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Image for Callingham's Girl -by Arthur Somers Roche  and Ethel Pettit Roche

Callingham's Girl -by Arthur Somers Roche and Ethel Pettit Roche

By: Roche, Arthur Somers and Ethel Pettit Roche

Price: $39.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1937, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164395

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good example, sunning to the spine, age toning and light soiling to the outer edges of the text block, light wear and rubbing with a bit of fraying to cloth, offset and browning to the endpapers, front flap from dustjacket has been glued to the verso of the front board, no dustjacket, front blank endpaper has been removed, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for The Speckled Band: The Case Files of Sherlock Holmes (volume 2 of the series)

The Speckled Band: The Case Files of Sherlock Holmes (volume 2 of the series)

By: Roden, Christopher and Barbara (ed's.) John Hall, Catherine Cook, Owen Dudley Edwards, David Stuart Davies, Richard Lancelyn Green, Diana Barsham, R. Dixon Smith, Chris Redmond, Kathryn White, Kelvin Jones, Brad Keefauver ( Arthur Conan Doyle related))

Price: $26.33

Publisher: England, Penyffordd, Chester, UK: Calabash Press / Ash-Tree Press, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145631

ISBN: 1899562249

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, Fine, in a Near Fine glassine dust jacket with a wee bit of rubbing, this is the 2nd volume in the Case Files series by Calabash, this contains: Preface; More Singular Features Than I Can Recall; Boas, Belmont and Bierce by Roger Lancelyn Green; I Blinked at Him in Some Surprise by John Hall; The First real Victorian Villain of the Canon by David Stuear Davies; Cleaning the Serpent's Tooth by Diana Barsham; The Boys in the (Speckled) Band by Chris Redmond; Locked Rooms and Impossible Creimes by B Roden; The Speckled band -the story, the play and the snake by R Dixon Smit... View more info

Image for Too Busy to Die -by H W Roden / Dell Mapback Edition ( A Johnny Knight Murder Mystery )

Too Busy to Die -by H W Roden / Dell Mapback Edition ( A Johnny Knight Murder Mystery )

By: Roden, H W ( Henry Wisdom " Tex " Roden ) / Dell Mapback Edition

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell # 185, 1944 (actually 1947 ) 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 1947

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158375

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy, a bit of age toning to paper, a bit of peeling to the laminate but a tight clean copy that is likely unread, nice nude in the shower Good Girl art ( GGA ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for DUSTJACKET ONLY for;  BIANCA in BLACK - Mystery House 1958 Hardcover Edition DUSTJACKET ONLY

DUSTJACKET ONLY for; BIANCA in BLACK - Mystery House 1958 Hardcover Edition DUSTJACKET ONLY

By: Rohmer, Elizabeth Sax (aka Rose Elizabeth Knox Ward )

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Mystery House, 1958, DUSTJACKET ONLY for the 1st Edition: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158382

Condition: NO BOOK (see description)


----------PLEASE READ THIS DESCRIPTION !!!: This is for the dustjacket only for the book BIANCA in BLACK by Elizabeth Sax Rohmer, published by MYSTERY HOUSE in 1958, a solid Very Good example of the original dustjacket, crease on both panels, light rubbing, looks quite nice overall, the book is quite scarce so if you need a dustjacket here's an inexpensive jacket for a near perfect marriage, , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

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Red Arctic -by Richard Rohmer

By: Rohmer, Richard

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Fitzhenry and Whiteside ( F&W ), 1989, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156141

ISBN: 0889021090

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hard cover, a near Fine copy in a very Good+ dustjacket, faint crease on front flap, a bit of age toning to the jacket spine, small F&H stamp on lower edge of text block, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Fourteen Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Bride of; Daughter of; Drums of; Emperor; Hand of ( Si-Fan Mysteries ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; President FM; Re-Enter; Return of (aka Devil Dr); Shadow of; Trail of; Wrath of -14 Volumes

Fourteen Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Bride of; Daughter of; Drums of; Emperor; Hand of ( Si-Fan Mysteries ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; President FM; Re-Enter; Return of (aka Devil Dr); Shadow of; Trail of; Wrath of -14 Volumes

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Wade )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $92.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pyramid Books / DAW, 1962, 1964, 1962, 1966, 1962, 1961, 1963, 1962, 1963, 1976, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1976, 1st Pyramid / Daw Editions, First and Later Printings: 1976

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160138

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------14 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, the complete Fu Manchu series, all are Pyramid editions except for WRATH which is a DAW edition, Pyramid did not do a printing of Wrath, all are 1st printings except for Re-Enter which is a 2nd printing, all are solid Very Good or better copies, some light wear, some ink names and store stamps, some age toning to paper, a nice set with many have super yellow menace cover art, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Eleven Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Bride of; Daughter of; Drums of; Si-Fan Mysteries (aka Hand of ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; Re-Enter;  Devil Dr (aka Return of); Shadow of; Trail of  -11 Volumes

Eleven Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Bride of; Daughter of; Drums of; Si-Fan Mysteries (aka Hand of ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; Re-Enter; Devil Dr (aka Return of); Shadow of; Trail of -11 Volumes

