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Selena.

By: Willey, Gordon Randolph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Walker & Co.: 1993.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18819

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


The author's first mystery novel. A retired professor of archaeology returns to his family owned island on the Gulf Coast of Florida. His cousin wants to excavate there but his plans are turning deadly. View more info

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The Mystery of the Gold Box.

By: Williams, (George) Valentine (1883-1946).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., P. F. Collier & Son.: 1932.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 18155

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Light soil to edges. Boards sharp. Light toning to endpapers. Text bright in solid binding.


Prefatory note (by Philip Clavering?). Features Dr. Adolph Grundt (Clubfoot). Published in the same year in England by Hodder as "The Gold Comfit Box." View more info

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The Mysterious Miss Morrisot.

By: Williams, (George) Valentine.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., A. L. Burt.: [c1930].

Edition: Early reprint of the Houghton Mifflin U.S. Edition. First published in the same year by Hodder in the U.K. as 'Mannequin.'

Seller ID: 13019

Condition: Book is clean & tight. From Weinstein's store lending library. Store i.d. & stamp on front & rear pastedowns. Color xerox Houghton Mifflin dust jacket with original front panel & flap glued to front endpapers.


Mystery set in Paris and the Riviera. View more info

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Dr. Mortimer and the Aldgate Mystery

By: Williams, Gerard (pseudonym of Gary Newman)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London., Constable & Co. Ltd.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019107

Condition: Fine


Recently widowed Dr James Mortimer agrees to act as a locum in a smart London practice. His first call takes him to an address in Aldgate where he treats a young lady who seems to be being held prisoner. This is the first Dr. Mortimer mystery. View more info

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Dr. Mortimer and the Barking Man Mystery.

By: Williams, Gerard (pseudonym of Gary Newman).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London., Constable & Co. Ltd.: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019108

Condition: Fine


In the 2nd Dr.Mortimer mystery. Set in 1891. Dr. James Mortimer and his new wife Violet Branscombe investigate the murder of Russian politico. Together they make a very good team. View more info

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Pomeroy

By: Williams, Gordon (1934-2017)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019313

Condition: Fine


Light rubbing to jacket. No tears or chips. Set in 1903 London. Introduces John Stockley Pomeroy, black sheep scion of notable Tennessee family and President Theodore Roosevelt's secret agent. View more info

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Death by Degrees.

By: Wilson, Robin.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., St. Martin's Press.: 1995.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17748

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


INSCRIBED and dated 12/17/95 by the author on the title page. Robin Wilson's first mystery. Set in the world of California academia. View more info

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The Tower Hill Mystery.

By: Wilson-Barrett, A(lfred).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London., Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.: 1912.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18270

Condition: Ex. library. From the Mark Skinner Library in Manchester Vermont. Handwritten number on spine. Pocket on rear pastedown. Withdrawal stamp on front free endpaper. Spine reinforcements front & rear. Text bright with a few soil marks in margins.


The author's second novel featuring Justus Wise. View more info

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Death By Deception.

By: Wingate, (Martha) Anne (Guice).

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York., Walker & Co.: 1988.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18775

Condition: Near fine in near find dust jacket. Light soil to top edge. Some rubbing to white jacket background. No tears or chips.


The author's first Mark Shigata mystery novel. Set in Texas. Mark is set up for a murder in his backyard. His 12 year old stepdaughter is missing. And his estranged wife is found dead. A rousing beginning for this series character. View more info

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The Buzzards Must Also Be Fed.

By: Wingate, (Martha) Anne (Guice).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Walker & Co.: 1991.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15702

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. A nice copy.


The author's 3rd Mark Shigata mystery novel. Set in Texas. View more info

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The Counsellor Heart

By: Winslow, Pauline Glen

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press.: 1980

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019318

Condition: Near Fine


Book is square, tight & clean. Just a touch of dust soil to top edge. Jacket edge rubbed. The author's 5th Detective Superintendent Merle Capricorn mystery novel. The wife of one of Capricorn's colleagues is kidnapped by terrorists. View more info

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Among the Mad: A Maisie Dobbs Novel.

By: Winspear, Jacqueline

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 2009

Edition: First Edition..

