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Mr. Pottermack's Oversight

By: Freeman, R(ichard) Austin (1862-1943)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1930

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019280

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth boards. Dust soil to top edge. Fading to spine. Tear to last text page (advert). Binding square & solid. Facsimile dust jacket bright. Features forensic investigator Dr. John Thorndyke. Originally published in England by Hodder in the same year. View more info

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Charlie Muffin and Russian Rose

By: Freemantle, Brian

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Century Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019567

Condition: Fine


Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. The author's 6th Charlie Muffin novel. Given the choice of serving a 14 year sentence in Wormwood Scrubs or going to Moscow to bring out a Russian spy, Charlie chooses the obvious. But this could lead to a lifetime in a Russian gulag. Or Charlie could fall in love with the spy. View more info

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The Case of the Ice-Cold Hands

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley (1889-1970)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Roslyn, NY, Walter J. Black: 1962

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019256

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth boards. Light soil to top edge & toning just starting to end papers. Binding solid & tight with bright text. Jacket edge worn with small chips to head of spine. A Perry Mason mystery. Horse racing & embezzled funds. A sizzling trial. View more info

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The Case of the Queenly Contestaant and Traps Need Fresh Bait

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley (1889-1970) and pseudonym A. A. Fair.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Roslyn, NY, Walter J. Black, Inc. (Detective Book Club).: 1967

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019342

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth boards. Slight spine lean and very light foxing just starting to top & fore edges. Jacket rubbed with small chips at extremities. A later Perry Mason mystery along with a Donald Lam - Bertha Cool mystery. View more info

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Playing for the Ashes

By: George, Elizabeth

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books.: 1994

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019456

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author below her name on the title page. Indent to book at head of spine. The 7th Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley mystery. Set in the English countryside and the world of national cricket. View more info

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A Shrine of Murders

By: Grace, C. L. ( pseudonym of P. C. Doherty).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019608

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in black paper-wrapped boards. Jacket bright with light wear to extremities. The author's 1st novel to feature Kathryn Swinbrooke, physician & chemist in 15th century Canterbury. A series of terrible deaths paralyzes Canterbury. Short poems pinned to the great cathedral door announce each death. Kathryn & a rough-mannered Irish soldier Colum Murtagh join to solve the murders. View more info

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"G" is for Gumshoe

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019301

Condition: Near Fine


Book is tight with clean text. Slight spine lean & former owner's small stamp on front paste down end paper. Price clipped dust jacket bright with no tears or chips. Kinsey Millhone unearths the facts about a long forgotten betrayal. View more info

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"J" is for Judgment

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company.: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019302

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. Book is square, tight & clean in bright dust jacket. The 10th Kinsey Millhone mystery. Kinsey is hired to find a man thought dead for almost 5 years. View more info

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"O" Is For Outlaw

By: Grafton, Sue (1940-2018)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company. A Marian Wood Book.: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019354

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean in bright dust jacket. The 15th Kinsey Millhone mystery. "a revealing excursion into Kinsey's past." (from the front dust jacket flap" View more info

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"C" Is For Corpse

By: Grafton, Sue (1940-2018)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1986

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 019355

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Light wear to jacket extremities. The 3rd Kinsey Millhone mystery. Kinsey is hired by a battered young man she meets at her gym. He has survived an attack but doesn't know who or why. Days later he is dead. Kinsey must find the killer. View more info

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Hand and Ring

By: Green, Anna Katharine (1846-1935)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Co.: 1926

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019578

Condition: Good


Hardcover in blue cloth boards with gilt titles. Former owner's 1944 inscription on blank facing title page. Light soil to edges & bumps to corners. Originally published by Putnam in 1883. The author's 3rd Ebenezer Gryce mystery. Compared to Wilkie Collins or EdgarAllen Poe. Featuring a beautiful & mysterious heroine. View more info

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The Case Has Altered

By: Grimes, Martha

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019432

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. A double-murder in the Lincolnshire fens. Featuring both Richard Jury & Melrose Plant. View more info

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Jerusalem Inn

By: Grimes, Martha

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019450

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket edge rubbed with chip at head of spine & small tears to top front tip & bottom of spine. Crease to front jacket flap. The author's 5th Insp. Richard Jury novel. In the 5 days before Christmas Jury & Melrose Plant meet eccentric characters, mystery, comedy, and ill fated attachments. View more info

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Dust: A Richard Jury Mystery

By: Grimes, Martha

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019453

Condition: Near Fine


Slight indent to head of spine. Jury investigates the murder of a man in a club named Dust. With the help of Melrose Plant & the interceding of the case's chief inspecting officer, Lu Aguilar, Jury hopes to crack the case. View more info

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Hook or Crook

By: Hammond, Gerald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019402

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tears or chips. First published in Great Britain by Macmillan London Ltd. Set in the Scottish Highlands. A friend of Keith Calder, master fisherman Wallace James discovers a body in the river with a fish hook embedded in his cheek. View more info

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Hook In Camera

By: Hammond, Gerald

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1992

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019427

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. First published in Great Britain by Macmillan London Ltd. Set in the Scottish Highlands. Gunsmith Keith Calder needs an assistant. But when he interviews a new job applicant he is afraid that he might have uncovered an assassination plot. View more info

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Adverse Report

By: Hammond, Gerald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1989

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019442

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket bottom edge. Small chip to bottom of rear panel. First published in Great Britain by Macmillan London Ltd. A bemused Londoner meets Calder & friends and becomes embroiled in a Highland whodunit. View more info

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Home To Roost

By: Hammond, Gerald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press.: 1991

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019563

Condition: Fine


Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tears or chips. A Keith Calder mystery novel. His daughter Deborah "takes on rogue-hunting and romance in one fell swoop." View more info

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Sink or Swim

By: Hammond, Gerald

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019569

Condition: Fine


Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tears or chips. A Keith Calder mystery novel. With the help of a friend who has had a recent heart attack, Calder & his friend Wallace James solve the suspicious death of a local landowner. View more info

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Red Slayer

By: Harding, Paul ( pseudonym of P C Doherty)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1992

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019573

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in dark maroon quarter cloth & maroon paper-wrapped boards. Book is square, tight & clean. Top corner wrinkle to two pages near end of book. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. The author's second novel featuring Brother Athelstan. Set in medieval London. Originally published in Great Britain in the same year as "The House of the Red Slayer." View more info