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The Arraignment

By: Martini, Steve

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019713

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on the first blank before the half title page. Book is square and tight. Light soil to top edge. Light rubbing to jacket edges. No tears or chips. A Peter Madriani mystery. A friend is murdered on a crowded city street. Was his current client involved? The case takes Madriani from California to the Yucatan in Mexico. View more info

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With Extreme Prejudice

By: Mather, Berkely (pseudonym of John Evan Weston Davies)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1975

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 019629

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Text bright. Light soil to top edge. Light rubbing to jacket edges. No tears or chips. The author's 2nd British agent Peter Feltham mystery. Fast-paced suspense. Set in the Suez Canal Zone and Cyprus circa early 1970s. On the hunt for terrorists. View more info

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Fat Ollie's Book

By: McBain, Ed (pseudonym of Evan Hunter)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster.: 2000

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019255

Condition: Fine


Minor rubbing to jacket extremities. McBain's 55th 87th Precinct novel. Fat Ollie Weeks of the 88th Precinct has written a novel. The only copy is stolen from his car. Carella & King of the 87th help Ollie with his investigation. View more info

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Cinderella

By: McBain, Ed (pseudonym of Evan Hunter)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019294

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket lightly rubbed. No tears or chips. The 6th Matthew Hope mystery novel. Set on the Florida gold coast. One of McBain's best. View more info

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And All Throught the House

By: McBain, Ed (pseudonym of Evan Hunter)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Nelson Doubleday, Inc.: 1984

Edition: Reprint..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019657

Condition: Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. A single 87th Precinct story set during the Christmas season. View more info

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Blood Relatives

By: McBain, Ed (pseudonym of Evan Hunter) (1926-2005)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1975

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 019363

Condition: Near Fine


Soil to top edge. Jacket edge rubbed. No tears or chips. A 87th Precinct novel. Search for a child molester. Basis for the 1978 Claude Chabrol directed film with Donald Sutherland. View more info

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Nocturne

By: McBain, Ed (pseudonym of Evan Hunter) (1926-2005)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019743

Condition: Very Good


Light inked remainder mark along top edge. Book text bright in solid binding. Light rubbing to jacket edges. No tears or chips. McBain returns to the 87th Precinct. Detectives Carella & Hawes investigate the murder of a once famous elderly Russian pianist. View more info

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The Sunday Hangman

By: McClure, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row.: 1977

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 18437


262 pp. 8vo. Set in South Africa. The 5th Lt. Tromp Kramer mystery. Kramer and his Zulu assistant, Sgt. Mickey Zondi are sent to investigate a hanging. It is followed by another hanging. Fast moving & splendidly paced. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is square with clean text. Jacket lightly rubbed at edges. No tears or chips. Price ($8.95) on front flap. Hardcover in black quarter cloth & tan paper-wrapped boards. View more info

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The Song Dog

By: McClure, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Mysterious Press.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 18456

Condition: Fine


274 pp. Softcover. 6" x 9". Signed by the author on a publisher's stamp backing the front panel. Advance Reading Copy. Set in South Africa. A prequel to the Lt. Tromp Kramer & Sgt. Mickey Zondi series set in 1962. Kramer & Zondi's first meeting. And Nelson Mandela's imprisonment. Fine in pictorial wrappers. View more info

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The Steam Pig

By: McClure, James (1939-2006)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1971

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019605

Condition: Very Good


Book is clean & tight in solid binding. Spine lean. Jacket bright with light rubbing to corners. Price ($5.95) on front flap. The author's first mystery novel. Originally published by Gollancz in England in the same year. Set in South Africa. Lt. Tromp Kramer and his Zulu assistant, Sgt. Mickey Zondi investigate the murder of a music teacher. The beginning of a great series of novels. View more info

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The Gooseberry Fool

By: McClure, James (1939-2006)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1971

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019675

Condition: Very Good


Text is clean & tight in solid binding. Spine lean. Light rubbing to edges. Jacket bright with light rubbing to corners and a crease to front flap. Price ($5.95) on front flap. The author's 4th mystery novel. And the 3rd set in South Africa. Featuring Lt. Tromp Kramer and his Zulu assistant, Sgt. Mickey Zondi. They investigate the murder of a man who was busy mixing himself a cold vodka & orange juice. View more info

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Snake

By: McClure, James (1939-2006)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1976

Edition: First U.S. Edition..

