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The Barbarous Coast

By MacDonald, Ross




Ross Macdonald's real name was Kenneth Millar. Born near San Francisco in 1915 and raised in Ontario, Millar returned to the U.S. as a young man and published his first novel in 1944. He served as the president of the Mystery Writers of America and was awarded their Grand Master Award as well as the Mystery Writers of Great Britain's Gold Dagger Award. He died in 1983.


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The Barbarous Coast.

MACDONALD, Ross.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1956. Octavo. Original orange and white patterned boards, titles to spine black on white ground. With the dust jacket. Spine rolled, lower edge of boards lightly rubbed. An excellent copy in the jacket with tanned and nicked spine panel. First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author, using his real name Kenneth Millar, on the front free endpaper "For Stretch and Pidge, with affection, and with the hope that you won't take my title too seriously. Ken, May 1, 1956". Stretch and Pidge were Santa Barbara neighbors, and a character named Pidge appears in another of the author's books.

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The Barbarous Coast

Macdonald, Ross

Alfred A. Knopf, 1956 Fine in a near fine dust jacket. First Edition stated on the copyright page. Original price of $2.95 printed on the front flap of the dust jacket. A nice, bright, square copy, very slightly leaning. Dust jacket shows some minor wear and minor tanning. Comes housed in a custom slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast

MacDonald, Ross ( Kenneth Millar )

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956 Decorative Cloth. Stated First Edition. Mystery. Small Octavo. Fine copy in a fine jacket..slight lean to book and 1/32" flake to top of jacket spine keep this set from being a Very fine/very fine off ering. The quentisential California author who's golden state setting for investigating ' the human condition' defines California of the 50's .. First Edition in Dust Jacket. Fine/Fine.

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Barbarous Coast

MACDONALD, Ross

First Edition of Ross Macdonald's " The Barbarous Coast" MACDONALD, Ross. The Barbarous Coast. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. First edition. Octavo. 248 pp. Original orange and white patterned paper over boards, price-clipped dust jacket. Minor rubbing to spine and rear panel of jacket, else fine. A condensed version of this novel appeared in Cosmopolitan under the title of The Dying Animal. HBS 67409. $1,250

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The Barbarous Coast

MacDonald, Ross

Knopf, 1956 Near fine in a very good dust jacket. First Edition stated on the copyright page. Book is in near fine condition with only very slight edgewear to the bottom edges of the boards. Small book seller sticker affixed to the front free end paper. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Slight rubbing to the corners and spine ends, and light soiling. Comes housed in a custom slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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The Barbarous Coast

MACDONALD, ROSS

New York: Knopf, 1956. First Edition. Fine in a bright neatly price-clipped dust jacket with one tiny 1/2” tear and a minute trace of dust soiling.

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The Barbarous Coast.

MacDonald, Ross

Knopf A FINE FIRST IN DJ BEAUTIFUL COPY. NOT PRICE CLIPPED LAID IN SIGNED CARD.. SIGNED. FIRST. Book.

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THE BARBAROUS COAST

Millar, Kenneth, writing as "Ross Macdonald."

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. First edition. Some light traces of black residue along the edges from and old style asphaltic dust jacket protector, a nearly fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with some mild rubbing corners and a couple of light scratches to front panel. (15538). Octavo, boards. The first book to use the Ross Macdonald pseudonym, dropping the John (as John Ross Macdonald), to put some distance with John D. Macdonald. The novel is set around a corrupt movie studio, giving Macdonald a chance to skewer the Hollywood crowd. Pederson (ed.), St. James Guide to Crime and Mystery Writers, (4th ed.), pp. 676-678.

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THE BARBAROUS COAST.

MACDONALD, ROSS.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956., 1956. First edition. First edition. Fine in dust jacket with one tiny chip at top flap fold area and lightly rubbed at head of spine. PI Lew Archer is hired to find Hester Campbell, a bomb-shell beauty and swimming instructor at The Channel Club, who has simply disappeared. As Lew pokes around Malibu, he quickly finds himself in a case involving blackmail, blood-money, and murder!

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THE BARBAROUS COAST.

MACDONALD, ROSS.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956., 1956. First edition. First edition. Fine in dust jacket with light restoration to head of spine. PI Lew Archer is hired to find Hester Campbell, a bomb-shell beauty and swimming instructor at The Channel Club, who has simply disappeared. As Lew pokes around Malibu, he quickly finds himself in a case involving blackmail, blood-money, and murder! Housed in a cloth slipcase.

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THE BARBAROUS COAST

MACDONALD, ROSS

NEW YORK NY: ALFRED A KNOPF CO. NF/VG. PUB 1956. FIRST EDITION. BOOK IS VERY LIGHTLY RUBBED AT THE CORNERS AND SPINE-ENDS WITH A SMALL SUNNED SPOT AT THE TOP OF THE SPINE WHERE D.J. IS CHIPPED. D.J. IS LIGHTLY WORN AT THE CORNERS AND SPINE-ENDS WITH A 3/8" TRIANGULAR CHIP AT THE TOP OF THE SPINE PANEL PARTIALLY AFFECTING "ROSS" , A LIGHT STAIN AT THE HEEL OF THE SUNNED SPINE PANEL, AND SOME LIGHT TANNING OF THE REAR PANEL. A VERY NICE COPY OF A SCARCE TITLE. .

