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Assignment 13th Princess

By: Aarons, Will B.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1979

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1697425


First Printing. 1979 Mass Market Paperback. 190 pp. Another high-tension tale of terror and adventure with the toughest spy in the world - Sam Durell. View more info

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The Empty Bed

By: Adams, Herbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller ID: 2204628


No jacket, lacks front free endpaper, top and bottom page ridges lightly foxed. 1928 Hard Cover. 304 pp. A mystery novel featuring Jimmie Haswell.Herbert Adams (1874–1958) was an English writer of fifty 'cosy' mystery novels, mostly featuring the detective Roger Bennion, which were often set in or around golfing competitions. He also wrote short stories, humorous verse and two other mystery novels under the pseudonym Jonathan Gray.Keywords: HERBERT ADAMS EMPTY BED FICT... View more info

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A Coffin for Dimitrios (A Black Widow Thriller)

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1945

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2263111


First thus. Large tear across jacket front obscuring some of the word Thriller, tear half-way across length of jacket front, jacket edges heavily rubbed with multiple small chips and tears, front jacket flap price-clipped. Very faint ink stamp on rear endpaper. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 281 pp. Ambler's most famous work. Charles Latimer was a lecturer in political economy in England. In his mid-30s he began to write detective stories,... View more info

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Background to Danger

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Triangle Books: 1943

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2266791


Photoplay jacket. Half-inch chip along jacket spine-base, one inch tear along bottom edge of jacket rear, jacket edges rubbed, sticker on front jacket flap. Faint odor of smoke, ink mark on front endpaper, pages lightly toned. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. Photoplay jacket. Background to Danger is a classic international thriller from the pen of a master entertainer. The scene is Central Europe just prior to World War II. A young ... View more info

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Epitaph for a Spy, with a Footnote by the Author

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1952

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2201469


First Borzoi edition. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, endpapers foxed, ink stamp on endpaper. 1952 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 259, [5] pp. 8vo. A work by the spy novelist best known for A Mask for Dimitrios (published in the United States as A Coffin for Dimitrios and adapted to film in 1944), and The Light of Day, adapted to film as Topkapi in 1964. This novel was originally printed in 1938, and adapted to film as Hotel Reserve in 1944. View more info

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Death of a Hittite

By: Angus, Sylvia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1931692


First edition. Jacket price clipped, 1/2 inch tear to top corner.Good. 1969 Hard Cover. 192 pp. 8vo. An archeologist may be in trouble at a dig in Turkey. View more info

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Played by the Book (A Novel Idea Mystery)

By: Arlington, Lucy

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Berkley Prime Crime: 2015

Seller ID: 2199436


Fine. 2015 Mass Market Paperback. 310 pp. The owner of the Novel Idea Literary Agency is thrilled when former local boy and popular television show host Damian York returns to Inspiration Valley, North Carolina, to launch his new gardening book. But Lila is less than excited about the hubbub when she sees her mounting to-do list. Between planning York’s gala and sprucing up her yard for another event, she’s spread too thin—especially after she finds a skull buried ... View more info

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The Unsuspected

By: Armstrong, Charlotte

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket Book: 1947

Edition: Movie Tie-In Edition

Seller ID: 2059931


Movie tie-in edition. 4th printing. Light shelf wear. 1947 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. A famous celebrity is also a killer! View more info

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The Black-Eyed Stranger

By: Armstrong, Charlotte

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197676


First edition. Very good in good jacket. Jacket edge wear, surface tear on rear jacket panel, spine leans forward slightly. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. 8vo. A crooked newspaper reporter attempts to save a socialite's life. Sam Lynch is not a crook, but most of his friends are. A journalist by trade, he has the inside scoop on every crime in New York City, but can’t write a word of it for fear of his sources turning violent. Th... View more info

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Anything for a Quiet Life

By: Avery, A.A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1946

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2195530


1st printing. Light edge wear. 1946 Mass Market Paperback. A seemingly unrelated balance sheet my be the only clue to a murder. View more info

