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cover of THE TORTURE TRUST - Secret Agent X

THE TORTURE TRUST - Secret Agent X

by House, Brant (house name used here by Paul Chadwick)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1966
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Very Good-
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First Edition
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California: Corinth Publications, 1966. 160 pp. Please note, this is a very thin book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be lower than normal. Corinth book CR-122. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the covers and spine; not store stamped. A previous owner has written "Paul Chadwick" on the title… Read more
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cover of THE TORTURE TRUST - Secret Agent X Book (1) One

THE TORTURE TRUST - Secret Agent X Book (1) One

by House, Brant (house name used here by Paul Chadwick)

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Published
1966
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Very Good-
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First Edition
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California: Corinth Publications, 1966. 160 pp. Please note, this is a very thin book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be lower than normal. Corinth book CR-122. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the covers and spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Robert Bonfils.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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cover of ON THE RUN

ON THE RUN

by Cate, Dick

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780333143650
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London: Macmillan - Topliners, 1974. 128 pp. Please note, this is a very thin book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be lower than normal. Edge and corner wear with a faintly creased spine; no interior markings. This story collection contains: Going to the Dogs; The Cock o' the North; and… Read more
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cover of THE PARTISAN

THE PARTISAN

by Watson, Simon

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780140308679
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Middlesex, England: Puffin Books, 1976. 124 pp. Please note, this is a very thin book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be lower than normal. Lightly rubbed on the corners with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Wraparound cover art by David Smee. When he had to face the challenge of… Read more
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cover of WHEN THE LION FEEDS; THE DIAMOND HUNTERS; EAGLE IN THE SKY; GOLD MINE

WHEN THE LION FEEDS; THE DIAMOND HUNTERS; EAGLE IN THE SKY; GOLD MINE

by Smith, Wilbur

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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London: Heinemann Octopus - Peerage Books, 1987. 790 pp. Please note, this is a very heavy book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be higher than normal. Burgundy boards lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; yellow endpapers. All four titles in a single volume: When the Lion Feeds;… Read more
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cover of A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES - A Matthew Scudder Adventure

A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES - A Matthew Scudder Adventure

by Block, Lawrence

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781783295623
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London: Hard Case Crime - Titan Publishing, 2014. 412 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with some faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The cover features Liam Neeson in a scene from the movie, which was directed by Scott Frank in 2014, starring Liam Neeson as Matt Scudder, along with Laura Birn, Dan Stevens, David Harbour… Read more
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cover of THE MYSTERY BOYS AND THE CHINESE JEWELS

THE MYSTERY BOYS AND THE CHINESE JEWELS

by Powell, Van (pen name used by A. Van Buren Powell)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Cleveland and New York: World Syndicate Publishing, 1931. 288 pp. Black cloth decorated with yellow on the front panel and spine; red upper edge. Chipping on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks and chips around the edges; short tear with associated creasing along the upper edge of the front panel; no interior markings; hinges… Read more
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cover of THE BUTCHER'S WIFE (Sha Fu)

THE BUTCHER'S WIFE (Sha Fu)

by Ang, Li (pen name used by Shih Shu-tuan) (translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt and Ellen Yeung)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780865472532
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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1986. 142 pp. Gray cloth lettered in silver on the spine; red endpapers; headband. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Dustjacket art by Laurie Anderson. A young Taiwanese peasant woman, brutalized by her pig-butcher husband, a victim of a patriarchal, superstitious society who is… Read more
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cover of THE GOLDEN SCORPION

THE GOLDEN SCORPION

by Rohmer, Sax (pen name used by Arthur Sarsfield Ward)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780854682263
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London: Tom Stacey, 1972. 250 pp. Green boards lettered in silver on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name inside. Four men have died mysteriously, each a genius in his own field. The only clue to the murderous puzzle: a carved gold scorpion. Behind the horror is… Read more
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cover of THE DEVIL DOCTOR - Fu Manchu

THE DEVIL DOCTOR - Fu Manchu

by Rohmer, Sax (pen name used by Arthur Sarsfield Ward)

