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Collected Poems

By: Henderson, Helena

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ross, California, Published by the Author: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019796

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed "To Penny love Helena." Light toning to top edge for wrappers. A few soil spots to bottom right corner of rear wrapper. Text bright in solid binding. Photo of the author before preface by Joseph L. Henderson. Addenda laid in with two poems (one with inked correction) and two haikus. View more info

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Freeze My Margarita

By: Henderson, Lauren

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019252

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. Appears to be unread. Sam Jones, sculptress, is hired to do a series of mobiles for an avant-garde production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Finding the killer of a dead body in the basement of the theater may be Sam's own curtain call. View more info

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Chained!

By: Henderson, Lauren

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019448

Condition: Fine


Signed by the author on the title page. "When Sam Jones wakes up handcuffed in a cellar she naturally assumes she is suffering the aftermath of a great night out." Action packed. As racy as ever. View more info

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If the War Goes On...Reflections on War and Politics

By: Hesse, Hermann

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019792

Condition: Very Good


Translated by Ralph Manheim. Small bookshop stamp on verso of front cover. Binding solid. Text bright. Light soil to edges & former owner's note (P-145 Spark) on rear cover verso. A collection of Hesse's political views from 1914 - 1946. View more info

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Horns

By: Hill, Joe

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019460

Condition: Near Fine


The word "French" written on front free endpaper. Very light rubbing to jacket extremities. "Ignatius Perrish spent the night drunk and doing terrible things. He woke up th next morning with a thunderous hangover, raging headache ... and a pair of horns growing from his temples." (From the dust jacket). View more info

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A Place of Ravens

By: Hill, Pamela

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019676

Condition: Near Fine


Text bright in solid binding. Light rubbing to spine edges. Historical novel set in 17th century England. A newlywed wife fights to keep her estate while the English Civil War threatens to explode. View more info

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The Mayflower Planters at Plymoutn, Mass. 1620 and Other Newcomers to Ye Olde Colonie

By: Hills, Leon Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Hills Publishing Co.: 1936

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019779

Condition: Good


Inscribed to the Gov. of the Society of Mayflower Descendants by the author & dated June 1, 1950 on front free endpaper. Also a stamp from the General Society of Mayflower Descendants is pasted just above the inscription. A later gift inscription dated 1967 is on the front pastedown. Book has edge rubbing to black cloth boards. Hinges reinforced. Text & illustrations very lightly toned. Binding solid. View more info

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Foch

By: Hinzelin, Emile

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Delagrave: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019800

Condition: Good


General Ferdinand Foch (1851-1929) of France served as the Supreme Allied Commander during the First World War. Buried at Les Invalides in Paris. This is his story. Black & white & tissued color illustrations throughout. Binding worn but holding. Rubbing & wear to boards. View more info

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Smilla's Sense of Snow

By: Hoeg, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019541

Condition: Near Fine


Light bump to head of spine. Originally published in Danish. Map endpapers. Translated by Tiina Nunnally. The story of Smilla Qaavigaaq Jasperson. Part Inuit resident of Copenhagen. Her only friend, a six-year-old, falls off a roof and is killed. Smilla investigates and finds that even the police don't want her involved. This leads to a nerve-shattering journey from Copenhagen to the Arctic ice caps. View more info

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What Matters Most: Living a More Considered Life

By: Hollis, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Gotham Books: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019785

Condition: Near Fine


Light bump to head of spine. What looks like a remainder mark on bottom edge. Text bright in solid binding. "A fresh look at the concept of happiness." View more info

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At the Lake of Sudden Death

By: Holme, Timothy (1928-1987)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019805

Condition: Near Fine


Light rubbing to spine ends and rear jacket panel. Text bright in solid binding. Appears to be unread. The author's 5th & last Inspector Achille Peroni novel. Originally published by Macmillan UK in the same year. On vacation in a small village Peroni meets a charming young lady who takes him sailing. Throw in a cast of bizarre characters and Mussolini's lost treasure and enjoy this elegant & exciting mystery. View more info

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Accomplice: A Comedy Thriller

By: Holmes, Rupert

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Hollywood, Toronto & London, Samuel French, Inc.: 1991

Seller ID: 019539

Condition: Very Good


Binding solid. Text bright. Light rubbing to black wrappers. Winner of the Mystery Writers of America's "Edgar" award. Complete text of the original play featuring Michael McKean, Natalia Nogulich, Jason Alexander & Pamela Brull. Clever thriller compared to "Sleuth" and "Deathtrap." View more info

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Mrs. Malory: Detective in Residence

By: Holt, Hazel (1928-2015)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A Dutton Book.: 1994

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019148

Condition: Fine


Mrs. Sheila Malory comes to the U.S. to teach literature at a small college. She also helps the local police with the ABCs of murder. View more info

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The Shortest Journey

By: Holt, Hazel (1928-2015)

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019630

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square in tight binding. Light soil in margin of page 156. Jacket wear to extremities. The author's 3rd Mrs. Sheila Malory mystery. Set in an English nursing home where a wealthy widow disappears after her daughter pressures her to sign over a substantial inheritance. View more info

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The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane

By: Howe, Katherine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Voice. Hyperion: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019652

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Slight pull to head of spine. Set in present day & during the Salem witch trials. A key discovered in a 17th century Bible leads to Deliverance Dane and her physick book. View more info

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The Sea Has Many Voices

By: Hubback, Judith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henley-on-Thames, Oxon, Aidan Ellis Publishing Ltd.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019790

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square in solid binding. A darker paper is used for the final quarter of the book. Light bumps to jacket upper tips. Author's inscription "To Lydia & Nathan - With love Judith" on front free endpaper. The analytical psychologist's first novel. The story of a family with four daughters. Tumultuous relationships are revealed during their summer holidays by the sea. View more info

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The Foursquare Murder

By: Hume, David (pseudonym of J. V. Turner) (1900-1945)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co.: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019618

Condition: Good


Black cloth boards with red top edge. Name & date inked on front free endpaper. Smeared stamps below inscription. Heavy rubbing to spine. Crack to rear hinge. Ink spot to fore edge. No dust jacket. Text bright. The author's 3rd Mick Cardby mystery. Set in England. Published in the same year in England as "Murders Form Fours." View more info

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Publish and Perish: Three Tales of Tenure and Terror

By: Hynes, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Picador USA: 1997

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019742

Condition: Very Good


Bump to spine ends. Light soil to top edge near spine. Light bump to head of jacket spine. "Three witty, spooky novellas of satire set in academia" told by a master storyteller. View more info

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Dial-a-Ghost

By: Ibbotson, Eva

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton Children's Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019762

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket extremities. The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts. But sometimes the two ladies who run the agency get a bit mixed up and the wrong ghosts are sent to the wrong address. Funny & frightening. View more info

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I'll Cry When I Kill You: A Mystery

By: Israel, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Mysterious Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019315

Condition: Fine


Light bump to head of jacket spine. Brilliant attorney Charles Camelot & his irreverent assistant Philip Revere are hired by a science fiction legend, author Raul Bashard, who expects to be murdered on his 80th birthday at a scif fi convention. View more info