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The Regulators (Advance Uncorrected Proofs)

By: Bachman, Richard [King, Stephen]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1996

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 2131729


First state of advance uncorrected proofs (2nd state does not include letter, and corrects misordering of pages 467-471). Wrappers lightly rubbed. 1996 Trade Paperback. 475 pp. On a perfect summer afternoon in Wentworth, Ohio, many of the citizens who live on Poplar Street are killed mysteriously, and at the center of the mystery is a young boy named Seth Garon, whose supernatural powers are just awakening. View more info

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Nobody's Vineyard (A Joshua Clunk Mystery) (Crime Club Selection)

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262060


First edition. Two half-inch chips to jacket spine-head, jacket spine-base chipped, jacket edges heavily rubbed with small tears and creases. 1942 Hard Cover. vi, 301 pp. Jacket art by Raymond Lufkin. ...Joshua Clunk, is a sanctimonious lawyer who exposes corruption and blackmail in local politics, and who manages to profit from the crimes. View more info

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The Empty Glass: A Novel

By: Baker, J.I.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blue Rider Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201987


First edition. Page ridges faintly toned.Near Fine. 2012 Hard Cover. 324 pp. In the early-morning hours of August 5, 1962, Los Angeles County deputy coroner Ben Fitzgerald arrives at the home of the world's most famous movie star, now lying dead in her bedroom, naked and still clutching a telephone.  There he discovers The Book of Secrets - Marilyn Monroe's diary - revealing a doomed love affair with a man she refers to only as The General.  In the following days, Be... View more info

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The Cheaters

By: Baker, Ledru

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Gold Medal: 1952

Seller ID: 2060194


Edges rubbed and creased. 1952 Mass Market Paperback. She opened the door to love - and death walked in! View more info

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Dead to the World

By: Baker, North; Bolton, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1540460


First edition. Lacks jacket. Lightly rubbed & toned. 1944 Hard Cover. A classic example of 1940s crime noir. View more info

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The Collectors (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2007

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264290


1st printing. Spine creased. 2007 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Oliver Stone and his Camel Club are in a race to stop a man who is determined to auction off America to the highest bidder: Roger Seagraves is selling America to her enemies, one devastating secret at a time. On a local level, Annabelle Conroy, the most gifted con artist of her generation, is becoming a bit of a Robin Hood as she plots a monumental scam against one of t... View more info

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The Camel Club (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Warner: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264291


1st printing. Spine creased. 2006 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Welcome to THE CAMEL CLUB.Existing at the fringes of Washington, D.C., the Club consists of four eccentric members. Led by a mysterious man known as Oliver Stone, they study conspiracy theories, current events, and the machinations of government to discover the truth behind the country's actions.Their efforts bear little fruit-until the group witnesses a shocking murder... View more info

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The Escape (John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vision: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264292


Reprint. Light creasing to spine. 2015 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. It's a prison unlike any other. Military discipline rules. Its security systems are unmatched. None of its prisoners dream of escaping. They know it's impossible... until now. John Puller's older brother, Robert, was convicted of treason and national security crimes. His inexplicable escape from prison makes him the most wanted criminal in the country. Some in the ... View more info

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The Forgotten (John Puller)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2013

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264294


Reprint. Light creasing to spine. 2013 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Army Special Agent John Puller is the best there is. A combat veteran, Puller is the man the U.S. Army relies on to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. Now he has a new case--but this time, the crime is personal: His aunt has been found dead in Paradise, Florida. A picture-perfect town on Florida's Gulf Coast, Paradise thrives on the wealthy tourists... View more info

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The Fix (Memory Man Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2017

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264500


1st printing. A very nice copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 458 pp. Amos Decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters. A man shoots a woman execution-style on a crowded sidewalk, then turns the gun on himself. Even with Decker's extraordinary powers of observation and deduction, the killing is baffling. Decker and his team can find absolutely no connection between the shooter—a family man with a successful consulting b... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264501


