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The Sudden Disappearance of the Worker Bees
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The Sudden Disappearance of the Worker Bees

by Quadruppani, Serge, and Casa, Delia (Translated by)

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ISBN 13
9781611458404
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1611458404
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First English Translation edition first printing of the first novel in the Commissario Simona Tavianello series. Translated from French. In fine / fine unread condition.
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Death Before Launching
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Death Before Launching

by Quartermain, H. J.

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Advance Proof of this author's only crime novel. Light reading creases to the front and back covers and to the spine. In very good condition.
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To The Queen's Taste
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To The Queen's Taste

by Queen, Ellery

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First UK edition first printing of this collection of short stories. Included are stories by Dashiell Hammett, Craig Rice and Christopher Morley just to mention a couple. Light edge wear and the book looks a bit grubby from being handled over the years. No dust jacket. In good condition.
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The New Adventures of Ellery Queen
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The New Adventures of Ellery Queen

by Queen, Ellery

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First Pocket Book edition twelfth printing #134 of this collection of short stories. Someone tape reinforced the tips of the spine. There is a small spot of sticker scar at the edge of each strip of tape. Earlier owners name on the first end page and on the rear cover. In good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1964
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine March 1964

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Erle Stanley Gardner, Stanley Ellin, Arthur Proges, Leo Damore, Cornell Woolrich, E.L. Price, Ed Dunmonte, Lawrence Treat, Agatha Christie, Barry Perowne, Julian Symons, J.F. Peirce, Fletcher Flora, Mildred Clingerman, George Sumner Al

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First appearance first printing of this collection of one short novel and 14 short stories by various authors. Collected are the following : Detective Short Novel - A Man is Missing by Erle Stanley Gardner. Crime Short Stories - The Great Persuader by Stanley Ellin, The Unsolvable Crime by Arthur Porges, High Stakes by Leo Damore, Working is for Fools by Cornell Woolrich, Point of No Return by E.L. Price, The Third Wednesday of the Month by Ed Dumonte. Detective Short Stories: H As In Homicide by Lawrence Treat, The Quickness of the Hand by Agatha Christie, Papa Tral's Harvest by Barry Perowne, The Humdrum Murder by Julian Symons, The Lonely Ones by J.F. Peirce, Six Reasons for Murder by Fletcher Flora. Mystery Stories: The Watcher in the Dream by Mildred Clingerman, Ghost in the House by George Sumner Albee. The Agatha Christie story was originally published under the title Problem at Sea. The Gardner story was originally published in 1946. Page 97 was a 1 inch chunk missing from it's outside edge.… Read more
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine January 1963
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine January 1963

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Dorothy Salisbury Davis, Victor Canning, Margery Allingham, Melville Davisson Post, Charles B. Child, Paul W. Fairman, Baynard Kendrick, Ed Lacy, Edgar Lustgarten, William North Jayme, Edward Forbes, Ring Lardner

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First appearance first printing of this collection of 12 short stories by various authors. Collected are the following: Winner of a Second Prize - By the Scruff of the Soul by Dorothy Salisbury Davis. Detective Stories: The Carnation Anniversary by Victor Canning, Murder Under the Mistletoe by Margery Allingham, Dead Man's Gloves by Melville Davisson Post, The Holy Day Crimes by Charles B. Child, Wally and the Country Cousin by Paul W. Fairman, A Club From Bing Crosby by Baynard Kendrick. Crime Stories: The Frozen Custard Caper by Ed Lacy, Forbidden Fruit by Edgar Lustgarten. EQMM "First Stories" - I Will Please Come to Order by William North Jayme, The Man Who Heard Whispers by "Edward Forbes". Department of Famous Literary Figures - Stop Me - If You've Heard This One by Ring Lardner. There is a 3/4 inch chunk missing from the base of the covers' spine. In good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine February 1964
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine February 1964

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Philip Wylie, Charlotte Armstrong, Robert Twohy, Robert L. Fish, Lord Dunsany, Florence V. Mayberry, Theodore Strugeon, Holly Orth, Davis Grubb, Nicholas Blake, Edward D. Hoch, Mark Van Doren, Andrew Garve, William Baldwin

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First appearance first printing of this collection of one short novel and 14 short stories by various authors. Collected are the following : Detective Short Novel - The Blizzard Murder Case by Philip Wylie. Run - If You Can by Charlotte Armstrong, The Victim of Coincidence by Robert Twohy, The Adventure of the Final Problem by Robert L. Fish, The Shop that Exchanged Evils by Lord Dunsany, Motion Picture in Mrs. Leister's Mind by Florence V. Mayberry, Holdup A La Carte by Theodore Sturgeon, The Loves in George's Life by Holly Roth, You Never Believe Me by Davis Grubb, Long Shot by Nicholas Blake, The Perfect Time for the Perfect Crime by Edward D. Hoch, The Wild Thing by Mark Van Doren, Who Would Steal a Mail Box? by Andrew Garve. EQMM "First" and "Second" Stories - The Last Man Aboard by William Baldwin and The Ring of a Telephone by William Baldwin. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the surface of the covers. In fair condition.
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Ellery Queen's awards. Twelfth series : the winners of the twelfth annual short-story contest...
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Ellery Queen's awards. Twelfth series : the winners of the twelfth annual short-story contest sponsored by Ellery Queen's mystery magazine

