other Novels In The Series. Mcdonald Died In 2008.
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Monsieur Pamplemousse and The Secret Mission

by Michael Bond

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Sparkle Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780340360347
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CA$23.06

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London: Hodder And Stoughton, 1984 Near Fine In Near Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket. States First Printed 1984. This Is A Series For Adults Written By Michael Bond, Creator Of Paddington Bear Whose Works Are Beginning To Show Up In Auctions. Ùit Is The Second In The Pamplemousse Series. Slight Edge Wear To Dust Jacket. Clean And Bright Blue Boards With… Read more
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Death's Jest-Book

by Hill, Reginald

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Sparkle Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780385659635
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CA$18.44

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Canada: Doubleday of Canada, 2003 Reginald Hill Is Described As ". . . Probably The Best Living Male Crime Writer In The English-Speaking World.' Andrew Taylor, Independent, From The Jacket. Stated First Printing Of The Doubleday Canada Edition, Near Fine In Near Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket. No Writing Or Marks.
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The Girl Hunters

by Spillane, Mickey

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Sparkle Books
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Dutton, 1962 This Is A Stated First U.S. Edition With No Print Details Issued By Dutton In 1962. The Author, Mickey Spillane, Was Extremely Successful In Writing And Selling His Books Which Contained An Unusual Amount Of Sex And Violence At The Time. He Played His Character, Mike Hammer, In The 1963 British Filming. The Yellow Boards With… Read more
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