1st printing. Spine creased, light general wear. 2014 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 440 pp. David Baldacci brings back Sean King and Michelle Maxwell--former Secret Service agents turned private investigators--in their most surprising, personal, and dangerous case ever... It seems at first like a simple, tragic story. Tyler Wingo, a teenage boy, learns the awful news that his father, a soldier, was killed in action in Afghanistan. Then th... View more info

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The Sixth Man (King & Maxwell Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264502


1st printing. Spine and front wrapper creased. 2011 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 416 pp. Edgar Roy--an alleged serial killer held in a secure, fortress-like Federal Supermax facility-is awaiting trial. He faces almost certain conviction. Sean King and Michelle Maxwell are called in by Roy's attorney, Sean's old friend and mentor Ted Bergin, to help work the case. But their investigation is derailed before it begins--en route to their fir... View more info

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The Escape (The John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2265351


Third printing. A very nice copy. 2014 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 472 pp. David Baldacci is one of the world's most popular, widely read storytellers. In his blockbuster thrillers Zero Day and The Forgotten, he enthralled readers with John Puller. A combat veteran and special agent with the U.S. Army, Puller is the man they call to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. But all his training, all his experience, all his skills wi... View more info

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No Man's Land (John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266939


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2016 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Special Agent John Puller, combat veteran and the army's most tenacious investigator, is back in this action-packed thriller from worldwide #1 bestselling author David Baldacci. View more info

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Last Man Standing

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268246


First trade paperback printing. We have more books available by this author!. 582, [6] pp. Web London roars into a dark alley one night with his FBI Hostage Rescue Team. Seconds later, the team is ambushed and every man is dead -- except Web. As the FBI conducts their investigation, the suspicion surrounding Web deepens. View more info

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Divine Justice (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268764


First printing. Spine crease, wrappers lightly rubbed. 2009 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 478 pp. Known by his alias, 'Oliver Stone,' John Carr is the most wanted man in America. With two pulls of the trigger, the men who destroyed Stone's life and kept him in the shadows were finally silenced. But his freedom comes at a steep price: The assassinations he carried out prompt the highest levels of the U.S. government to unleash a mass... View more info

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Stone Cold (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Vision: 2008

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268765


First printing. Spine creased, very minor tear along top edge of front wrapper. 2008 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 527 pp. Oliver Stone, the leader of the mysterious group that calls itself the Camel Club, is both feared and respected by those who've crossed his path. Keeping a vigilant watch over our leaders in Washington D.C., the Camel Club has won over some allies, but it has also earned formidable enemies-including those in po... View more info

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The Camel Club (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Warner Vision: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2268766


Spine creased. 2006 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 606 pp. Welcome to THE CAMEL CLUB.Existing at the fringes of Washington, D.C., the Club consists of four eccentric members. Led by a mysterious man known as Oliver Stone, they study conspiracy theories, current events, and the machinations of government to discover the truth behind the country's actions.Their efforts bear little fruit-until the group witnesses a shocking murder...and... View more info

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The Escape (The John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270186


First edition. Spine head faintly pushed. 2014 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 472 pp. David Baldacci is one of the world's most popular, widely read storytellers. In his blockbuster thrillers Zero Day and The Forgotten, he enthralled readers with John Puller. A combat veteran and special agent with the U.S. Army, Puller is the man they call to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. But all his training, all his experience, all his s... View more info

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Mrs. Raffles: Being the Adventures of an Amateur Crackswoman

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2171959


First edition. Front hinge starting, light stain to top margin, spine toned, boards lightly soiled. 1905 Hard Cover. v, [3], 179, [1] pp. 16mo. One of two story collections written by Bangs as follow-ups to E.W. Hornung's popular series featuring anti-hero Arthur J. Raffles, a safe cracker. Hornung was the brother-in-law of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and his Raffles series was second only to Sherlock Holmes in popularity during his lifetime. View more info