Seller ID: 019683

Condition: Fine


Book is clean & tight in solid binding. Price clipped dust jacket bright with light rubbing head of spine. No tears or chips. The author's 4th mystery novel. Originally published by Gollancz in England in 1975. Set in South Africa. Lt. Tromp Kramer and his Zulu assistant, Sgt. Mickey Zondi investigate deaths of nightclub dancer apparently strangled by her pet snake and a murdered candy store owner. View more info

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The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner.: 1992

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 019881

Condition: Very Good


Book is tight & text bright. Former owner's name at top tip of front free endpaper. A list of 11 initials on the left top corner of the rear pastedown endpaper. Sharyn McCrumb's 9th mystery novel. A young minister's wife is called upon to help a local sheriff deal with a mass killing. An Appalachian tragedy by the Edgar-winning author. View more info

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The Windsor Knot

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019882

Condition: Very Good


Book is tight & text bright. Former owner's name at top tip of front free endpaper. A list of six initials on the left top corner of the rear pastedown endpaper. Sharyn McCrumb's 7th novel. An Elizabeth MacPherson mystery. Elizabeth plans to marry her fiance Cameron Dawson so that she can join him for tea with the Queen (a married couples only affair). In the meantime, a local widow is told that her husband has died in San Diego. But her husband died five years ago & she has the ashes to prove it. View more info

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If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him...

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019883

Condition: Very Good


Book is tight & text bright. Spine lean. Former owner's name at top tip of front free endpaper. A list of 8 initials on the left top corner of the rear pastedown endpaper. An Elizabeth MacPherson mystery. Elizabeth helps her brother & his partner's law firm in solving the murder of a husband & his girl friend by the man's ex-wife and another murder by an abused wife in denial. View more info

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MacPherson's Lament

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019884

Condition: Very Good


Book is square, tight & text bright. Former owner's name at top tip of front free endpaper. A list of 6 initials on the left top corner of the rear pastedown endpaper. An Elizabeth MacPherson mystery. Elizabeth is called on to help her brother, a novice lawyer, from charges of fraud. A home for Confederate Women ask Bill to sell their mansion. But when he does he leans that it has already been sold and the Confederate Women are nowhere to be found. View more info

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Missing Susan

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019885

Condition: Very Good


Book is square, tight & text bright. Former owner's name at top tip of front free endpaper. A list of 6 initials on the left top corner of the rear pastedown endpaper. An Elizabeth MacPherson mystery. She's on a tour to England's most famous murder sites. An American businessman asks the tour guide to commit a murder for a nice fat fee. Can Elizabeth stop this before it begins? View more info

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The Ballad of Frankie Silver

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019886

Condition: Very Good


Book is square, tight & text bright. Former owner's name at top tip of the half title page. A list of 4 initials on the top corner of the rear blank page before the endpaper. Told in alternating viewpoints. A 19th century murder and a one-room cabin deep in the Appalachian wilderness. Can murder be repeated after over a century? A novel of murder, simple faith, and blind truth. View more info

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The PMS Outlaws

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019887

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. Slight spine lean. An Elizabeth MacPherson mystery. Elizabeth is hospitalized for depression over her missing husband. "The partner in her brother's law firm is trying to track down the PMS Outlaws - an escaped convict and her fugitive attorney - who are cruising pickup joints and wreaking a peculiar vengeance on lust-crazed men." View more info

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Once Around the Track

By: McCrumb, Sharyn

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Kensignton Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019888

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. Light rubbing to head of jacket spine. An all women stock-car racing team hires a male driver. Their sponsor is "Vegenya." (Viagra for women). Their driver, crew chief and team manager experience a racing season like none ever before. View more info