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A Long Line of Dead Men - a Matthew Scudder Novel

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14935


285 pages; Fine/Fine. Full number sequence. Attractive black on red boards with bright gilt lettering. Red endpapers. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is great! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Few Authors command the kind of respect and devotion that Lawrence Block does. The crime fiction community has recently given him its highest honor, naming him a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America. In A Long Line of... View more info

Chronicles Of Lucius Leffing

By: Brennan, Joseph Payne

Price: $40.00

Publisher: RI, Donald M. Grant: 1977

Edition: Stated First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 866


253 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is Great! Fantastic wrap around art work! In protective sleeve. A Bright, Beautiful, Extra Tight copy. Eight of the further exploits of Lucius Leffing, psychic investigator and private detective, are presented here for the first time in book form. An Excellent Gift! View more info

Dangerous Lady

By: Cohen, Octavus Roy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1946

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15037


239 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Tiny bit of very light foxing top outside page edge. Pale orange boards with light green lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is just a bit shelf rubbed at top edges. Spine lightly sunned. Clipped at corners - but price $2.50 is intact. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Detective Scott Henderson, the hero to triumph and solve the latest case created by Octavus Roy Co... View more info

Which Witch Is Which? There's a Cat Thief in Salem!

By: Corcoran, Barbara

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Aladdin Books: 1992

Edition: 1st Aladdin Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 2633


125 pages; First with Full Number Sequence. Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Soft bump to top back corner tip. Just a bit of shelf rub at edge. Clean, Solid. Somebody in Salem is stealing cats! But who, and why? Jennifer and Jack open the J and J Cat Detective Agency to find out. Great Reading! Trade Paperback. View more info

Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Cases - Seven Superb Mystery Masterpieces

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan; Haycraft, Howard (Ed & Intro)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1968

Seller ID: 13539


278 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Match wits with the master of deduction as he and the incomparable Dr. Watson stalk and sort out the clues to seven of the most suspenseful and challenging mysteries of all time! The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Red-Headed League, The Adventures of the Speckled Band, A Scandal in Bohemia, The Musgrave Ritual, Silver Blaze, and The adventure of the Blue Carbuncle. View more info

Artemus Flint: Detective

By: Goldsweig, Beryl

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1974

Edition: First Trade Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11871


92 pages; Very Good codition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Reading is Fundamental stamp on outside page edges and inside covers. Solid, otherwise clean. In 36 short mysteries Artemus Flint asks the right questions, uncovers the hidden motives, tracks down the wrong doers. Every clue is given. You can have alot of fun trying to solve these cases. Trade Paperback. View more info

Enterthe Lion - A Posthumous Memoir Of Mycroft Holmes

By: Hodel, Michael P. ; Wright, Sean M. (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Hawthorne: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13331


237 pages; Near Fine/Fine. Full number sequence. Name to front end paper page. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is great! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! In 1875 a strange party of arrogant Americans visits Whitehall on suspicious business. Shortly thereafter, on the streets of London, a shooting takes place; one of the Americans is injured. A mysterious black man makes an appearance at the door of the British govern... View more info

Open Season; The Take Over; Slightly Shady (3 Books)

By: Howard, Linda; Frey, Stephen W.; Quick Amanda

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, 2002

Seller ID: 2520


Very Good condition. THREE BOOKS. Reading creases. Solid, Clean. Open Season by Linda Howard, 2002, 1st printing, 337 pages; The Take Over by Stephen W. Frey, 1996, 1st printing, 438 pages; Slightly Shady by Amanda Quick, 2002, 1st printing, 319 pages. Great reading for the Mystery lover! View more info

Every Move You Make; Walking After Midnight (2 Books)

By: Jones, Jill; Robards, Karen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, 2002

Seller ID: 2515


Very Good condition. TWO BOOKS. Reading creases. Solid, Clean. Every Move you Make by Jill Jones, 2002, First Printing, 335 pages; and Walking After Midnight by Karen Robards, 1995, 12th printing, 391 pages. Great Mystery reading! View more info

JUPITER'S BONES

By: Kellerman, Faye

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1999

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 4988


346 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Just a bit of shelf wear to spine tips and corner tips. Light bump to corner tips. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean and tight. DJ has crinkle at spine tips and corner tips. Enhanced in new protective sleeve. Murder & detective story! View more info

Monster

By: Kellerman, Jonathan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1999

Seller ID: 2401


Ex-Library; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Outside page edges lightly dusted. NO Pocket - NO pocket removal. Stamp on Title page only. Slight lean. Boards are Straight and Tips are Pointed. DJ was covered with protective cover then taped (no glue) to board edge. A Solid, otherwise Clean copy. View more info

Seven Great Detective Stories

By: Larson, William H. (Ed)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WI, Western Publishing: 1968

Edition: 1st Western Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11745


210 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Price sticker on front board. Light shelf rubbing. Glossy illustrated boards. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A great oldie for the Detective fans. This one features: Courtney Ryley Cooper, Suspect Unknown; G. K. Chesterton, The Blast of the Book; also Henry Wade, Jacques Futrelle, Arthur Conan, Harry Kemelman, Jerome and Harold Prince. View more info

The Dreadful Lemon Sky; The Empty Copper Sea (2 Books)

By: MacDonald, John D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fawcett By Ballantine: 0

Seller ID: 9154


Very Good condition. TWO color MacDonald books. THESE ARE PAPERBACKS - NOT A HARDCOVERS! Lemon has Full number sequence. Bookstore stamp inside cover. Hinge creases - No spine creases. Solid, otherwise clean. The sixteenth book in the famous Travis McGee series...272 pages, 1975, 1st printing. Copper has Light reading creases. Just a bit of rub at edges. First Ballantine printing, 1982, 256 pages. Book store stamp inside front cover. Upgrade your worn out color series! G... View more info

The Lonely Silver Rain; Bright Orange For The Shroud; The Green Ripper (3 Books)

By: MacDonald, John D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett By Ballantine:

Seller ID: 9155


Near Fine condition. Three Books! No creases. Just a bit of rub at edges. Solid, clean. Silver is First printing, 1986, 277 pages. Orange is 2nd printing, 1984, 190 pages. Green is Second printing, 1983, 287 pages. Great Reading! View more info

The Baker Street Journal - an Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana, Volume 1 Number 3

By: Smith, Edgar W. (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Ben Abramson: 1946

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 15131


379 pages; Good condition. Light reading creases. A bit of shelf rub to edges. Tee-niny tear to bottom spine tip. Outside page edges lightly age tanned - as are the cover edges. Solid, clean. From The Editor's Gas-Lamp: In his introduction to Profile by Gaslight, Louis Untermeyer made a wise and interesting observation: We know little, he said, concerning the origins of king Arthur and Robin Hood and Roland and Paul Bunyan, once living men, they are now legends. Sherlock... View more info

ECHOES IN THE DARKNESS

By: Wambaugh, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1987

Edition: Stated First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4986


415 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean and tight. DJ has soft indent on front panel - Now in new protective sleeve. Crime & detective - An off-trail, action-packed true account of poliice work and the intimate lives of policemen that, for my money, is the best book yet... - New York Times Book Review. A Great Gift! View more info