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The Riverside Villas Murder.

By: Amis, Kingsley.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London., Jonathan Cape.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18904

Condition: Near fine in very good edge rubbed & price clipped dust jacket. Spot of soil to bottom page edges.


The author's 2nd mystery novel. Set in 1930s England. Only a young 14-year-old boy and his friend Reg guess the truth about the killer in their small country town. Book review laid in. View more info

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Rio Grande Fall.

By: Anaya, Rudolfo.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York., Warner Books.: 1996.

Edition: First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front free endpaper. "Sherry. Always in our hearts. May the good times roll. From an old friend. Ru

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11033

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


The second Sonny Baca mystery set at the Alburquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. View more info

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Assassin: An Inner Sanctum Mystery.

By: Anderson, James.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: (1969).

Edition: Taiwan pirated edition.

Seller ID: 18086

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Light fading to spine. Uncommon.


Anderson's first mystery & the first featuring series character Mikael Josef Petros. View more info

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My Dead Brother.

By: Anderson, Rex (1937-2015).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., St. Martin's Press.: 1990.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18911

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Red dot on top edge. Jacket lightly rubbed with sunned at top edge. No tears or chips.


The author's third mystery novel. Set in Houston. Writer Mel Mortis's rotten brother is shot dead. His business partner is convicted. Now the police think Mel may be the culprit. View more info

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Fault Line.

By: Andrews, Sarah.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., St. Martin's Minotaur.: 2002.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16058

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


The seventh forensic geologist Emily Hansen mystery. Set in Salt Lake City during the Olympics. After an earth quake, Em is hired to find the murderer of a fellow geologist. View more info

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The Butcher's Wife

By: Ang, Li (pen name of Shih Shu-tuan)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: San Francisco, North Point Press: 1986

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019648

Condition: Near Fine


Light dust soil to top edge. A bit of rubbing to jacket top corners with crease to bottom tip of front flap. Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt & Ellen Yeung. With author's preface & translators' note. The author's first work to be translated into English. View more info

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Avenging Angel

By: Appiah, Anthony

Price: $12.00

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

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019538

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to black background of dust jacket. First published in Great Britain by Constable & Company Ltd. A fifty-year-old secret leads to murder among the members of an elite Cambridge University society. The author's first novel. View more info

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The Menehune Murders.

By: Arnold, Margot (Pseudonym of Petronelle Marguerite Mary Cook).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont., A Foul Play Press Book.: 1989.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15869

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


The 7th Penny Spring & Sir Toby Glendower mystery. Set in Hawaii. View more info

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Murder in Duplicate: A Bridge Murder Series.

By: Arnold, Patricia Monroe.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: San Francisco., Ariel Publishing Co.: 2002.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18869

Condition: Very good in wraps. Light edge wear to wraps. Text bright in solid binding.


Signed by the author on the title page. The author's first mystery novel. A thriller with the game of bridge in the background. View more info

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Aunt Dimity Slays the Dragon

By: Atherton, Nancy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Viking.: 2009

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 019325

Condition: Fine


A very nice copy. A rowdy Renaissance festival comes to town & Lori Shepard discovers a dark layer of intrigue lurking beneath the surface. With the advice of her Aunt Dimity, Lori tires to save her beloved village. View more info

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Aunt Dimity Digs In.

By: Atherton, Nancy.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 1998.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17037

Condition: Fine in near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket.


This is the 4th Aunt Dimity mystery. View more info

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Aunt Dimity Tales a Holiday.

By: Atherton, Nancy.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 2003.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17038

Condition: Fine in near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket.


This is the 8th Aunt Dimity mystery. View more info

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Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil.

By: Atherton, Nancy.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 2000.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18724

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


This is the 6th Aunt Dimity mystery. "Everyone's favorite phantom in a tale of family secrets, yesteryear romance, and spirits less friendly than Dimity herself." (from the dust jacket). View more info

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Aunt Dimity and the Next of Kin.

By: Atherton, Nancy.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 2005.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18725

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


This is the 10th Aunt Dimity mystery. "Full of delightfully surprising twists and turns...Another page-turning installment in a series that has won the hearts of cozy mystery fans everywhere." (from the dust jacket). View more info

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Aunt Dimity: Vampire Hunter.

By: Atherton, Nancy.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 2008.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16715

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Lori Shepherd and her not quite departed Aunt solve the mystery of Aldercot Hall. Are the DuCarals descendants of vampires? View more info

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The Cruel Fire.

By: Atiyah, Edward (Selim) (1903-1964)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Published for The Crime Club by Doubleday & Co.: 1962

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 019136

Condition: Very Good


Book clean & tight in black cloth boards. Light toning starting on end papers. Dust soil to top edge & foxing starting on fore edge. Jacket edge rubbed. No major tears or chips. This is the author's last mystery novel. Set in Lebanon. A miser has wealth but not the love of his wife & children. He also has a terrible secret. View more info

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The Feast of Stephen: An Ellis Portal Mystery.

By: Aubert, Rosemary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bridgehampton, New York., Bridge Works Publishing Co.: 1999.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18901

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Set in Toronto and featuring disgraced former judge Ellis Portal. Dead bodies are found with a verse from the Bible in their possession. Now Ellis is receiving them himself. View more info

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Daphne du Maurier: Haunted Heiress

By: Auerback, Nina

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019276

Condition: Fine


A nice copy. Fine portrait of du Maurier's career. Following in her father's (actor & creator of the role of Captain Hook in Peter Pan) & grandfather's (author of the novel Trilby) footsteps. With list of du Maurier's works, notes, acknowledgments & index. View more info

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Even Yuppies Die

By: Babson, Marian ( pseudonym of Ruth Stenstreem)

Price: $10.00

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

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019465

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket extremities. No tears or chips. The author's 4th Trixie Dolan mystery novel. Trixie & friend Evangeline Sinclair, both former film stars at leisure (temporarily, of course), move to a suite in a partially remodeled London warehouse. They are fascinated by their new neighbors. Especially when one young woman is pulled out of the river. View more info

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Cover-Up Story

By: Babson, Marian ( pseudonym of Ruth Stenstreem)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press.: 1988

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019420

Condition: Near Fine


Remainder mark on bottom edge. Light rubbing to jacket extremities. Signed & dated '98 by the author on the title page. First published in England by Collins in 1971. The author's first mystery novel. Set in the London public relations firm of Perkins & Tate. A humorous tale featuring a hillbilly music act & the firms Doug Perkins. View more info