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Journey Into Fear

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf.: 1968

Edition: Repeprint

Seller ID: 019322

Condition: Fine


Basis for the 1943 film with screen play by and starring Orson Wells & Joseph Cotton. View more info

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Aunt Dimity Slays the Dragon

By: Atherton, Nancy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Viking.: 2009

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019325

Condition: Fine


A very nice copy. A rowdy Renaissance festival comes to town & Lori Shepard discovers a dark layer of intrigue lurking beneath the surface. With the advice of her Aunt Dimity, Lori tires to save her beloved village. View more info

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Cover-Up Story

By: Babson, Marian ( pseudonym of Ruth Stenstreem)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press.: 1988

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019420

Condition: Near Fine


Remainder mark on bottom edge. Light rubbing to jacket extremities. Signed & dated '98 by the author on the title page. First published in England by Collins in 1971. The author's first mystery novel. Set in the London public relations firm of Perkins & Tate. A humorous tale featuring a hillbilly music act & the firms Doug Perkins. View more info

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Even Yuppies Die

By: Babson, Marian ( pseudonym of Ruth Stenstreem)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019465

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tears or chips. The author's 4th Trixie Dolan mystery novel. Trixie & friend Evangeline Sinclair, both former film stars at leisure (temporarily, of course), move to a suite in a partially remodeled London warehouse. They are fascinated by their new neighbors. Especially when one young woman is pulled out of the river. View more info

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The Thief-Taker: Memoirs of a Bow Street Runner

By: Banks, T. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019274

Condition: Fine


The first novel in the Bow Street Runners series. Set in 1815 London. Constable Henry Morton searches for the murderer of an gentleman of unsullied character. Review copy. Publisher letter laid in. View more info

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No Place of Safety

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1998

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019426

Condition: Fine


Orange quarter cloth & red paper-wrapped boards. Leeds Detective Constable Charlie Peace looks for two young missing teenagers. Finding them in a hostel for homeless young people he decides that all is not what it seems. View more info

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Political Suicide

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019463

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. The award winning author's 1st novel to feature Superintendent John Sutcliffe of the London police. A member of Parliament has drowned in the Thames. Is it suicide or was he pushed? Does anyone care? View more info

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A Deadly Place to Stay

By: Bell, Josephine (pseudonym of Doris Bell Ball) (1897-1987)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 1983

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019251

Condition: Very Good


Slight spine lean. Crack at title page. Binding still tight & text clean. Jacket edge rubbed with small closed tear at top of front panel and at top rear tip. Originally published in England as "The Innocent" by Hodder in 1983. A young woman from a foster home runs away to London. She is offered haven in the house of a faux religious order only to find that she is a prisoner. View more info

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The Corpse Had a Familiar Face: Coving Miami, America's Hottest Beat.

By: Buchanan, Edna

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Random House.: 1987

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10495

Condition: Near Fine


Light soiling to edges. The 2nd book by the Pulitzer Prize winning Miami Herald police reporter. True crime. Precedes her mystery novels. View more info

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Cold Case Squad

By: Buchanan, Edna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019358

Condition: Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. A nice copy.The Pulitzer Prize winning Miami Herald police reporter writes "a new suspense novel that features a special homicide unit that breathes new life into old cases." (from the dust jacket). View more info

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The Dead Sleep Lightly and other mysteries from radio's Golden Age

By: Carr, John Dickson (1906-1977)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday & Co.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019330

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square, tight & clean with bright text. Bottom edge reminder marked. Jacket bright with two closed tears & a small chip on top rear edge. Edited and with an Introduction by Douglas G. Greene. Nine never-before-published radio plays by John Dickson Carr. Locked rooms, "impossible" crimes, Dr. Gideon Fell is in two of the dramas. View more info

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The Four False Weapons

By: Carr, John Dickson (1906-1977)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Tom Stacey: 1973

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019360

Condition: Very Good


Top corners bumped. Text is bright in solid binding. Top line on copyright page inked out. Originally published in the U. S. by Harper in 1937. PUblished in England by H. Hamilton in 1938. Features French criminologist Henri Bencolin & Jeff Marles. Set in Paris. View more info

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lFarewll, My Lovely

By: Chandler, Raymond.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, World Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019329

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards. Binding tight & square. Text toned as is usual with this publisher. Rubbing to extremities. Jacket bright with photos from the film on front & rear panels. Front flap clipped at top corner. Edge worn with 1/2" chip at head of spine. This is a movie tie-in for the 1944 film-noir classic "Murder My Sweet" starring Dick Powell, Claire Trevor & Mike Mazurki. Directed by Edward Dmytryk. (The 1st film version of Farewell, My Lovely). View more info

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Evil Angels Among Them

By: Charles, Kate ( pseudonym of Carol A Chase)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1996

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 019461

Condition: Near Fine


Tiny dot of soil to book fore edge. Book is square & tight. Appears to be unread. The author's 5th mystery novel to feature amateur sleuth Lucy Kingsley and solicitor David Midddleton-Brown. Set in a small Norfolk village, terrifying phone calls are attacking the local rector's young bride. View more info

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I'll Be Seeing You

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster.: 1993

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019423

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. Small address stamp on both endpapers. Tiny chip at head of spine. A television news reporter makes a startling discovery while covering the emergency room in a large metropolitan hospital. View more info

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Stillwatch

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster.: 1993

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019428

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. Remainder mark on bottom edge. Else fine. Jacket lightly rubbed to edges. No tears or chips. The author's 5th mystery novel. A young television journalist interviews a lady senator from Virginia who is about to be nominated as the first woman vice president of the U.S. They both share secrets from the past. Ms. Clark's breakout novel. View more info

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Remember Me

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster.: 1994

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019429

Condition: Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. A very nice copy. A grieving mother & her husband rent a house on Cape Cod for a month's vacation. When the couple move into the 18th century landmark house dark & threatening events grip their lives View more info

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Body of Evidence

By: Cornwell, Patricia D(aniels).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1990

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019439

Condition: Very Good


Light curl to wrapper tips. Solid unread copy of the Advance, Uncorrected Reading Copy of the 2nd Dr. Kay Scarpetta novel. The Chief Medical Examiner becomes involved in the case of a stalker turned murderer? View more info

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L. A. Requiem

By: Crais, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019336

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. As new. The 8th Elvis Cole mystery. Cole and former copJoe Pike investigate the death of Pike's former lover who died in a Hollywood Hills reservoir. View more info

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The Habit of Fear

By: Davis, Dorothy Salisbury

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1987

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 17678


278 pp. 8vo. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Dorothy Salisbury Davis was named Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America. This is her 4th novel featuring newspaper columnist & part time sleuth Julie Hayes. Fine in fine dust jacket. As new Hardcover in red quarter cloth & blue paper-wrapped boards. View more info