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Everyone loves a good mystery novel, and Biblio is proud to present a large collection of antique and rare collectible mystery books and novels in the Biblio Rare Book Room. There are hard to find first editions of beloved mystery novels, and there are some incredible multi-volume and multi-book sets from you favorite mystery novels. If you are passionate about mystery books and mystery novels, be sure to peruse the rare collectible mystery books featured below in the Biblio Rare Book Room.



Selected Tales of Mystery by Edgar Allan Poe

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1909. First edition, hardcover. Good condition, no dust jacket. Thoughtfully illustrated by Byam Shaw. Original decorative black cloth, titles on gold background; gilt and red decoration on front cover and spine. Frontispiece a…

From Fritzi & Louise Vintage

$380.00


While The Clock Ticked (1932, Grosset & Dunlap 1st. Ed. Hardy Boys) by Dixon, Franklin W

QUITE RARE IN THE ORIGINAL RED DUST JACKET. HARDY BOYS #11. 1932, FIRST EDITION, GROSSET & DUNLAP. USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD- ORIGINAL UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. Cover artist not known. With original printed cover price of 7575. Bac…

From Mary Riversong Books

$2,500.00


Secret In The Old Attic, The Nancy Drew Mystery Series #21 by Carolyn Keene , Orange & White Silhouette Endpapers Former Owner Name , Frontispiece Drawing b/w Fox Edges, Illustrated By Russell H. Tandy, Front Inner Flap DJ Wrinkling, INNER Hinges Starting Cracked

GROSSET & DUNLAP , NY, 1944. HBDJ, 1944, 1st edition, LATER printing, Front Inner Flap DJ lists 21 Nancy Drew Titles thru this Title & has price code of 110-150 & P.C. J. code, not price clipped, White Spine DJ with all spine area DJ MISSING,…

From BLUFF PARK RARE BOOKS

$158.00


The Widow Lerouge. Other Peoples Money. The Honor of the Name ( Bindings, Fine - Vauthain ) by Gaboriau, Emile

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. Three volumes finely bound in half yellow morocco over marbled boards, the backs with gilt floral decorations and lettering, marbled end papers, top edges gilt, ribbon markers, bindings signed "Vauthain&qu…

From Dale Steffey Books

$450.00


The House Without a Key (True First Edition) by Earl Derr Biggers

True First Edition, First Printing, without the bow and arrow colophon printed on the copyright page.This is the first appearance of Charlie Chan.Set on the Big island in Hawaii…

From Pontaccio

$240.00


Murder in Three Acts by Agatha Christie

New York: Dodd Mead, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.A Poirot Mystery Story. Printed in the United States of America by the Vail Ballou Press. Haberstock dust jacket has clear backing with minimal tape residue. Orange cloth with black …

From Denver Rummage Shop

$2,400.00


The mysterious island; wrecked in the air by VERNE, Jules

1875 1st ed Jules Verne Mysterious Island Wrecked Shipwrecks 20000 Leagues "It is a great misfortune to be alone, my friends; and it must be believed that solitude can quickly destroy reason." ― Jules Verne, The Mysterious Island Jules Verne's advent…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$550.00


The Woman In White (1860 Harper & Brothers 1st Edition) by Collins, Wilkie

BY WILKIE COLLINS. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1860.[2], 260, [4, ads] pp. Publisher's brown stamped heavy cardboard boards with elaborate blind stamped Harper and Brothers cartouche on front and back boards. . Used. Good- Condition. Our copy…

From Mary Riversong Books

$2,000.00


Brown, Dan | Origin | Signed First Edition UK Copy by Brown, Dan

Bantam, 2017. hardcover. New. Author Signed UK Hardcover Book. October 2017 LON: Bantam First UK edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.…

From VJ Books

$171.49


The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Doyle, A.(rthur) Conan

London: George Newnes, Limited, 1894. First Edition in original blue cloth stamped in gilt and black, beveled edges, all edges gilt, original gold patterned end papers. Illustrated by Sidney Paget. The first edition in book form, these twelve stories were…

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,500.00


FER-DE-LANCE. A NERO WOLFE MYSTERY by STOUT, REX

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., Publishers, [1934]., 1934. First edition. First edition. Introduces Nero Wolfe. Fine in a fine, professionally restored dust jacket, lightly faded on the spine. Introduces Nero Wolfe, the brilliant, idiosyncratic, a…

From BUCKINGHAM BOOKS

$22,500.00


The Mysterious Affair At Styles (1935 Half-Crown Edition) by Christie, Agatha

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935Used – Good. UK: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935. Half Crown Edition. Hardcover. Good+ / New. The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie Original 1935 Half Crown Edition John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd 193…

From Mary Riversong Books

$1,500.00


The Simple Art of Murder by Chandler, Raymond

Houghton Mifflin Co., 1950. Tan cloth, yellow/orange titles/decoration, orange topstain. First edition (date on TP). Contains 12 stories and one (the title) essay. Very good copy with slight fraying to cloth at heel of spine, front signatures slightly pu…

From citynightsbooks

$750.00


Cussler, Clive | Pacific Vortex! | Signed & Numbered Limited Edition Book by Cussler, Clive

Cahill, 2008. Hardcover. New. 2000 CA: Cahill Limited Numbered edition, first printing, new/unread, signed by author, numbered in custom slipcase. First Hardcover Book appearance of this early Clive Cussler adventure.…

From VJ Books

$611.49


Such Nice People by Sandra Scoppettone

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1980. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page, her SCARCE 2nd mystery. Near Fine, light foxing to edges of page block, in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny chips at spine ends. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Nea…

From Dale Steffey Books

$100.00


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