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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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Death of a Writer

By: Collins, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury USA: 2006

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019603

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket corners & rubbing to rear cover. A one time literary prodigy is now a depressed college professor. His unsuccessful suicide leaves him in a barely conscious state. A novel is found in his basement describing a local child murder. Blend of suspense & psychological complexity & yes even humor. 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

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A Long Finish

By: Dibdin, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Canadian Edition..

Seller ID: 019552

Condition: Fine


Nice copy. Light bumping to jacket extremities. An Italian Criminalpol officer Aurelio Zen novel. Back in Rome, Zen is asked by a famous film director to arrange the release of the scion of a great wine-growing family jailed ror the murder of his own father. View more info

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Saratoga Backtalk

By: Dobyns, Stephen

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019369

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by the author on the title page. Dobyns' 8th Charlie Bradshaw mystery. Charlie is on jury duty. His sidekick, Victor Plotz investigates the death of a wealthy horse owner who was kicked to death by a horse. Luckily Charlie comes to clear up things up. View more info

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Good Morning, Irene

By: Douglas, Carole Nelson

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, A TOR Book / A Tom Doherty Associates Book.: 1991

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019596

Condition: Near Fine


Light soil to top edge near spine. Otherwise fine in square, tight & clean boards. The author's 2nd Irene Adler novel. Set in 1890s Paris, Irene meets Sarah Bernhardt, investigates the drowning of a tattooed sailor, and, of course, Sherlock Holmes plays a role. View more info

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1950

Edition: Heritage Club Edition

Seller ID: 019559

Condition: Near Fine


A Definitive text, corrected and edited by Edgar W Smith, with an introduction by Vincent Starrett, and illustrated with a selective collation of the original illustrations by Frederic Dorr steele, Sidney Paget and others. In one volume: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The 12 adventures originally published as "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" and the twelve adventures originally published as "The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes." Black quarter clo... View more info

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Family Affair

By: Eberhart, Mignon G (1899-1996)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Random House.: 1981

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019257

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket price clipped with two small closed tears on top edge. Set in New York City. An idyllic family is shocked by the murder of a mean & petty stepson. By the winner of the 1971 Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award. View more info

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Hasty Wedding

By: Eberhart, Mignon G (1899-1996)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Triaangle Books: 1943

Edition: Reprint..

Seller ID: 019326

Condition: Good


Book binding is square & tight. Edges worn to board extremities. Former owner's name whited out. Text clean with toning usual for this publisher. Jacket edge worn. Cover art bright. By the winner of the 1971 Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award. On the eve of her wedding, a Chicago heiress is called by her ex-lover who pleads for her to change her mind. The next morning he is dead. Basis for th 1945 film "Three's a Crowd." View more info

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The Valentine Estate

By: Ellin, Stanley

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Random House.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019466

Condition: Near Fine


Book plate on front free endpaper. Slight spine lean. Binding solid & text clean. Red top edge. Light rubbing to jacket edges. Price intact on top of front flap. A dead-broke former Wimbledon tennis champion is now working in a tennis shop in Miami. A timid Boston girl offers him $50,000 to marry her. And then things get interesting! Vintage Ellin. View more info

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Trial Run

By: Francis, Dick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row. "A Joan Kahn Book.": 1978

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019482

Condition: Very Good


Light soil to top edge and to top corner of front free endpaper. Jacket bright with paper clip indent to top of front flap. Closed tear to top of rear panel. Hardcover in black quarter cloth & dark gray paper-wrapped boards. Map endpapers. A former steeplechase rider is asked to protect a member of the Royal Family who is riding in the Moscow Olympics. One of Dick Francis' earlier novels. View more info

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The Cavalier Case

By: Fraser, Anthea

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019451

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Light rubbing to head of jacket spine. No tears or chips. A Jemima Shore mystery. The portrait of a 17th century Cavalier, poet & soldier seems to be stepping out of his portraits and attacking the residents of his former home Lackland Court. Jemima's attraction for the Cavalier brings her to the attention of the present lord, a tennis star & his family. Then the butler is murdered. View more info

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Arlette

By: Freeling, Nicolas (1927-2003)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books.: 1981

Edition: First American Edition..

Seller ID: 019331

Condition: Fine


Book is square & tight in gray quarter cloth & black cloth boards. Jacket edge rubbed with small closed tear at top of front panel & crease to rear flap. The author's 2nd novel to feature Arlette, the widow of Inspector van der Valk. (The first was The Widow). The story of a missing boy and the seamier side of life in Strasbourg. View more info

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The Back of the NorthWind.

By: Freeling, Nicolas (1927-2003)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Viking.: 1985

Edition: First American Edition..

Seller ID: 019364

Condition: Near Fine


Nice copy. Small soil spot on fore edge. Jacket lightly edge rubbed. No tears or chips. The 7th Henri Castang mystery. Just back from vacation, Castang must deal with the cannibalistic murder of a young woman and a ruthless bid for political power that will stop at nothing. View more info

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Sand Castles

By: Freeling, Nicolas (1927-2003)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1990

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019411

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in black quarter cloth & purple paper-wrapped boards. Light soil to top edge. Light crease to top of front jacket flap. First published in Great Britain in 1989. The last novel in the Inspector Piet Van der Valk series. On vacation with his wife on the North Holland coast, Van der Valk stumbles on a local protection racket. And that's just the beginning. View more info

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The Widow

By: Freeling, Nicolas (1927-2003)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1979

Edition: First American Edition..

Seller ID: 019422

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square & tight in blue quarter cloth & dark blue paper wrapped boards. Light foxing starting on top & bottom edges. Small red Pantheon logo on top edge. Jacket lightly edge rubbed creases on flaps. The author's1st mystery novel to feature Arlette, the widow of Inspector van der Valk as the heroine. View more info