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Avram Davidson, B.J.R. Stolper, Alvin Pevehouse, Charlotte Armstrong, Robert Bloch, ray Chesson, Dorothy Salisbury Davis. Stanley Ellin, Charles Green, Rufus King, Thomas Kyd, Hugh Pentecost, Pat Stadley, F.L. Wallace, Manly Wade

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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories by various authors. Winners of the Annual Short Story Contest. Light edge wear. A tanning to the complete cover. There is a tiny chip out of the surface of the front dust jacket panel next to Dorothy Salisbury Davis' name. In good / good condition.
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The Murderer is a Fox # 2517
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The Murderer is a Fox # 2517

by Queen, Ellery

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First Pocket Book edition fifth printing # 2517 of the seventeenth novel in the Ellery Queen series. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. In very good condition.
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The Tragedy of Errors
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The Tragedy of Errors

by Queen, Ellery

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Selected Facismile Pages (in Reduced Size) of a Draft
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This is a selected facsimile pages (in Reduced Size) of a Draft of this short story. Showing corrections and revisions of the detailed plot outline of the final Ellery Queen novel that was never published. This is the first and only separate edition of this Draft limited to 250 copies. In fine unread condition.
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Wife or Death
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Wife or Death

by Queen, Ellery

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First edition first printing
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First edition first printing (# 4703 ) of this paperback original. Light edge wear and light reading creases to the spine. In very good condition.
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The Queen's Awards 1947
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The Queen's Awards 1947

by Queen, Ellery

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First edition first printing of this collection of short stories by various authors. Contains the short story "The Widow's Walk" by Jack Finney which was his first published story. Rubbing to the surface of the boards. Gives the book a grubby look. Light edge wear. No dust jacket. In good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine September 1962
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine September 1962

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Harold R. Daniels, Mark Van Doren, Gerald Kersh, Ellery Queen, Henry Slesar, Hugh Pentecost, Ursula Curtiss, Joan S. Richter, M. Brett-Surman, Sanora Babb, Ben Hecht

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First appearance first printing of this collection of 10 short stories and one novelette. Collected are the following: Winner of the Second Prize: Inquest on a Dead Tiger by Harold R. Daniels. Detective Stories: This Other Honor by Mark Van Doren, The Unkillable Man by Gerald Kersh, Mind Over Matter by Ellery Queen, Mr. Justice by Henry Slesar, Cop's Job to Know by Hugh Pentecost. Detective - Suspense Novelette: Tiger by the Tail by Ursula Curtiss. Short Story Workshop: Two "First Stories" by Joan S. Richter, Not a Bit Like Television by M. Brett-Surman. Tale of The Preternatural: Taht Presence Out There by Sanora Babb. Department of Famous Literary Figures: Miracle of the Fifteen Murders by Ben Hecht. Both the Curtiss and the Hecht stories are republications. Light rubbing to the surface of the cover. Two small moisture stains to the front cover. A moderate crease dog ears the bottom corner of the rear cover. In good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1962
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine November 1962

by Queen, Ellery (ed), StanleyEllin, Agatha Christie, Rick Rubin, Clarence Budington Kelland, Youngman Carter, James Holding, Lloyd Biggle, Jr., Norman Daniels, H.C. Neal, Robert Pickering, Pat Wallace Latner, John O'Hara

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First Appearance first printing of this collection of 12 short stories. Collected here are the following: Winner of A Second Prize: The Question My Son Asked by Stanley Ellin. Detective Stories: The Time Hercule Poirot Failed by Agatha Christie, Alpine Assignment by Rick Rubin, The Inconspicuous Man by Clarence Budington Kelland, The Most Wanted Man in the World by Youngman Carter. Crime Stories: The Photographer and the Undertaker by James Holding, Death in His Eyes by Lloyd Biggle, Jr., Father Keough's Decision by Norman Daniels, The Pegasus Pilfer by H.C. Neal. EQMM 'First Stories": A Lesson in Logic by Robert Pickering, Trouble House by Pat Wallace Latner. Department of Famous Literary Figures: The Public Career of Mr. Seymour Harrisburg by John O'Hara. The Christie story was published earlier under the title The Chocolate Box and the O'Hara story is a reprint. There is a inch long split between the front cover and the spine at the base of the spine. Light rubbing to the surface of the cover.… Read more
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine May 1962
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine May 1962

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Hugh Pentecost, Michael Gilbert, William W. Stuart, Phyllis Bentley, Rufus King, Don Knowlton, R.F. Darrington, Michael Zuroy, Pierre Audemars, Alfred Martinez

