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Silver Pigs

Silver Pigs

by Lindsey Davis

Lindsey Davis now writes full time. She is the author of eleven Falco novels and one historical love story, A Course of Honour. Two For the Lions won the first CWA Ellis Peters Historical Dagger.From the Hardcover edition.
North Star Conspiracy

North Star Conspiracy

by Miriam Grace Monfredo

Miriam Grace Monfredo, a former librarian and a historian, lives in Rochester, New York. This is the seventh Seneca Falls Mystery. A previous Seneca Falls Mystery, The Stalking-Horse, was chosen by the Voice of Youth Advocacy as one of 1998’s best adult mysteries for young adults and received a “best” review in Library Journal’s young adult section.
The Heretic's Apprentice

The Heretic's Apprentice

by Ellis Peters

Hot Springs

Hot Springs

by Stephen Hunter

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Arms Of Angels

by Stephen Hunter

Historical Mystery Books & Ephemera

Hard Times

Hard Times

by Charles Dickens

Bantam, New York. 14th paperback printing. Condition: Very good, light edge and corner wear, small crease at top corner, spine has very light crease, price sticker and light creases on rear cover."My satire is against those who see figures and averages, and nothing else," proclaimed Charles Dickens in explaining the theme of this classic novel. Published in 1854, the story concerns one Thomas Gradgrind, a "fanatic of the demonstrable fact," who raises his children, Tom and Louisa, in a stifling and arid... Read more
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Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen

Penguin Classics, London, 1987. Later printing. Condition: Good, light edge and corner wear, slight creasing on cover, scuffing at spine.'The more I know of the world, the more am I convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I require so much!'Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willoughby she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Meanwhile... Read more
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The Nautical Chart

The Nautical Chart

by Perez-Reverte, Arturo; Peden, Margaret Sayers

Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Pub., 2001. Very slight shelf/edge wear.. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$10.25
Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

by William Shakespeare

Penguin, New York, 1983. 11th paperback printing in this edition. Condition: Good, edge and corner wear, scuffing, spine crease, price sticker on rear cover, previous owners name on inside front cover, some underlining. Well read copy.The work of the world's greatest dramatist in authoritative texts edited and with commentary by outstanding scholars.
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CA$2.95
Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

by Charles Dickens

Modern Library, New York. 7th trade paperback printing. Condition: Very good, light edge and corner wear, slight wear at spine edges.A gripping portrayal of London's dark criminal underbelly.The story of Oliver Twist - orphaned, and set upon by evil and adversity from his first breath - shocked readers when it was published. After running away from the workhouse and pompous beadle Mr Bumble, Oliver finds himself lured into a den of thieves peopled by vivid and memorable characters - the Artful Dodger,... Read more
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The Music of the Spheres

The Music of the Spheres

by Redfern, Elizabeth

E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Putnam Pub Group, 2001. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/New/Very Fine/New in Mylar. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$7.85
CRUEL AS THE GRAVE

CRUEL AS THE GRAVE

by Penman, Sharon K

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt and Company,, 1998. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/New/Very Fine/New in Mylar. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$8.85
The Moche Warrior : An Archaeological Mystery (Archaeological Mystery Ser.)

The Moche Warrior : An Archaeological Mystery (Archaeological Mystery Ser.)

by Hamilton, Lyn

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Berkley Publishing Group,, 1999. . Signed by Author. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$22.67
TWO FOR THE LIONS

TWO FOR THE LIONS

by Davis, Lindsey

New York, New York, U.S.A.: The Mysterious Press,, 1999. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/As New/Fine/As New in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$8.45
NEVERMORE: A Novel

NEVERMORE: A Novel

by Schechter, Harold

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pocket Books,, 1999. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$9.85
SILVER PIGS

SILVER PIGS

by Davis, Lindsey

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, , 1989. The first Marcus Didius Falco mystery.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition First Printing. Cloth-Black. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$1,425.00
The Celtic Riddle : An Archaeological Mystery

The Celtic Riddle : An Archaeological Mystery

by Hamilton, Lyn

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Berkley Publishing Group,, 2000. Signed by Author. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$26.75
The First Woman Doctor

The First Woman Doctor

by Rachel Baker

Scholastic Inc., New York, 8th paperback printing. Condition: Good, edge wear and corner bumps, spine nicks and creasing, creasing on covers, previous owners name and scribbling on inside front cover. Well read.A biography of a strong and dedicated woman who successfully worked for the recognition of women in the field of medicine in both the United States and Great Britain.
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CA$2.95
Falconer and the Great Beast : A Medieval Oxford Mystery (Medieval Oxford Mysteries Ser.)

Falconer and the Great Beast : A Medieval Oxford Mystery (Medieval Oxford Mysteries Ser.)

by Morson, Ian

New York: Saint Martin's Press, LLC,, 1999. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$16.95
Caligula and Three Other Plays

Caligula and Three Other Plays

by Albert Camus

Vintage V-207, New York. Later printing. Condition: Near fine, very light edge and corner wear, light sunshadow.This English edition includes the plays Caligula, The Misunderstanding (Le Malentendu), State of Siege (L'État de siège), and The Just Assassins (Les Justes).
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CA$5.95
Entered from the Sun : The Murder of Marlowe

Entered from the Sun : The Murder of Marlowe

by Garrett, George P

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday Publishing,, 1990. . First American Edition, 1st Print.. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$13.87
MURDER MOST MEDIEVAL

MURDER MOST MEDIEVAL

by Greenberg, Martin H. And John Helfers

Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A.: Cumberland House, , 2000. "Noble Tales Of Ignoble Demises". First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$15.50
THE LAST SHERLOCK HOLMES STORY

THE LAST SHERLOCK HOLMES STORY

by Dibdin, Michael

London: Jonathan Cape , 1978. Wrap around art cover by Tom Adams.. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Price Clipped.
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$279.00
The Jupiter Myth

The Jupiter Myth

by Davis, Lindsey

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Mysterious Pr, 2003. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$15.38
THE QUEEN'S MAN

THE QUEEN'S MAN

by Penman, Sharon K

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt and Company,, 1996. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/New/Very Fine/New in Mylar. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$9.85
Sharpe's Havoc: Richard Sharpe and the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809

Sharpe's Havoc: Richard Sharpe and the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809

by Cornwell, Bernard

New York: HarperCollins, 2003. Tight, crisp and never been read.. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/New/Very Fine/New in Mylar. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$13.45
DEATH OF THE DUCHESS

DEATH OF THE DUCHESS

by Eyre, Elizabeth

New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich,, 1992. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Fine/Fine in Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$21.45
An Unpardonable Crime

An Unpardonable Crime

by Taylor, Andrew Jr

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Hyperion Books, 2004. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$11.50
The Etruscan Chimera : An Archaeological Mystery

The Etruscan Chimera : An Archaeological Mystery

by Hamilton, Lyn

New York: Berkley Publishing Group,, 2002. . First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound Book. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$15.95
The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose

by Umberto Eco

Warner, New York, 11th paperback printing. Condition: Good, edge and corner wear, creasing along spine, slight bowing, well read book.The year is 1327. Benedictines in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate. When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turns detective. His tools are the logic of Aristotle, the theology of Aquinas, the empirical insights of Roger Bacon—all sharpened to a... Read more
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