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THE CANVAS DAGGER

by REILLY, Helen

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Published
1956
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First printing
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New York: Random House. 1956. First printing. Hardcover. Grey boards. VG clean and unworn copy. Jacket has a chip to upper inner corner of front panel, VG otherwise. ; Octavo .
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THE BANK WITH THE BAMBOO DOOR

by HITCHENS, Dolores

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Published
1965
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First printing
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New York: Simon & Schuster. 1965. First printing. Hardcover. Black cloth. Light spots to red top page edges, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has ink price by hand on front flap, VG+ otherwise. ; Octavo .
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THE WHISTLING SHADOW

by SEELEY, Mabel

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Published
1954
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First printing
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New York: Doubleday. 1954. First printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Spine lightly sunned; text paper lightly toned, page edges yellowed, VG otherwise. Jacket has some rubbing, slight spine sunning, still VG. Set in Columbus, Georgia, and Minneapolis. ; Octavo .
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MURDER IS THE PAY-OFF

by FORD, Leslie

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Published
1951
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First printing
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New York: Scribner's. 1951. First printing. Hardcover. Green on khaki boards. Rear endpapers have light remains of labels and small bit of rubber stamp ink; yellowing to page edges; near fine otherwise. Price-clipped black jacket has rubbing and small chips to spine ends, small bits of red ink to rear flap; small tear to front panel; still… Read more
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THIS IS THE CASTLE

by FREELING, Nicholas

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Published
[1969]
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First US printing
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New York: Harper & Row. [1969]. First US printing. Hardcover. Cloth and boards. Small ding to lower edge of front boards, bit of sunning to blue top page edges, near fine otherwise in a VG+ jacket. ; Octavo .
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THE ARTFUL EGG

by McCLURE, James

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Published
[1985]
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First US; First Printing
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New York: Pantheon. Fine in Fine dust jacket. [1985]. First US; First Printing. Hardcover. Cloth and boards. Another well-written Kramer (Boer police lieutenant) and Zondi (Zulu police sergeant) crime novel. A good look at social interactions in apartheid South Africa.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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THE COMPLETE ENTERTAINMENTS. Illustrated by Geoff Grandfield (6 Volume Set)

by Greene, Graham

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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London: Folio Society. Very Good. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Two tiny light spots on very lightly darkened spines, else fine. Slipcase has minoir use, VG; Six volumes, light blue pictorial cloth stamped in black and yellow. VG. An attractive set. Includes Stamboul Train, A Gun for Sale, The Confidential Agent, The Third Man, and Our Man in… Read more
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THE MISTLETOE MURDER and other stories

by JAMES, P.D.

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Published
2016
Edition
First US printing
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New York: Knopf. 2016. First US printing. Hardcover. Cloth and boards. Fine copy. Jacket has faint soiling to rear panel, else fine.; 12mo .
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THE JAMES BOND DOSSIER

by AMIS, Kingsley (Ian Fleming)

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Published
1965
Edition
First printing
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$50.00

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London: Cape. 1965. First printing. Hardcover. Octavo, black boards. Slight yellowing to text and page edges, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has light rubbing to spine ends and flap folds; a few tiny nicks; light yelowing to white portions of spine; VG+ otherwise, attractive. .
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THE CONFIDENTIAL AGENT

by GREENE, Graham

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Published
1954
Edition
First of this edition
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London: The Vanguard Library. 1954. First of this edition. Hardcover. Light brown cloth. Text paper yellowed as always, else fine, with ink ownershiip signature of author Leon Rooke. Thin dust jacket (art by Biro) is heavily repaired internally with old cellotape; chips to spine ends and upper inner corner of front panel; small hole to edge of… Read more
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NIGHT VISION

by WHITE, Randy Wayne

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Published
2011
Edition
First printing
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New York: Putnam. 2011. First printing. Hardcover. Covers a wee bit splayed, else fine in fine jacket.; Octavo .
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THE GREAT LEADER: a faux mystery

by HARRISON, Jim

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Published
2011
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First printing
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New York: Grove Press. 2011. First printing. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. Fine in fine jacket. A blackly comic take on the mystery novel. ; Octavo .
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ROBICHEAUX

by BURKE, James Lee

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Published
2018
Edition
First printing
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New York: Simon & Schuster. 2018. First printing. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. Fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo .
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DEATHV COMES FOR THE FAT MAN

by HILL, Reginald

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Published
2007
Edition
First Canadian issue
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada. 2007. First Canadian issue. Hardcover. Black boards. Fine in fine jacket. Dalziel and Pascoe crime novel. ; Octavo .
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UP IN HONEY'S ROOM

by LEONARD, Elmore

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Published
2007
Edition
First printing
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New York: Morrow. 2007. First printing. Hardcover. Red and cream boards. Fine in fine jacket.; Octavo .
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NINE DRAGONS

by CONNELLY, Michael

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Published
2009
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First printing
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New York: Little, Brown. 2009. First printing. Hardcover. Black boards. Very nearly fine in like jacket. A Harry Bosch novel. ; Octavo .
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COMEBACK

by STARK, Richard (pseud. of Donald E. Westlake)

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Published
1997
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First printing
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New York: Mysterious Press. 1997. First printing. Hardcover. Black boards. Fine copy. Jacket has a creases to flaps, else fine. A Parker novel. ; Octavo .
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THE DARK TUNNEL. With a new introduction by Bill Pronzini

by MacDONALD, Ross

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Published
1980
Edition
First of rhis edition
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Boston: Gregg Press. 1980. First of rhis edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth. Fine in fine jacket. Author's first crime novel, originally published in 1944 under his real name, Kenneth Millar. Millar was born in Los Gatos, California, to Canadian partents and grew up in Canada, eventually living near Kitchener, Ontario. He took his BA from Western … Read more
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LITTLE GREEN: an Easy Rawlins mystery

by MOSLEY, Walter

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Published
2013
Edition
First printing
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New York: Doubleday. 2013. First printing. Hardcover. Green and black boards. Fine in fine jacket, no remainder mark. Easy and Mouse cruise the mean streets of Los Angeles in 1967 looking for a young black man who disappeared during an acid trip.; Octavo .
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THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS

by HARRIS, Thomas

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Published
1988
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First printing
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New York: St. Martin's Press. 1988. First printing. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. Very light damp stain to lower fore edges and to upper inner top page edges (no penetration into text margins), else fine in fine jacket, flap price intact. Hannibal Lecter at his gruesome best duels with Clarice Starling, novice FBI agent. Basis of the memorable… Read more
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