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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 th... View more info

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Sherlock Holmes of Baker Street: A Life of the World's First Consulting Detective

By: Baring-Gould, William S.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bramhall House: 1962

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2275150

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. A bit smoky. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 336 pp. 8vo. This volume brings together for the first time every known fact that can be fully authenticated about the life of one of the world's most extraordinary men, and reveals much more about him that has not been heretofore generally known. From twenty years' research into every possible source, the author has written as definitive an account as could ever be assembled. View more info

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Out of Order

By: Benoit, Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197675

ISBN: 1590582527

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2006 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 234 pp. 8vo. At 27, Jason Talley of Corning, New York, leads an orderly life, precisely processing loans for a mortgage company. Its warmest spot is his friendship with Sriram Sundaram and his lively wife Vidya. One night Sriram secretly confides he's planning a trip home to India to visit his mother and asks Jason to hold her gift, a gorgeous... View more info

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The Mystery at Lovers' Cave [Lover's] (The Modern Reprint Library Series)

By: Berkeley, Anthony

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Jacobsen Publishing Company, Inc.: 1927

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2072271

Condition: Very Good


Includes scarce original jacket with C.V. Farrow artwork - currently the only copy in the trade that includes it. Ink gift note date 4/7/31 on front endpaper, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners.Good. 1927 Hard Cover. 273 pp. 8vo. Reissue of 1927 Simon & Schuster original. Title given as 'The Mystery at Lovers' Cave' on title page, but 'The Mystery at Lover's Cave' on cover and jacket. The first Roger Sheringham mystery novel, and among the earliest books by... View more info

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Behind That Curtain: A Charlie Chan Mystery

By: Biggers, Earl Derr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2275152

Condition: Good


Reissue. A bit smoky, spine edges faded, jacket edges rubbed with a couple small chips and tears. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 337, [5] pp. 8vo. The third Charlie Chan novel, adapted to the film starring Warner Baxter, Lois Moran and Boris Karloff. It was the first film screened at the Fox Theatre in San Francisco. It is set almost exclusively in California (as opposed to Chan's native Hawaii), and tells the story of the former head of S... View more info

Everybody Dies: A Matthew Scudder Novel

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $3.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1523707

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lightly rubbed.Very Good. 1998 Hard Cover. 292 pp. In his 14th adventure, Matthew Scudder, signs up to help his closest and most unlikely friend, the larger-than-life Hell's Kitchen hoodlum Mick Ballou--and soon finds himself living in a world where the past is a mine field, the present is a war zone, and the future's an open question. View more info

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Murder Goes to the Dogs: Anthony Adams's Third Mystery

By: Brace, Timothy [Pratt, Theodore]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2193855

Condition: Good


Former library copy, usual marks, remnants of jacket flaps on endpapers. Married jacket with intact flaps included. Stain to jacket base.Good. 1938 Hard Cover. 254 pp. 8vo. A mystery novel featuring Anthony Adams, a millionaire crime investigator and sportsman, written pseudonymously by Theodore Pratt. View more info

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Death is a Lonely Business

By: Bradbury, Ray

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2273068

ISBN: 0394547020

Condition: Very Good


First trade edition. A bit smoky, top edge faintly foxed. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278 pp. Ray Bradbury, the undisputed Dean of American storytelling, dips his accomplished pen into the cryptic inkwell of noir and creates a stylish and slightly fantastical tale of mayhem and murder set among the shadows and the murky canals of Venice, California, in the early 1950s. Toiling away amid the looming palm trees and decaying bungalows, a s... View more info

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Sunset Limited (The Dave Robicheaux Series Book 10)

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274116

ISBN: 0385488424

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Top edge lightly foxed. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 309, [1] pp. 8vo. In a land soaked with sin, Dave Robicheaux is dueling with killers, ghosts, and a woman's revenge.... The townspeople of New Iberia, Louisiana, didn't crucify Megan Flynn's father. They just didn't catch whoever pinned him to a barn wall with sixteen-penny nails. Decades later, Megan, now a world-famous photojournalist, has come back to the bayou, looki... View more info

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Black Mask Vol. XXVIII, No. 1, February, 1946 [Volume 28, Number I]

By: Burtis, Thomson; Clark, Dale; Stratton, Ted; Long, Julius; Rough, William; Phillips, Roland

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fictioneers, Inc. / Popular Publications, Inc.: 1946