Seller ID: 18747

Condition: Near Fine


Perfect bound in illustrated wrappers. Near fine in wraps. Publisher's info sticker on lower right corner of front panel. Book is square, tight & clean with small black dot on top edge. Uncorrected Proof. Set in London of 1931. Christmas Eve. Maisie witnesses a man commit suicide on a busy London street. The next day the prime minister's office receives a letter threatening massive deaths if demands are not met. Maisie is mention by name in the letter. View more info

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Wodehouse On Crime: A Dozen Tales of Fiendish Cunning.

By: Wodehouse, P G (ie Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse) (1881-1975)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books.: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019235

Condition: Very Good


Edited and with a preface by D.R. Bensen. Foreword by Isaac Asimov. Light foxing starting to edges. No effect on text. Binding solid & square. Includes The Crime Wave at Blandings, Aunt Agatha Takes the Count, and ten other very funny Wodehouse crime tales. View more info

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Pigs Have Wings.

By: Wodehouse, P G (ie Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse) (1881-1975)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18886

Condition: Very Good


Binding solid. Text clean. Light toning to pages. "Someone is out to do in the Empress of Blandings, the fairest, fattest pig in the world." View more info

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The Poisoned Serpent

By: Wolf, Joan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019502

Condition: Near Fine


Inked remainder mark on bottom edge. The author's 2nd novel of murder and mystery in medieval times. Set in 1140 Norman England, two cousins battle for the crown. Hugh de Leon, heir to an earldom, must find a killer & also elope with his true love. View more info

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The Tichborne Claimant: A Victorian Mystery

By: Woodruff, (John) Douglas (1897-1978)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus, and Cudahy.: 1957

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 019374

Condition: Near Fine


Book review from August 18, 1957 the New York Times Book Review laid in. Book is square, tight & clean with all illustrations. Former owner's stamp on front & rear paste down endpapers. Paper clip indent on front free endpaper. Chips to jacket at head of spine and along bottom edges. Tear to top edge of rear panel. Scholarly work with genealogical table of the Tichborne family, sources, notes & index. The case of the missing heir to the Tichborne estate. View more info

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The Third Baffle Book

By: Wren, Lassiter and Randle McKay

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Garden City, N Y, Published for The Crime Club by Doubleday & Co.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019196

Condition: Very Good


Spine lean & soil to page edges. Binding solid with clean text & boards. According to Allen J. Hubin's CRIME FICTION III, the author of this series of books apparently was actually John T. Colter. Forty crimes or brief mysteries to be solved by the reader as detective. View more info

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Curiosity Didn't Kill the Cat.

By: Wren, M. K. (pseudonym of Martha Kay Renfroe).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Crime Club / Doubleday & Co.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18774

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light soil to top edge & a bit of rubbing to extremities. Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket. white background lightly rubbed with wear to top front corner & head of spine.


The author's first novel. A Conan Flagg mystery set in Oregon. Flagg, a half-Irish half-Indian proprietor of the local bookshop also happens to be a former intelligence agent and a licensed P.I. The first of a great series. View more info

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The Night the Gods Smiled

By: Wright, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1983

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17715

Condition: Fine


The first Inspector Charlie Salter mystery. Winner of the John Creasey Memorial Dagger Award for best first mystery novel from the Crime Writers Association of Great Britain. Book is square, tight & clean. No internal markings. Seems to be unread. Jacket bright. Price intact on front flap. Hardcover in black paper-wrapped boards. View more info

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The Scout Patrol Boys and The Hunting Lodge Mystery

By: Wright, Jack

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Cleveland & New York, The World Syndicate Publishing co.: 1933

Seller ID: 019656

Condition: Good


Binding is solid and text is bright but has toning. Text has tiny tear to top tip on pages 51-64. No effect on text. Fading to top edge of spine. Jacket has large tear to front panel and smaller tear to head of spine with wear to bottom of rear panel & rear edge. Dick Lawrence, traveler, explorer and archaeologist, leads the Scout Patrol Boys to adventure on a ranch where they learn to ride, then to the Yucatan to unearth an ancient race. A finally after fishing & hunting at the Hunting Lodge they rescue a famous company of explorers stranded on ice in the frozen south. View more info