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Wade )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York / London, UK: Pyramid Books / Gold Medal / Corgi / Star, various Dates , 1st and Later editions, First and Later Printings: 1967

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160142

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------11 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Good to Very Good copies, all with some light wear and rubbing, some light creases, some ink names and store stamps, some age toning to paper, BRIDE, SI FAN and DEVIL are Corgi editions, MASK is a Star edition, RE-ENTER is a Gold Medal edition, all others are Pyramid editions, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for SAX ROHMER Group of SIX BOOKS:  Tales of Chinatown; Hangover House; The Secret of Holm Peel; the Romance of Sorcery; Tales of Secret Egypt; Shadow of Fu Manchu -6  Volumes

SAX ROHMER Group of SIX BOOKS: Tales of Chinatown; Hangover House; The Secret of Holm Peel; the Romance of Sorcery; Tales of Secret Egypt; Shadow of Fu Manchu -6 Volumes

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Wade )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $43.49

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. & N.J.: Popular Library # 217; Graphic Mystery; Ace; Paperback Library; Freeway Press; Zebra, various Dates, 1st and Later Editions, First and Later Printings: 1950

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160144

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------6 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are solid Good to Very Good copies, some light wear and rubbing, some age toning to paper, CHINATOWN is a Popular Library edition, Canadian imprint / HANGOVER is a Graphic pb / PEEL is an Ace pb / SORCERY is a Paperback Library edition, EGYPT is a Freeway edition; FU MANCHU is a Zebra edition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for 10 Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Daughter of; Drums of; Hand of ( Si-Fan Mysteries ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; Re-Enter; Return of (aka Devil Dr); Shadow of; Trail of  -TEN Volumes

10 Books - Dr. Fu Manchu Series: Daughter of; Drums of; Hand of ( Si-Fan Mysteries ); Insidious Doctor; Island of; Mask of; Re-Enter; Return of (aka Devil Dr); Shadow of; Trail of -TEN Volumes

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Wade )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $72.53

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pyramid Book / Avon # 189 / Gold Medal, 1st Editions Thus, First and Later Printings: 1949

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160146

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------10 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, all are Pyramid editions except for Daughter which is an AVON pb and Re-Enter which is a Gold Medal pb, all are Good to Very Good copies, small ink doodle in INSIDIOUS, a nice set with many have super yellow menace cover art, some age toning and browning to the paper, nice copies especially AVON # 189, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Mystery of Dr Fu-Manchu -by Sax Rohmer ( Penguin paperback Edition in Dustjacket )

The Mystery of Dr Fu-Manchu -by Sax Rohmer ( Penguin paperback Edition in Dustjacket )

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Wade )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Middlesex, UK: Penguin Books # 157, 1938, 1st Penguin Edition, 2nd Printing: 1938

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162496

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a bright clean very Good+ example, a bit of age toning to paper, ink date, in an attractive Good dustjacket, a bit of loss at upper spine tip of jacket, small paint drip on spine of jacket, a few small chips and tears, some age darkening to the spine of the jacket, ink name on front panel of jacket, quite scarce in the jacket, I believe that this 2nd printing is the first issue by Penguin with the dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Devil Doctor -by Sax Rohmer -METHUEN SIXPENNIES Series (aka The Return of Dr Fu-Manchu )( Paperback in Dustjacket )

The Devil Doctor -by Sax Rohmer -METHUEN SIXPENNIES Series (aka The Return of Dr Fu-Manchu )( Paperback in Dustjacket )

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $15.77

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Methuen, 1939, 1st UK paperback Edition, First Printing: 1939

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153923

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good or better copy, short tears at spine tips, a bit of age toning to paper, in a chipped and torn dustjacket with a taped spine, part of the spine of the jacket is missing, scarce in jacket, part of the Methuen SixPennies series, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Sax Rohmer Grouping:  The Quest of the Sacred Slipper; Moon of Madness; The Mask of Fu Manchu; Master of Villainy: A Biography of Sax Rohmer ( Includes a Bibliography  ) -4 Volumes

Sax Rohmer Grouping: The Quest of the Sacred Slipper; Moon of Madness; The Mask of Fu Manchu; Master of Villainy: A Biography of Sax Rohmer ( Includes a Bibliography ) -4 Volumes

By: Rohmer, Sax ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward )(also Known as Michael Furey ); Cay Van Ash and Elizabeth Sax Rohmer (edited and with Foreword, Notes and Bibliography By Robert E Birney )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: USA and UK, London, UK / N.Y./New York / Bowling Green, OH: G Arthur Pearson ( 1926 Later Printing ), A L Burt ( 1927 & 1932 - reprints ), Popular Press ( 1972, 1st Edition, First Printing ): 1972

Edition: First Edition, First & Later Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158255

ISBN: 0879720328

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, overseas shipping (anything outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional shipping charges, QUEST is a Pearson edition, MOON and MASK are Burt editions, MASTER is a Popular Press edition, only MASTER has a dustjacket, all are Good or better, some wear and rubbing, some soiling to boards, MASTER is an exlibrary copy in a Fair dustjacket only, flaps have been trimmed by about 1.5 inches which affects the flap text, 312 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNE... View more info

