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World's Great Detective Stories

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Roslyn, NY, Black's Readers Service: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 17352


Publisher's full beige leatherette with bright gilt decoration on spine, red panel on spine, lettered in gilt, ruled border and gilt lettering on front cover, t.e.g., red silk bookmark bound in, decorative endpapers. . One small scratch to the gilt on the top edge, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 524 pp View more info

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The Copy Cat Mystery

By: Adorjan, Carol

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13824


Signed and inscribed by author. Publisher's glossy wraps. . Volume shows only light shelf-wear, else fine. NEAR FINE.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. (v), 119, (3) pp. Signed by Author View more info

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A Dilly of a Death

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 9616


Fully bound in publisher's black paper, silver lettering on spine . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pp View more info

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Indigo Dying

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley: 2003

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 9625


Quarter bound in publisher's blue paper over blue boards, silver lettering on spine. . Back cover has slight indentation, else as new. The unclipped dust jacket, now in mylar, wrinkled at top edge, thin cut on back panel, else fine. FINE/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 304 pp View more info

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The Clue in the Blue

By: Allen, Betsy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1948

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 13529


Full beige cloth, brown lettering and decoration on cover and spine, t.e.g. (brown), grey endpapers. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, bottom corners bumped, former owner's stamp on ffep, else near fine. VERY GOOD+. . Connie Blair Mysteries Series. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. v, (ii), 216 pp View more info

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The Green Island Mystery

By: Allen, Betsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1949

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 13551


Full tan cloth, red lettering and decoration on cover and spine, t.e.g. (red), red endpapers. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece. . Spine and edges of boards show mild wear and rubbing, stamps of former owners on first blank page and half-title, else near fine. VERY GOOD+ . Connie Blair Mysteries Series. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. vii, (ii), 205 pp View more info

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The Riddle in Red

By: Allen, Betsy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1948

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 13552


Full tan cloth, red lettering and decoration on cover and spine, t.e.g. (red). Illustrated with B&W frontispiece. . Corners bumped, spine and edges of boards moderately rubbed and worn, stamp of former owner on first blank page, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . Connie Blair Mysteries Series. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. v, (ii), 212 pp View more info

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A Coffin for Dimitrios

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Franklin Library: 1990

Edition: Special Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20348


Covered in red leather, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in three compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, elaborate gilt tooling on covers, a.e.g., printed gray endpapers. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces Series. B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 264 pp View more info

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GREAT CASES OF SCOTLAND YARD

By: Ambler, Eric; Clive Egleton; Elizabeth Jenkins; Andrew Garve; Winston Graham; Ludovic Kennedy; Emlyn Williams; Russell Braddon; and Julian Symons

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Readers Digest: 1978

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 4780


Hardcover with dust jacket. Publisher's full gray cloth, gilt (silver) lettering on spine, gilt (silver) barge medallion on cover. 690 pp. Illustrated with numerous color and B&W photographs, prints, and drawings. The volume is in perfect, unopened condition. Thick 8vo. The dust jacket shows only the slightest shelf-wear. AS NEW/FINE. A chilling collection of 8 mysteries written by Clive Egleton, Elizabeth Jenkins, Andrew Garve, Winston Graham, Ludovic Kennedy, Eml... View more info

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The Doll's House

By: Anthony, Evelyn

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollinsPublishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 8646


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over blue boards, silver lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle. . Volume is only lightly sunned, otherwise, tight, square and clean. The price-clipped dust jacket is in unmarked condition. FINE+/VERY GOOD.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (ix), 271 pp View more info

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Honor Among Thieves

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5368


Quarter bound in publisher's navy cloth over blue boards, silver lettering on spine, author's initials blind-stamped on cover, mauve endpapers, fore-edge deckle. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket has only minor shelf-wear, else as new. AS NEW/FINE. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 381, (4) pp View more info

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First Among Equals

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Linden Press / Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 6489


Quarter bound in publisher's plum cloth over gray boards, gilt (silver) lettering on spine, coat-of-arms medallion blind-stamped on cover, gray endpapers.. Former owner's name on ffep, small bump and stain on bottom edge, small bump on top edge, back gutter rubbed, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket shows only slight shelf-wear. VERY GOOD+/NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 415 pp View more info

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The Eleventh Commandment A Novel

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1998

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 11855


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 368 pp View more info

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Best Kept Secret

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Griffin: 2013

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22314


Covered in black cloth with silver lettering on spine. . Unclipped dust jacket has light wear along edges and at corners, title is creased, previous owner's initails on front endpapers; otehrwise, this copy is clean, square & tight. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 373 pp View more info

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THE BIG APPLE MYSTERIES

By: Asimov, Isaac; Martin Greenberg; and Carol-Lynn Rossel Waugh (eds)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1982

Edition: First Paperback Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5221


Publisher's glossy wraps. 12mo. 261 pp. Former owner's initials on fep, else fine. NEAR FINE. Includes New York based stories by Isaac Asimov; Avram Davidson, Edward D. Hoch; Frances and Richard Lockridge; Stuart Palmer; Q. Patrick; Hugh Pentecost; Ellery Queen; Clayton Rawson; R. L. Stevens; Rex Stout; Cornell Woolrich and James Yaffe.. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Name of the Game is Murder An Inner Sanctum Mystery

By: Asinof, Eliot

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1968

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13028


The volume is unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket is lightly soiled and chipped. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 191 pp View more info

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The Broken Places A Quinn Colson Novel

By: Atkins, Ace

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam: 2013

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24065


Green Boards with gilt title on cover,endpapers are maps of Tibbehah County Mississippi FINE/FINE . Fine/Fine. 9 x 6. 359 pp View more info

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Pane of Death; A Glassblowing Mystery

By: Atwell, Sarah

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2008

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 9555


Publisher's glossy wraps.. Some slight shelf-wear to wraps, else fine. NEAR FINE . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 292 pp View more info

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Snake in the Glass

By: Atwell, Sarah

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2009

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 9556


Publisher's glossy wraps.. Spine slightly cocked and creased, else fine. NEAR FINE . A Glassblowing Mystery Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 302 pp View more info

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The Partners

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition. 1

Seller ID: 14172


Publishers full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, fore-edge deckle, red endpapers. . Head and tail of spine slightly worn, otherwise unmarked, tight, square, and clean. Dust jacket mildly discolored and worn at head and tail. VERY GOOD/GOOD. . Book Club Edition. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 244 pp View more info