Seller ID: 2207289

Condition: Fair


Bottom edge of first and last section of pages and wrappers lightly stained, edges rubbed with a few small internal chips from spine, pages toned. 1946 Trade Paperback. 98 pp. A vintage issue of the popular and influential pulp magazine that catapulted the careers of writers such as Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. Black Mask was also known for Rafael de Soto's iconic and colorful cover art. Includes: Deadline for Death by Thomson Burtis; Murder Lode by Dale Clark;... View more info

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The Hardway Diamonds Mystery

By: Burton, Miles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Mystery League, Inc.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260248

Condition: Good


First edition. Bottom corner of rear half of pages and jacket spine lightly stained, jacket lightly toned. 1930 Hard Cover. 285 pp. A Scotland Yard safe-cracking mystery novel written pseudonymously by Cecil John Charles Street, who also wrote under the name John Rhode. View more info

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An Unexpected Move; or, For Love of a Lass (Magnet Detective Library No. 355)

By: Campbell, Scott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Street & Smith:

Seller ID: 2174981

Condition: Fair


Edges rubbed with minor loss, rear wrapper replaced with cardstock, tape repair to spine, pages toned. 216, [2] pp. A detective novel published by Street & Smith, which specialized in dime novels and pulp fiction in the mid- to late- 19th and early 20th century. View more info

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Three Detective Novels: The Arabian Nights Murder; The Burning Court; The Problem of the Wire Cage (3-in-1)

By: Carr, John Dickson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1959

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2275172

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Includes original jacket. Ink owner information on front endpaper. 1959 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 508 pp. 8vo. Includes three complete novels: The Arabian Nights Murder, The Burning Court, and The Problem of the Wire Cage. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906–February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published under the pen names Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fa... View more info

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The Man Who Was Sherlock Holmes: The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

By: Carr, John Dickson

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2276091

ISBN: 0394716086

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Pages lightly toned. 1975 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 447 pp. This vivid biography, written by John Dickson Carr, a giant in the field of mystery fiction, benefits from his full access to the archives of the eminent Sir Arthur Conan Doyle—to his notebooks, diaries, press clippings, and voluminous correspondence. Like his creation Sherlock Holmes, Doyle had a horror of destroying documents, and until his death... View more info

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A Mysterious Graft; or, The Man Who Spoke (New Magnet Library No. 1158 - Nick Carter Series)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Street & Smith Corporation, New York: 1903

Seller ID: 1953095

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, pages heavily toned with faint stains to base of first section of pages. 1903 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 209 pp., with numerous ads for various series preceding and following text. Color pictorial wrappers. One of numerous Nick Carter detective stories, which were first published in 1886, and remained popular through roughly 1950. View more info

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A Baffled Oath; or, The Cost of Deceit (New Magnet Library No. 1180 - Nick Carter Series)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Street & Smith Corporation, New York: 1905

Seller ID: 1953096

Condition: Good


Wrappers soiled & lightly creases, pages heavily toned. 1905 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 215 pp., with numerous ads for various series preceding and following text. Color pictorial wrappers. One of numerous Nick Carter detective stories, which were first published in 1886, and remained popular through roughly 1950. View more info

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In the Gloom of the Night; or, Nick Carter, Man of Might (New Magnet Library No. 1147 - Nick Carter Series)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Street & Smith Corporation, New York: 1903

Seller ID: 1953097

Condition: Good


Wrappers soiled with light stain on rear corner, pages heavily toned. 1903 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 223 pp., with numerous ads for various series preceding and following text. Color pictorial wrappers. One of numerous Nick Carter detective stories, which were first published in 1886, and remained popular through roughly 1950. View more info

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The Mystic Diagram (Magnet Detective Library No. 348)

By: Carter, Nicholas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Street & Smith:

Seller ID: 2174982

Condition: Good


Wrappers creased, pages toned. We have more books available by this author!. 213, [1] pp. A detective novel published by Street & Smith, which specialized in dime novels and pulp fiction in the mid- to late- 19th and early 20th century. View more info

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Murder On The Links (Dell No. D288)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dell: 1959

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2195513

Condition: Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 1959 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. The second Hercule Poirot mystery. View more info

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Endless Night

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206636

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Lightly rubbed, jacket slightly toned. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248 pp. 8vo. A mystery novel by the creator of the famous detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. Christie remains the world's best-selling novelist over forty years after her death, and her works continue to inspire adaptations to film, television, etc.Keywords: FICTION MYSTERY DETECTIVE ENGLISH BRITISH ISLES ENGLAND GREAT BRITAIN UNITED KINGD... View more info

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The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Avon: 1951

Seller ID: 2263078

Condition: Good


Pages lightly toned. 1951 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. A wealthy woman is found murdered at an estate in which there are only seven other people. View more info

