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The Empty Bed

By: Adams, Herbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller ID: 2204628

Condition: Very Good


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 FICTION MYSTERY THRILLER JIMMIE HASWELL View more info

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The Secret of Lonesome Cove

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1912

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2288731

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Ink scribble on front paste-down endpaper, bookplate on front endpaper. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 339 pp. Illustrated by Frank E. Schoonover. A mystery concerning a woman's corpse, which is found handcuffed to a raft on a New England beach. View more info

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Death of a Ghost (The 6th Albert Campion Mystery)

By: Allingham, Margery

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Felony & Mayhem Press: 2007

Seller ID: 2291514

ISBN: 1933397829

Condition: Near Fine


Faint smudges on front wrapper. 2007 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 271 pp. Certain that his reputation would improve dramatically after his death, the painter John Lafcadio left several paintings with his agent, along with the instruction that the widowed Mme. Lafcadio should wait a suitable interval and then begin doling out the work to a newly ravenous public. Albert Campion, an old friend of the widow?s, is among the guests at Lafcadio?s fourth posthumous vernissage. The event is a success for all but one of the attendees?a young artist who is brutally murdered w... View more info

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The Fashion in Shrouds (The 10th Albert Campion Mystery)

By: Allingham, Margery

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Felony & Mayhem Press: 2008

Seller ID: 2291515

ISBN: 1934609277

Condition: Near Fine


Faint crease on rear wrapper. 2008 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 340 pp. The Fashion in Shrouds introduces Albert Campion's sister, a talented young clothing designer with a roster of celebrated clients. The most celebrated among them is Georgia Wells, a glamorous actress who exemplifies the 1930s femme fatale. Georgia is vain, stupid, and self-centered, but men fly to her like moths to a flame. And like those moths, they often meet unhappy ends. Georgia's fans chalk it up to her irresistibly dangerous allure, but Campion isn't so sure. For one thing, he reckons, Ge... 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

Condition: Very Good


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, and became successful enough to make a new career. While traveling abroad in Turkey he was introduced to the Chief of the Se... View more info

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A Coffin for Dimitrios

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1939

Seller ID: 2276809

Condition: Good


No jacket, pages lightly toned. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 281 pp. A chance encounter with a Turkish colonel with a penchant for British crime novels leads Charles Latimer, himself the author of a handful of successful mysteries, into a world of sinister political and criminal maneuvers throughout the Balkans in the years between the world wars. At first merely curious to reconstruct the career of the notorious Dimitrios, whose body has been identified in an Istanbul morgue, Latimer soon finds himself caught up in a shadowy web of assassination, espionage, d... 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

Condition: Good


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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Intrigue: Four Great Spy Novels of Eric Ambler -- Journey Into Fear; A Coffin for Dimitrios; Cause for Alarm; Background to Danger

By: Ambler, Eric; Hitchcock, Alfred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1960

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2284906

Condition: Very Good


1960 edition reset and printed from new plates (the original was published in 1943). Front hinge just starting, jacket edges rubbed with a couple tiny tears. viii, 631, [1] pp. 8vo. Introduction by Alfred Hitchcock. Four mysteries in one volume: Journey Into Fear; A Coffin for Dimitrios; Cause for Alarm; Background to Danger. Jacket art by Jean Carlu. Eric Ambler (28 June 1909 - 22 October 1998) was an influential English writer of spy novels who brought a level of realism to the field that had generally been absent in earlier works. Ambler also used the pseudonym Eliot Reed for books co-writt... View more info

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Nobody Wore Black (Dell Mapback No. 579)

By: Ames, Delano

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dell: 1952

Seller ID: 2278086

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 1952 Mass Market Paperback. A writer looking for new ideas for a murder mystery may have a real-life corpse on his hands. View more info

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A Vision of Fire: A Novel (Book One of the Earthend Saga)

By: Anderson, Gillian; Rovin, Jeff

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon451: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284477

ISBN: 1476776520

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine head lightly bumped. 2014 Hard Cover. ix, 292 pp. Renowned child psychologist Caitlin O’Hara is a single mom trying to juggle her job, her son, and a lackluster dating life. Her world is suddenly upturned when Maanik, the daughter of India’s ambassador to the United Nations, starts speaking in tongues and having violent visions. Caitlin is sure that her fits have something to do with the recent assassination attempt on her father—a shooting that has escalated nuclear tensions between India and Pakistan to dangerous levels—but when teenagers around the world ... 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

Condition: Very Good


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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Eeny Meeny

By: Arlidge, M.J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New American Library: 2014

Seller ID: 2284470

ISBN: 110199004X

Condition: Very Good


Faint crease to spine. 2014 Trade Paperback. It's a game more twisted than any Detective Inspector Helen Grace has ever seen. If she hadn't spoken with the shattered survivors herself, she almost wouldn't believe them. 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

ISBN: 0425276635

Condition: Fine


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 in her flowerbeds.As Lila’s macabre discovery leads to other secrets hidden in Inspiration Valley’s past, a member of the... 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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0399158197

Condition: Near Fine


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, Ben unravels a wide-ranging cover-up and some heartbreaking truths about the fragile, luminous woman behind the celebrity.  So... View more info

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The Cheaters

By: Baker, Ledru

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Gold Medal: 1952

Seller ID: 2060194

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1455521248

Condition: Good


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 the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father... after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Mic... 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

ISBN: 1478970804

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 1538760045

Condition: Fine


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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The Escape (The John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270186

ISBN: 1455521191

Condition: Near Fine


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 skills will not prepare him for his newest case, one that will force him to hunt down the most formidable and brilliant prey h... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270833

ISBN: 1455521310

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket price clipped. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 422 pp. 8vo. 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 the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father... after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Michelle to sol... View more info

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Zero Day

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271899

ISBN: 0446573019

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Minor wear to corners. 2011 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 436, [4] pp. 8vo. From David Baldacci--the modern master of the thriller and #1 worldwide bestselling novelist-comes a new hero: a lone Army Special Agent taking on the toughest crimes facing the nation. And Zero Day is where it all begins.... John Puller is a combat veteran and the best military investigator in the U.S. Army's Criminal Investigation Division. His father was an Army fighting legend, and his brother is serving a life sentence for treason in a federal military prison. Puller has ... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2013

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2272318

ISBN: 1455521310

Condition: Near Fine


Top edge of jacket very lightly bumped. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 422 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 the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father... after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Michelle to solve ... View more info

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No Man's Land (John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2273659

ISBN: 1478970804

Condition: Near Fine


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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The Last Mile (Memory Man Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2016

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2281708

ISBN: 1455586463

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2016 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Convicted murderer Melvin Mars is counting down the last hours before his execution--for the violent killing of his parents twenty years earlier--when he's granted an unexpected reprieve. Another man has confessed to the crime. View more info

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End Game (The Will Robie Series, Book 5) (Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition: Signed Copy)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2017

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282735

ISBN: 153871292X

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 2017 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 424 pp. End Game is the fifth book in the thrilling Will Robie series by international number one bestselling author David Baldacci.London is on red alert. Will Robie, as the US government's most lethal assassin, is called in to foil a terrorist attack on the London Underground. An attack serving as a test run for a much larger plot to take place on US soil. Trained to neutralize threats without leaving a trace, he's an indispensable asset to h... View more info

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Memory Man (Amos Decker Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vision: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2290021

ISBN: 1455559806

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Light crease. 2016 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. The first time was on the gridiron. A big, towering athlete, he was the only person from his hometown of Burlington ever to go pro. But his career ended before it had a chance to begin. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect--he can never forget anything. View more info