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good+
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First Printing - First Thus
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London: Tom Stacey, 1973. 253 pp. Green boards lettered in silver on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The familiar sounds of London rumbled around them, the stars shone above a peaceful stretch of common, passers-by went about their normal business but Nayland Smith and Petrie were on… Read more
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cover of THE WOUNDS OF HUNGER

THE WOUNDS OF HUNGER

by Spota, Luis (translated by Barnaby Conrad)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1961. 208 pp. Penguin Book 1623. Edge and corner wear with some minor creasing on the spine; some darkening on the covers; initialled by a previous owner on the front endpaper. Cover art by Charles Raymond. This won the Ciudad de Mexico in 1949. The story of an aspiring matador.... First… Read more
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cover of BRINGING DOWN THE AIR PIRATE

BRINGING DOWN THE AIR PIRATE

by Westerman, John F. C.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Ward Lock and Company, 1938. 253 pp. Red cloth decorated in gray on the front panel and spine. The dustjacket is worn at the corners with three short tears on the lower edge; presentation plate on the front free endpaper; slight foxing.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 12mo.
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cover of MEL WEBB ON THE DANGER TRAIL - with - MEL WEBB AND THE MOUNTAIN RESCUE

MEL WEBB ON THE DANGER TRAIL - with - MEL WEBB AND THE MOUNTAIN RESCUE

by Palmer, Bernard

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802435224
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Chicago: Moody Press, 1972. 127 pp. Please note, this is a very thin book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping might be lower than normal. Both titles in a single volume: Mel Webb on the Danger Trail and Mel Webb and the Mountain Rescue. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine;… Read more
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cover of THE MAN WITH THREE FINGERS

THE MAN WITH THREE FINGERS

by Donovan, J. (James) B.

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Kingfisher Books, 1959. 184 pp. Red boards lettered in black on the spine. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. Cover and frontispiece by L. F. Lupton. When that solitary flyer crashed in the mountains, they closed the files on him. International police heaved a sigh of relief -… Read more
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cover of THE GOLDEN TOTEM - A Novel of Modern Alaska

THE GOLDEN TOTEM - A Novel of Modern Alaska

by Willoughby, Barrett

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1945. 315 pp. Blue cloth with a small orange pictorial and orange lettering on the front panel; lettered in orange on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with a faint crease on the left side of the front panel; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; slight discolouration… Read more
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cover of FLASHY FISTS - A Boxing Novel

FLASHY FISTS - A Boxing Novel

by Norday, Michael

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Vixen Press, 1955. 183 pp. Black boards lettered in yellow on the spine. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and short tears around the edges; price intact; no interior markings.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
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cover of FROM PILLAR TO POST

FROM PILLAR TO POST

by Hadath, Gunby (John Edward)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1949
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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London: Collins Clear Type Press, 1949. 256 pp. Blue boards with a silver pictorial on the front panel; decorated in silver on the spine. Some chipping with a few short tears around the edges of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. A tale of the rivalry between the ancient foundation of Pillar, hidebound with traditions, and the… Read more
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cover of LOST ISLAND

LOST ISLAND

by Hall, James Norman

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Boston: Atlantic Little Brown, 1944. 212 pp. Probably the First Book Club Edition. Green cloth decorated in dark green on the front panel and spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. Dj art by George F. Kelley. Life in a tropical paradise when war erupts.... Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very… Read more
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cover of A VIKING OF THE SKY - A Story of a Boy Who Gained Success in Aeronautics

A VIKING OF THE SKY - A Story of a Boy Who Gained Success in Aeronautics

by McAlister, Hugh

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Akron, Ohio: Saalfield Publishing, 1930. 252 pp. Blue boards with a small black pictorial and black lettering on the front panel; decorated in black on the spine; headband. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some nicks around the edges; small green ink mark on the lower left of the front panel; slightly faded on the spine;… Read more
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cover of THE PENALTY AREA - A Soccer Novel

THE PENALTY AREA - A Soccer Novel

by Morris, Stanley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1932. (iv) 261 pp. Actually undated - circa 1932. Orange cloth with a black pictorial and black lettering on the front panel and spine. Light edgewear with a short tear on the lower right corner of the front panel; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Dj art by Van Jones;… Read more
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