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The A.B.C. Murders: A New Poirot Mystery [Hercule]

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1936

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2275039

Condition: Good


Reissue. Hinges loosening, loss from jacket corners. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 306, [4] pp. 8vo. A is for Mrs. Ascher in Andover, B is for Betty Barnard in Bexhill, C is for Sir Carmichael Clarke in Churston. With each murder, the killer is getting more confident—but leaving a trail of deliberate clues to taunt the proud Hercule Poirot might just prove to be the first, and fatal, mistake. View more info

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La Resurrection de Sherlock Holmes [The Return of Sherlock Holmes]

By: Conan Doyle (Doyle, Arthur Conan)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: La Renaissance du Livre:

Seller ID: 2151662

Condition: Good


No date, circa 1910. Wrappers & pages toned, wrappers protected by onion skin jacket. Good. 271 pp. A French translation of stories featuring Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. View more info

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Les Aventures de Sherlock Holmes [The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes]

By: Conan Doyle (Doyle, Arthur Conan); P.O.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Felix Juven:

Seller ID: 2151661

Condition: Fair


Circa 1910. Spine creased with loss from head & foot, pages toned, binding shaken. vii, 274 pp. A French translation of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. View more info

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Black Mask Vol. XXIX, No. 4, March, 1947 [Volume 29, Number IV]

By: Constiner, Merle; Meyer, Coleman; Dennis, Robert C.; Gault, William Campbell; Clark, Dale; Long, Julius

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fictioneers, Inc. / Popular Publications, Inc.: 1947

Seller ID: 2207307

Condition: Good


Stain to top corner of wrappers and pages, and to fore edge of wrappers of only, edges rubbed, pages lightly toned as usual. 1947 Trade Paperback. 98 pp. A vintage issue of the popular and influential pulp magazine that catapulted the careers of writers such as Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. Black Mask was also known for Rafael de Soto's iconic and colorful cover art. Includes: Dead on Arrival by Merle Constiner; You'll Never Grow Old by Coleman Meyer; Out of Thi... View more info

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Trailing the Josephine (The Adventure Library No. 39)

By: Cook, William Wallace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Street & Smith:

Seller ID: 2174984

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed with minor loss from spine head & foot, pages toned. We have more books available by this author!. 272, [14] pp. A detective novel published by Street & Smith, which specialized in dime novels and pulp fiction in the mid- to late- 19th and early 20th century. View more info

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Juggling with Liberty (The Adventure Library No. 17)

By: Cook, William Wallace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Street & Smith:

Seller ID: 2174985

Condition: Good


Minor loss from spine head & foot, pages toned. We have more books available by this author!. 300, [18] pp. A detective novel published by Street & Smith, which specialized in dime novels and pulp fiction in the mid- to late- 19th and early 20th century. View more info

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Hornet's Nest

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Berkley: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2261379

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased. 1998 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 369 pp. Patricia Cornwell turns from forensics to police procedures in her latest novel, Hornet's Nest. This book is less a thriller than a character study of the main characters: Judy Hammer, chief of police in Charlotte, North Carolina; Hammer's deputy, Virginia West; and Andy Brazil, a young reporter assigned to ride with the police as they go about their jobs. View more info

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The Case of the Gilded Fly

By: Crispin, Edmund

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Felony & Mayhem: 2005

Seller ID: 2275208

ISBN: 1933397004

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 2005 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Theater companies are notorious hotbeds of intrigue, and few are more intriguing than the company currently in residence at Oxford University. Center-stage is the beautiful, malicious Yseut, a mediocre actress with a stellar talent for destroying men. Rounding out the cast are more than a few of her past and present conquests, and the women who love them. View more info

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Black Mask Vol. XXII, No. 1, April, 1939 [Volume 22, Number I]

By: Davis, Frederick C.; Kendrick, Baynard H.; Hodgkins, Fred; Tepperman, Emile C.; Fowler, B.B.; Fisher, Steve

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pro-Distributors Publishing Co.: 1939

Seller ID: 2207303

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed with a few chips, pages lightly toned. 1939 Trade Paperback. 112 pp. A vintage issue of the popular and influential pulp magazine that catapulted the careers of writers such as Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. Black Mask was also known for Rafael de Soto's iconic and colorful cover art. Includes: Hide the Evidence by Frederick C. Davis; The Gorgon's Head by Baynard H. Kendrick; Crime at the Crossing by Fred Hodgkins; Behind the Black Mask; Death - to t... View more info