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The barbarous coast

Macdonald, Ross

J. Curley, 1979. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Barbarous Coast

MACDONALD, ROSS

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. First Edition. Very good plus in dust jacket.

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The Barbarous Coast

MacDonald, Ross (Kenneth Millar)

New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1956. One of the finest Lew Archer mysteries. Spine heel gently bumped, rear board has a light pressure crease. Jacket lightly rubbed with the spine and rear panel slightly darkened. Sticker scuff on the front panel partially obsuring the last three letters in Coast. Small nicks at the corners and spine ends with 2 short 1/4" tears on the front panel. Price intact with a hand written price next to it, jacket in mylar. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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The Barbarous Coast

MacDonald, Ross

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Decorative red/white boards, green topstain, titled in black. Stated first edition. Textblock edges mildly foxed, tiny stain to ffep, slight rubbing to board edges. Unmarked, sound binding. The DJ in mylar is price clipped, toned chipped, rubbed with extensive tape repair to back of joints. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross Macdonald

first edition first printing hardcover in dust jacket (Knopf 1956); no prior owner marks; little age tone to text pages, light offsetting to end papers; tight bind but slight spine lean; clean cover vivid titling; dj edge wear: small shallow chipping at corner tips and spine head; flap price present; some soil to dj back panel B03ambibab

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THE BARBAROUS COAST

MacDonald, Ross

CASSELL A VERY GOOD PLUS FIRST IN DJ.. Book. FIRST. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Ross Macdonald

2007-02-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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David Rockwell

Metropolis Books, 2014. First edition. A TED book club sticker and place setting ribbon. Hardcover book issued without a dust jacket. Near Fine condition.

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

Warner Books Inc (Mm), 1990-08-01. Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

1975-04-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross Macdonald

1977-07-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

1990-08-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer)

Ross MacDonald

2001-06-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Ross Macdonald

2007-02-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

New. New book. 100% guaranteed. 081419

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The Barbarous Coast (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

Ross Macdonald

Vintage, 2007-12-04. Reprint. Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

Warner Books Inc (Mm), 1990-08. Paperback. Good.

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

Bantam Books, 1975-04-01. Paperback. Good.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Good. Used book in good condition. Has wear to the cover and pages. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. 100% guaranteed. 081519

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! . New.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 *LIKE NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! . Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

Ross Macdonald

Vintage, 2007-12-04. Paperback. Good.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 Special order direct from the distributor . New.

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The Hunter

Rose Estes

First book edition. Paperback Original Questar Books, 1990, 1st book edition, paperback original, rare US heroic fantasy vintage paperback, nice Clyde Caldwell cover art, nice copy, as new, Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 . New.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 . New.

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The Barbarous Coast (Lew Archer Series)

Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 Remainder mark . Fine.

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross MacDonald

Bantam. 1984 Bantam paperback, cover not as illustrated (purple with girl diving into wine glass); Good, small nick at top edge of cover and spine creases, clean inside; UK dealer, immediate dispatch . Good. Paperback. 1984.

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THE BARBAROUS COAST

Macdonald, Ross

GB: Fontana (Collins), 1967. Book is in very good condition with minor signs of wear and/or age. Minor page browning. . 1st Thus. Paperback. VG.

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The Barbarous Coast

Macdonald, Ross

New York: Bantam # 1613, 1957. 1st printing.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.

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Emergency Room Diary

Theodore Isaac Rubin

Bantam, 1973. First Printing. Near Fine condition.

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THE BARBAROUS COAST

ROSS MACDONALD

USA: Bantam Books, 1966. Second printing. Paperback. Very Good. This one started with a wild-eyed guy trying to slug his way into a private beach club after a missing blonde. Before it was over, I'd crashed some of the plushest gates in Hollywood, and met some expensive heels. But a hood is stilI a hood even in a $350 suit. 08-28-16

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The Barbarous Coast

Ross Macdonald

Bantam Books, 1977. Mass Market Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Barbarous Coast

Macdonald, Ross

Fontana, 1971. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Barbarous Coast

MacDonald, Ross

Bantam Books. PAPERBACK. 0553122495 SOFTCOVER POCKETBOOK IS STATED FIRST WARNER PRINTING, JANUARY, 1990 WITH A FULL PRINT LINE. CLEAN TEXT BUT HAS PARTIAL LOOSE PAGE IN CENTER. GOOD BINDING AND CLEAN WHITE PAGES. NO NAMES OR MARKS, OR UNDERLINING, OR HIGHLIGHTING FOUND. COVER IS NOT SUN-FADED AND HAS NO RIPS OR TEARS BUT SHOWS MINOR WEAR EDGES. NOT EX-LIBRARY BUT A REMAINDER COPY. SEE PHOTOS IF AVAILABLE. 11 03 2008 PB-131 . Very Good.

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Macdonald, Ross

Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. PAPERBACK. 0307279030 BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|0.5 . New.

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Barbarous Coast

Macdonald, Ross

HarperCollins Distribution Services. Used - Acceptable. Ships from the UK. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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Barbarous Coast

Macdonald, Ross

HarperCollins Distribution Services. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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