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The Week-End Library: Issue of 1930.

By: N/A

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1930.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9497

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Boards rubbed and soiled. Edges soiled. Front hinge cracked by not loose.


Novels: Of Human Bondage - W. Somerset Maugham, Where the Blue Begins - Christopher Morley. Novelettes: Youth - Joseph Conrad, The Time Machine - H. G. Wells. Biography: Our Mark Twain - Helen Keller, How to Work Up a Panic - Bouck White. Short Stories: Old Man Minick - Edna Ferber, The King of the Cats - Stephen Vincent Benet, Contact - Frances Noyes Hart, Mr. Jack Hollins. Mystery: A Passage to Benares - T.S. Stribling, The Investors - Edgar Wallace. Plus humor by Donald Ogden Stewart, Don Marquis, and Irvin S. Cobb, selections from Leaves of Grass by Whitman, true adventure by T. E. Lawrenc... View more info

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The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

By: (Sherlockiana) Carr, John Dickson (1906-1977)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.: 1990

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 019613

Condition: Very Good


Binding solid. Light foxing to top edge & rear cover. Text & 8 pages of illustrations bright. "The combination of Doyle and Carr makes for a notable biography." (from the front free endpaper). View more info

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Dorothy L. Sayers: A Biography

By: Brabazon, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019543

Condition: Very Good


Book is square tight & clean. Crack just starting at top of title page. Bright jacket is price clipped. Preface by Anthony Fleming. Foreword by P.D. James. The first authorized life of Dorothy L. Sayers. Twenty seven years in the making. View more info

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Man Kills Woman

By: Flusfeder, D(avid) L.

Price: $10.00

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019542

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. The author & journalist's first novel. An out-of-work journalist is hired to do the biography of a man who turns out to be an English monster. A provocative & highly charged novel. View more info

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Elmore Leonard.

By: [Leonard, Elmore]. Geherin, David.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Continuum / A Frederick Ungar Book.: 1989.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12368

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is as new. Tight and clean. Jacket white background bright with one small tear at head of spine.


From the Literature and Life: Mystery Writers series. A full biography of Leonard with emphasis on his work - from the westerns to the celebrated crime novels. View more info