Author:Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

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The Corpse at the Haworth Tandoori

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 1999

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019863

Condition: Near Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Former owner's name printed to top corner of front free endpaper. A set of four initials at the top left corner of the rear pastdown endpaper. Set in Haworth, the Yorkshire home of the Brontes. A young man is strangled in the parking lot of an Indian Tandoori restaurant. Inspector Mike Oddie & Sergeant Charlie Peace search for suspects. View more info

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The Mistress of Alderley

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 2003

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019861

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. Just a hint of spine lean. A well-known actress has retired to the country to be with her married lover. Then the man's son show up and a murder occurs. Features Inspector Mike Oddie & Sergeant Charlie Peace. View more info

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The Habit of Widowhood

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 1996

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019862

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. Just a hint of spine lean. Short stories by the award wining author. An enticing woman marries an elderly gentleman - and then another & another. A man going through a midlife crisis meets the bully who made his life hell at school. And the Prince of Wales marooned in Balmoral Castle decides to live it up. View more info

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A Hovering of Vultures

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1993

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019864

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Former owner's name printed to top corner of the half title page. A set of four initials at the top corner of the rear blank. In a small Yorkshire village an English entrepreneur has bought the home of two lesser known authors and is turning it into a museum. Detective Charlie Peace attends the opening and wonders about the entrepreneur's motives. View more info

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A Cry From the Dark

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2004

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019865

Condition: Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Just a bit of rubbing to jacket extremities. An elderly London author is ready to write her memoirs of growing up in an outback town in 1930s Australia. Someone is willing to kill her to stop her. View more info

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Death of a Salesperson and Other Untimely Exits

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 1989

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019866

Condition: Near Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Former owner's name printed to top corner of front free endpaper. A single initial is at the top left corner of the rear pastdown endpaper. The author's first short story collection. Sixteen stories full of bizarre twists. View more info

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No Place of Safety

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 1998

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019867

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Former owner's name printed to top corner of front free endpaper. A set of six initials is at the top left corner of the rear pastdown endpaper. Detective Constable Charlie Peace searches for two missing teenagers. Finding them in a hostel for homeless kids he thinks that they are safe. But all is not well in this haven. View more info

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A Murder in Mayfair

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2000

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019868

Condition: Near Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Small soil mark on rear pastedown endpaper. When a young man becomes a junior minister in the new Prime Minister's government he is clearly being groomed for higher office. Then a soiled postcard arrives. It says "Who Do You Think Your Are?" What is the postcard about? Who is his tormentor? View more info

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Last Post

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2008

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019869

Condition: Fine


Text bright in solid binding. A young has just buried her mother. Then a letter arrives hinting that the writer had an illicit affair with the mother. With only a blurred postmark for a clue, she set out discover what the writer knows about her mother's past. View more info

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The Bones in the Attic

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2002

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019870

Condition: Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tear or chips. A television personality & former professional soccer player buys a house in Leeds. As he tours the house a tiny child's skeleton is found in the attic. Detective Sergeant Charlie Peace & his forensic team help him find out how the child died. "Deeply poignant." View more info

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The Bad Samaritan

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1995

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019871

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tear or chips. Former owner's name on top corner of first blank page. Several initials printed on the last blank page. Detective Sergeant Charlie Peace & his boss Mike Oddie investigate a murder in a parrish where the vicar's wife has lost her faith. View more info

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A Fatal Attachment

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1992

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019872

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tear or chips. Former owner's name on top corner of front free endpaper. Several initials printed on the on rear paste down endpaper. A nationally known writer lives a bleak and lonely life in a Yorkshire village. One bright spot had been her sister's sons. But one died in the Falklands and the other has gone on to an acting career in London. Now she has replaced them with teenage neighbor boys. But the plot turns dark. View more info

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At Death's Door

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1988

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019873

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tear or chips. Former owner's name on top corner of first blank page. Several initials printed on the last blank page. A dying great novelist & rake. His mistress, a temperamental actress & mother of his illegitimate daughter. All end up at the home of the dying writer's schoolmaster son. It had been peaceful there until now. View more info

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Death & the Princess

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1995

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019874

Condition: Near Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Former owner's name on top corner of first blank page. Twol initials printed on the last blank page. Voluptuous young Princess Helena's friends & lovers start turning up dead. Buckingham Palace asks Superintendent Perry Trethowan to investigate. It turns out that his assignment is more difficult that anyone expected. View more info

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The Cherry Blossom Corpse

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1987

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019875

Condition: Very Good


Text bright in solid binding. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tear or chips. Former owner's name on top corner of first blank page. Four initials printed on the last blank page. Scotland Yard's Perry Trethowan is asked by his sister, a fledgling romance writer, to accompany her to a World Association of Romantic Novelists (WARN) convention. One of the guests ends up murdered in the local fjord. One of Barnard's best. View more info

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A Fall From Grace

By: Barnard, Robert (1936-2013)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2007

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019876

Condition: Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Detective Inspector Charlie Peace & his wife Felicity are surprised when her boorish father moves to their Yorkshire home town. Everything seems to be going pretty well. And then there is a murder. And Felicity may be a suspect. View more info