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First appearance first printing of this collection of 9 short stories and one novelette. Collected are the following: Detective Stories: A World of Envelopes by Hugh Pentecost, Pick Up the King by Michael Gilbert, Fountain of Youth by William W. Stuart, Message in a Bottle by Phyllis Bentley. Detective Novelette: Gift for the Bride by Rufus King. Crime Stories: The Letter of the Law by Dan Knowlton, The Devil Inside by R.F. Darrington, The Shy Man and the Lemon Tarts by Michael Zuroy, Born for Trouble by Pierre Audemars. Black Mask Magazine: Ace in the Hole by Alfred Martinez. Light rubbing to the surface of the cover. Light edge wear. In very good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine October 1955
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine October 1955

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Clayton Rawson, Georges Simenon, Agatha Christie, Mignon G. Eberhart, Edmund Crispin, Michael Innes, Vin Parker, D. MacClure, Louis Bromfield, Jack London, Anthony Gilbert, Steve April, William Fay, Rebecca Weiner, Brian O'Sullivan, Do

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First appearance first printing of this collection of short stories. There are sixteen stories in total plus one Detective Directory. Collected are the following: Contest Story: Merlini and the Vanished Diamonds by Clayton Rawson. Five Detective Stories: The Little Doctor and the Slipper Fiend by Georges Simenon, The Six China Figures by Agatha Christie, The Wagstaff Pearls by Mignon G. Eberhart, Looking For a Diamond by Edmund Crispin, A Test of Indentity by Michael Innes. Five Crime Stories: Only the Guilty Run by Vin Packer, The Stone on Abdul's Head by D. MacClare, Tabloid News by Louis Bromfield, The Mystery of Keesh by Jack London, Remember Madame Clementine by Anthony Gilbert. Two republished Black Mask Magazine stories: Two Can Play by Steve April, Farewell to Kennedy by William Fay. Two - The Second Children's Hour stories: "Well?" Rebecca Weiner and A Man Like His Daddy by Brian O'Sullivan. One Suspense story: The Perfectionist by Donald McNutt Douglas. The Detective Directory by Robert P.… Read more
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine July 1962
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine July 1962

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Margaret Austin, Charlotte Armstrong, Michael Fessier, Charles B. Child, Robert L. Fish, Harry Kemelman, William Bankier, Cahtarine Boyd, Gerald Kersh, William E. Barrett, Hugh Goldstein, Thomas P. Stone

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First appearance first printing of this collection of short stories. There are eleven new stories collected here and one reprinted story. Collected are the following: Winner of a Second Prize: Introducing Ellery's Mom by Margaret Austin. Detective Stories: The Other Shoe by Charlotte Armstrong, To Die at Midnight by Michael Fessier, The Caller After Death by Charles B. Child, Adventure of the Missing Prince by Robert L. Fish, The Man With The Two Watchers by Harry Kemelman. Crime Stories: What Happened in Act One by William Bankier, An Accident of Time by Catherine Boyd, A Deal in Overcoats by Gerald Kersh. Tale of the Preternatural: Nobody Would Believe it by William E. Barrett. EQMM "First Stories": Go Play With Your Sister by Herb Goldstein, A Time for Tea by Thomas P. Stone. The Gerald Kersh story was originally published in 1960. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the surface of the covers. In good condition.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine July 1960
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine July 1960

by Queen, Ellery (ed), Philip MacDonald, Hugh Pentecost, John F. Suter, Dana Lyon, Theodore Mathieson, James Hilton, Stewart Beach, Arthur C. Clark, Tom Robertson, Gerald Kersh

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First appearance first printing of this collection of short stories. There are nine new stories collected here and one Black Mask reprinted story. Collected are the following: Suspense Novelette: In the Course of Justice by Philip MacDonald. Detective and Crime Stories: Waterfront Shakedown by Hugh Pentecost, The Unlocked Room by John F. Suter, Six Stories in Search of a Solution by Dana Lyon, Florence Nightingale, Detective by Theodroe Mathieson, The Perfect Plan by James Hilton, Death on the Rocks by Stewart Beach, Crime on Mars by Arthur C. Clark. EQMM "First Story": The Shot by Tom Robertson. The Black Mask Reprinted story: The Thief Who Played Dead by Gerald Kersh. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the surface of the covers. There is a quarter sized spot of soiling to the table of contents page. In fair condition.
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The Dragon's Teeth aka The Virgin Heiresses
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The Dragon's Teeth aka The Virgin Heiresses

by Queen, Ellery

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First edition first printing of the fourteenth novel in the Ellery Queen series. Also later published under the title The Virgin Heiresses. No dustjacket. Light edge wear. Light soiling to the boards and spine. Solid book. Earlier owners name on the first glued down end page, lettering an inch tall and ugly. In good condition.
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Kill As Directed
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Kill As Directed

by Queen, Ellery

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First Pocket Book edition first printing
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First Pocket Book edition first printing (#4704) of this Ellery Queen mystery. Light edge wear. In very good condition.
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