Image for The Mask of Fu Manchu -by Sax Rohmer -a Signed Copy

The Mask of Fu Manchu -by Sax Rohmer -a Signed Copy

By: Rohmer, Sax (signed and inscribed) ( Pen Name for Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward )(also Known as Michael Furey )

Price: $1,055.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: A L Burt, 1932 (actually Likely 1933 or 1934 ). 1st Burt Edition, First Printing: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 158254

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good copy, yellow cloth with black lettering on front board and black lettering and design on spine, some soiling to the yellow boards, age toning to the spine, short tear along the spine but still very much attached and intact, in an attractive Good dustjacket with some chips and tears, tape repair on rear panel, tape reinforcement on front and verso of jacket at tips and folds, some sunning to the spine, looks really quite nice overall as the jacket retains the cover art used on the 1st edition, signed and inscribed "To John with love from Sax:, Rohmer see... View more info

Image for The Gates of Doom -by Rafael Sabatini

The Gates of Doom -by Rafael Sabatini

By: Sabatini, Rafael

Price: $15.77

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Stanley Paul, no Date (circa 1930's ?), 1st Edition thus, Later Printing: 1932

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148020

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a solid Good copy in tan boards, mottling and fading to the boards, no dustjacket, a bit of light wear, pencil name and address on front endpaper, age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo, View more info

The Return of Bulldog Drummond ---with Temple Tower -a Bulldog Drummond Novel -by Sapper -TWO BOOKS

By: Sapper / Herman Cyril McNeile ( H C )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder and Stoughton, 1951 / 1956, Both 1st Printings (re-set Editions ): 1951

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 149549

Condition: Fair (see description)


------------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, both are FAIR to Good copies only, spine on RETURN is torn and taped, binding is loose in TOWER (still all intact), age toning to paper, ink name in TOWER, both are Bulldog Drummond novels, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Lawrence Block:  Bibliography 1958 to 1993 ---signed By Block

Lawrence Block: Bibliography 1958 to 1993 ---signed By Block

By: Seels, James T (ed.) Lawrence Block (signed), Introduction By Wendy Hornsby (signed), Charles Ardai (signed), Afterword By Philip Friedman (signed) ( Chip Harrison / Paul Kavanagh related)

Price: $39.53

Publisher: California, Mission Viejo, CA.: Airtight Seels Allied Production / ASAP, 1993, 1st edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 140082

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 104 pages, signed by all contributors except Seels, contents include: Editors Notes; A Chip Harrison Off the Old Block by Hornsby; Pen Names and Other Subterfuge by Lawrence Block; Fiction and Non-Fiction Books 1961 - 1993; Alphabetical List of published and unpublished works; Listing by series; Nasty, Brutish and Short by Ardai; Short Stories 1958 - 1993; Alphabetical List of published and unpublished stories; One Thousand Dollars a Word by Block (a short story); The Last Word on the Known Works of LB by Friedman, any image directly beside this l... View more info

Image for The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, No. 322 - The Case of the Wicked Three   ( New Series )

The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, No. 322 - The Case of the Wicked Three ( New Series )

By: Sexton Blake (written By Anthony Parsons )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Tha Amalgamated Press / Sexton Blake Library, NO Date - 1954, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158326

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 7 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, staples are rusty, nice busty blonde cover art, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, No. 326 - The Man from Maybrick Road ( New Series )

The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, No. 326 - The Man from Maybrick Road ( New Series )

By: Sexton Blake (written By Anthony Parsons )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Tha Amalgamated Press / Sexton Blake Library, NO Date - 1954, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158327

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 7 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear, a bit of age toning to paper, staples are rusty, nice cover art of an English bobby discovering a body, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, NEW SERIES - No. 122 -The Crook of Chinatown ( A Thrilling Tale of Detective Adventure in the East, and Chinese Crooks in London  ( Second Series )

The SEXTON BLAKE LIBRARY, NEW SERIES - No. 122 -The Crook of Chinatown ( A Thrilling Tale of Detective Adventure in the East, and Chinese Crooks in London ( Second Series )

By: Sexton Blake (written By William Murray Graydon )

Price: $79.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Tha Amalgamated Press / Sexton Blake Library, NO Date - 1922, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158325

Condition: Fair (see description)


-----------softcover, about 5.5 x 7 inches, a s Fair copy only, this is complete but the front cover is detached, some chipping to both covers, browning to the paper as usually seen, nice cover art of the Chinatown Crook seeing a vision of a man in the smoke from his brazier---presumably Sexton Blake letting him know that he's a comin' to get him, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Ambush for Anatol -a Mr Blessington Mystery (aka: Murder of a Mistress )

By: Sherwood, John

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder and Stoughton ( H&S ), 1952, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150509

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hard cover, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of age toning to paper and text block, in an attractive Very Good dustjacket, small spot on rear panel, light rubbing and edge wear, the 3rd Mr Blessington mystery, Sherwood is best known for his horticultural mysteries with sleuth Celia Grant, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info