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Extra!

By: Morse, George

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Goldsmith Publishing Company: 1932

Seller ID: 019663

Condition: Very Good


Binding solid & square. Bumps to corners & light toning to text. Wear to jacket corners with small tears along bottom of rear panel. One of the publisher's "Every Boy's Mystery Series." Set in a big city newspaper. The publisher mysteriously disappears on an airline trip. It's up to the young managing editor to find him. View more info

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The Edged Tool: An Adventure Story

By: Morton, William (1881-1967)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Chelsea House: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019419

Condition: Very Good


Bright hardcover in navy cloth boards with gilt titles & decorations. Light soil to edges. Rubbing to top front board edge. Binding solid. Jacket heavily worn with loss to top of front panel & large tear down rear fore edge. The author's first mystery novel. "A finely conceived and skillfully told tale of mystery & adventure." View more info

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Tropical Detective Story. The Flower Children Meet the Voodoo Chiefs

By: Mungo, Raymond

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019553

Condition: Very Good


Book is square, tight & clean. Evidence of paper-clip rust on top of front endpapers. Appears to be unread. Wear to jacket extremities with small closed tear at top of front panel. "To understand the crime: dig the criminal." By the author of "Famous Long Ago." View more info

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The Fur-Seal's Tooth: A Story of Alaskan Adventure

By: Munroe, Kirk (1850-1930)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1903

Seller ID: 019807

Condition: Fair


Copyright 1894. Seventeen illustrations including Alaskan map. Bound in green cloth boards with Alaskan decorations. Edges rubbed. Hinges cracked but holding. Foxing to endpapers. Two illustrations loose with one repaired. Text slightly toned. View more info

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A Carnivore's Inquiry

By: Murray, Sabina

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019568

Condition: Near Fine


Uncorrected Proof. By the winner of the 2003 PEN/Faulkner Award. "A gripping literary psychological thriller about a young woman and a peculiar taste for flesh." View more info

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Now You See Her, Now You Don't

By: Murray, William (1926-2005)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019816

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. The author's 8th Shifty Lou Anderson mystery novel. Set in the world of the Los Angeles horse racing tracks Del Mar & Hollywood Park. All is going well and then Shifty falls in love again. View more info

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The Hard Knocker's Luck

By: Murray, William (1926-2005)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019817

Condition: Very Good


A nice copy save for the former owner's signature on the top corner of the front free endpaper and a list of initials on the top inside corner of the rear pastedown. Light rubbing to jacker edges. The author's 2nd Shifty Lou Anderson mystery novel. Set in the world of the Los Angeles horse racing tracks Del Mar & Hollywood Park. One of his best. View more info

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The King of the Nightcap

By: Murray, William (1926-2005)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019818

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's signature on the top corner of the front free endpaper and a list of initials on the top inside corner of the rear pastedown. Light wear to jacker spine. The author's 4th Shifty Lou Anderson mystery novel. Set in the world of the Los Angeles horse racing tracks. After a big win at Santa Anita, the slippery loser sent to pick up the money vanishes and Shifty's partners want their money. View more info

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We're Off To See the Killer

By: Murray, William (1926-2005)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday. A Perfect Crime Book: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019819

Condition: Near Fine


Former owner's signature on the top corner of the front free endpaper and a list of initials on the top inside corner of the rear pastedown. Light wear to jacker spine. The author's 7th Shifty Lou Anderson mystery novel. Set in the world of the Los Angeles horse racing tracks. Shifty struggles of uncover the truth behind a deadly scam. View more info

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A Fine Italian Hand

By: Murray, William (1926-2005)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, M. Evans & Co.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019820

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. The author's 9th Shifty Lou Anderson mystery novel. Shifty is in Milan, Italy for a meeting of the IBM (International Brotherhood of Magicians). He ends up trying to find however killed his friend American model Bobby Jo Dawson. And there are a lot of suspects. View more info

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A Century of Moravian Sisters: A Record of Christian Community Life

By: Myers, Elizabeth Lehman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019529

Condition: Good


Grey cloth boards. Gilt titles on spine. Light sunning to spine. Boards clean save for small brown spot on front panel. No dust jacket. Text & illustrations bright. Page 159 loose. 20 full page illustrations including the frontispiece of Sister Christine Riem. View more info

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Nan of the Gypsies

By: North, Grace May

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio & New York, The Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 019263

Condition: Very Good


Girls Adventure Series 3712. Toning to text. Binding solid. Rubbing to extremities. Jacket wear to edges with scrape to title text. The life of a young gypsy girl. From her orphan childhood to her marriage. View more info

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The Phantom Town Mystery

By: Norton, Carol

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Akron, Ohio & New York, The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019579

Condition: Good


Book is square & tight save for a crack to front endpapers. Light toning to pages. Red boards bright. Jacket edge worn with bright cover illustration. One of the Phantom Series books. Set in the Arizona canyon country. Mary Moore & her friends search for lost treasure and are chased by a gang of robbers. View more info

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Ten Murders in the Fingerlakes

By: O'Hara, Ward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Auburn, NY, Ward O'Hara - A Team Effort: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019697

Condition: Fine


Book is square, tight & text clean. With black & white illustrations. Accounts of ten individual murders in the New York state Fingerlakes area. View more info

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City of Secrets

By: O'Nan, Stewart

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019352

Condition: Very Good


Inked star at top left of front pastedown & top left of front free endpaper. Bump to boards bottom front corner. Book is square, tight & text is clean. Suspense novel set in 1945 postwar Jerusalem. "A deeply felt novel of intrigue and identity." (from the jacket flap). View more info

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Exhumation of a Murder

By: Odell, Robin

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Proteus: 1978

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019718

Condition: Very Good


The Crimes, Trial and Execution of a Perfect English Gentleman. Researched by J.H.H. Gaute & H.B. Trumper. Foreword by Edgar Lustgarten. Originally published in Great Britain by George G. Harrap & Co. ltd. Account of the celebrated murderer Major Herbert Rowse Armstrong. Book is clean & tight with slight spine lean. Black & white photos throughout. Jacket is bright with light rubbing to spine ends. No tear or chips. Newspaper clippings design on endpapers. View more info

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Short Circuit

By: Oriol, Laurence (pseudonym of Noelle Loriot)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, The World Publishing Co.: 1968

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019677

Condition: Near Fine


Text clean in solid binding. Slight spine lean. Jacket rubbed with wear to edges. Tear to top edge of rear flap. $3.95 price on front flap. First published in the French language in 1966 as "L'Interne de Service" by Editions Denoel. Translated from the French by W. G. Corp. First published in English by MacDonald & Co. in 1966. Winner of the Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere in 1966. After two other attempts murder succeeds. But out of a group of four who was the murderer? View more info

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The First Patient

By: Palmer, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019359

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to head of jacket spine. Signed by the author below his printed name on the title page. The President's friend & new doctor must deal with disturbing signs that the President is going insane. But not due to natural causes. View more info

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Faded Coat of Blue

By: Parry, Owen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019292

Condition: Near Fine


Slight spine lean & rubbing to black paper-wrapped boards. Set during the early years of the American Civil War. Features a newly arrived English war veteran who signs on as a confidential agent to investigate the death/murder of a young "golden youth" during the beginning of the war. Nice detail & good plot. View more info

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Mary, Mary

By: Parsons, Julie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019601

Condition: Fine


Light bumps to jacket tips. No tears or chips. "A psychiatrist is intent on taking revenge on the sadistic killer who murdered her teenage daughter." Julie Parsons' first novel. View more info