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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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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 red silk sari. The very next evening Jason arrives home to sirens and cops--Sriram and Vidya are dead. The cops call it a mu... 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 popular British crime writer Anthony Berkeley Cox, who wrote as Anthony Berkeley, Francis Iles, and A. Monmouth Platts. Orig... 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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The Capture of Paul Beck

By: Bodkin, McDonnell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287488

Condition: Good


First edition. No jacket. Front endpaper missing, large stain on frontispiece and tissue guard, rear hinge starting. 1911 Hard Cover. vii, 312 pp. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Matthias McDonnell Bodkin[1] (8 October 1850 – 7 June 1933) was an Irish nationalist politician and MP. in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Anti-Parnellite representative for North Roscommon, 1892–95, a noted author, journalist and newspaper editor, and barrister, King's Counsel (K.C.) and County Court Judge for County Clare, 1907–24. Bodkin earned a place in the history of the detec... 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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The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2007

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2277197

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Publisher's insert and certificate of authenticity laid in. 2007 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 373, [1] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. In the waning days of summer, 2005, a storm with greater impact than the bomb that struck Hiroshima peels the face off southern Louisiana. This is the gruesome reality Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detective Dave Robicheaux discovers as he is deployed to New Orleans. As James Lee Burke's new novel, The Tin Roof B... 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; Accounts Deceivable by Ted Stratton; Flowers for Flanagan by Julius Long; Shoot If You Must by William Rough; The Sentinel o... 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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The Postman Always Rings Twice

By: Cain, James M.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Crime / Black Lizard / Vintage Books / Random House, Inc.: 1992

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2281352

ISBN: 0679723250

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Edges lightly rubbed. 1992 Trade Paperback. 116, [4]. An amoral young tramp. A beautiful, sullen woman with an inconvenient husband. A problem that has only one grisly solution--a solution that only creates other problems that no one can ever solve. First published in 1934 and banned in Boston for its explosive mixture of violence and eroticism, The Postman Always Rings Twice is a classic of the roman noir. It established James M. Cain as a major novelist with an unsparing vision of America's bleak underside, and was acknowledged by Albert Camus as the model for The Stranger. 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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The Alienist: A Novel

By: Carr, Caleb

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284243

ISBN: 0679417796

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Board edges lightly rubbed. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 496 pp. 8vo. The year is 1896, the place, New York City. On a cold March night New York Times reporter John Schuyler Moore is summoned to the East River by his friend and former Harvard classmate Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a psychologist, or alienist. On the unfinished Williamsburg Bridge, they view the horribly mutilated body of an adolescent boy, a prostitute from one of Manhattan's infamous brothels. The newly appointed police commissioner, Theodore Roosevelt, in a highly unorthodox move, enl... 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 in 1930, they accumulated to vast amount throughout his house at Windlesham. They provide many of the words incorporated by ... 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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The Raymond Chandler Omnibus: The Big Sleep, Farewell My Lovely, The High Window, The Lady in the Lake

By: Chandler, Raymond; Powell, Lawrence Clark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2277468

Condition: Good


First collected edition. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, boards faintly soiled, ink name on front endpaper. 1964 Hard Cover. 625, [1] pp. 8vo. Four mysteries by the author known for his hard boiled detective stories, several of which inspired films. 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 KINGDOM DAME AGATHA CHRISTIE HERCULE POIROT MISS MARPLE TOMMY TUPPENCE SERIES ENDLESS NIGHT MICHAEL ROGERS GYPSY ACRE 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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The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection, Complete 84 Volume Hardcover Set

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1983

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2287968

Condition: Near Fine


Minor cosmetic wear to a few volumes. All bindings tight and square, pages clean, gilt titles strong. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. The complete set of 84 hardcover volumes. Navy blue leatherette hardcover bindings, gilt titles and decorations, marbled endpapers. INCLUDES: The A.B.C. Murders; Absent in the Spring; An Autobiography; And Then There Were None; Appointment with Death; At Bertram's Hotel; The Big Four; The Body in the Library; By the Pricking of My Thumbs; Cards on the Table; A Caribbean Mystery; Cat Among the Pigeons; The Clocks; Come Tell Me How Y... 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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The Wrong Side of Goodbye (A Harry Bosch Novel)

By: Connelly, Michael

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2017

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2290007

ISBN: 1455524212

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2017 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Swift, unpredictable, and thrilling, The Wrong Side of Goodbye shows that Michael Connelly continues to amaze with his consistent skill and sizzle (Cleveland Plain Dealer). 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 This World by Robert C. Dennis; A Murder for Mac by William Campbell Gault; The Corpse with the Bloody Nose by Dale Clark; Lifti... View more info

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Garrett Takes the Case (Garrett, P.I.)

By: Cook, Glen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Roc: 2012

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2279040

ISBN: 0451464362

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2012 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Garrett is a private investigator who always gets his man-or elf, troll, or sorcerer. In the magical city of TunFaire, he's the first name in paranormal detection. Garrett Takes the Case collects three of his adventures in one volume. 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