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Image for By Some Person Unknown -an Inspector George Marshall Mystery -by Pamela Barrington  ( A cloak and Dagger Choice Mystery Series )

By Some Person Unknown -an Inspector George Marshall Mystery -by Pamela Barrington ( A cloak and Dagger Choice Mystery Series )

By: Barrington, Pamela (penname for Muriel Vere Mant Barling -aka Charles Barling )

Price: $98.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hammond & Hammond, 1960, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162654

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------hardcover, a Near Fine example, a bit of age toning to paper, in a lightly rubbed Very Good price clipped dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Malay Gold ----by H Bedford-Jones --- Harlequin # 232

Malay Gold ----by H Bedford-Jones --- Harlequin # 232

By: Bedford-Jones, H ( Henry James O'Brien Bedford-Jones )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Harlequin # 232, 1953, 1st Harlequin Edition, First Printing: 1953

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 138906

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, light wear, crease on front cover, a bit of flaking to the spine but overall an attractive bright copy, pencil initials on title page, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photor View more info

Image for Nomad on the Run -by Georges Benay -a Signed Copy

Nomad on the Run -by Georges Benay -a Signed Copy

By: Benay, Georges (signed)

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Morgan Hill, California, Morgan Hill, CA: Bookstand Publishing, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156445

ISBN: 1589098404

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, about 5.25 x 8.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, signed by the author, ---"Beneath the golden desert and azure seas of Morocco lurks a hidden world of greed, deceit and financial terrorism. But the players are not who you might think. Lured away from his seemingly idyllic life as a managing director for a major international bank in Toronto, Eric Martin returns to his ancestral roots in Morocco. Tempted by a mysterious offer from a boutique financial firm, Eric soon discovers he has walked into the middle of a whirlwind where everyone has their own secret agenda, and... View more info

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Blind Sight

By: Benediall, B Y ( Aka B T Benediall / Bridget Yva )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dodd, Mead, 1915 ( 1916 ), 1st Edition, First or 2nd Printing: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145568

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, red cloth, a dandy Very Good+ copy in a VERY early, Very Good dustjacket with a bit of light wear, a hint of age toning to spine of jacket, small chip at upper spine tip of jacket, a romantic detective story, listed in Hubin, Benediall also wrote Child Lover; Jeremy's Love Story; The Pilgrim and Pamela, a scarce book, date on title page is 1916 but the dat on the copyright page is 1915any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Buried: A Tom Thorne Mystery  -by Mark Billingham --a Signed Copy

Buried: A Tom Thorne Mystery -by Mark Billingham --a Signed Copy

By: Billingham, Mark (signed) (aka: Will Peterson [with Peter Cocks ] )

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Little, Brown, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 145567

ISBN: 0316730505

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed by Billingham, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Fidel Castro Assassinated -a Dramatic Tale of a Daring and Successful Plot to Kill Cuba's Dictator ( Later Released as Killing Castro )

Fidel Castro Assassinated -a Dramatic Tale of a Daring and Successful Plot to Kill Cuba's Dictator ( Later Released as Killing Castro )

By: Block, Lawrence writing as Lee Duncan (aka: Jill Emerson, Chip Harrison, Sheldon Lord (with Donald E Westlake), Paul Kavanagh, Andrew Shaw; Lee Duncan )

Price: $164.93

Publisher: Derby, Connecticutt, Derby, CT: Monarch Americana Series # MS1, 1961, 1st edition, First Printing: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153615

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good to Very Good copy, normal wear but still a solid copy, glue feels a bit dry but binding is not cracked at the gutter, light edge wear, a bit of sunning to spine, ink number on front endpaper, store stamp on verso of rear cover for a Gordon Kiosk Bookseller, Nairobi, some age toning to paper as usually seen on these old Monarch paperbacks, recently released as Killing Castro by Hard Case / Hatdcase, this is the 1961 1st edition and is quite scarce, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Fidel Castro Assassinated -a Dramatic Tale of a Daring and Successful Plot to Kill Cuba's Dictator ( Later Released as Killing Castro )

Fidel Castro Assassinated -a Dramatic Tale of a Daring and Successful Plot to Kill Cuba's Dictator ( Later Released as Killing Castro )

By: Block, Lawrence writing as Lee Duncan (aka: Jill Emerson, Chip Harrison, Sheldon Lord (with Donald E Westlake), Paul Kavanagh, Andrew Shaw; Lee Duncan )

Price: $164.93

Publisher: Derby, Connecticutt, Derby, Connecticut: Monarch Americana Series # MS1, 1961, 1st edition, First Printing: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155176

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good to Very Good copy, normal wear but still a solid copy, light edge wear, some age toning to paper, light cover creases, recently released as Killing Castro by Hard Case / Hatdcase, this is the 1961 1st edition and is quite scarce, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Blackfly Season -a Detectives John Cardinal and Lise Delorme Mystery ---by Giles Blunt ---a Signed Copy

By: Blunt, Giles (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House, 2005, 1st edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 150773

ISBN: 0679312439

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed by BLUNT, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of London (includes:  Remembrance Day; The Case of the Beauty & the Beast; On the Chief; I Murdered at the Office; Stuffed )

Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of London (includes: Remembrance Day; The Case of the Beauty & the Beast; On the Chief; I Murdered at the Office; Stuffed )

By: Bowlsby, Craig ( Arthur Conan Doyle Related )

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Vancouver, BC: Intrepid Productions, 1988, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154180

ISBN: 0969170513

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------trade paperback, a Very Good copy, a very faint dampstain to the fore edge of the text block has caused a wee bit of waviness to the paper otherwise this looks VG+, this contains: Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of London (a play): Remembrance Day; The Case of the Beauty & the Beast; On the Chief; I Murdered at the Office; Stuffed, -----only HOUNDS is a Sherlock Holmes story, Holmes has reached the apex of drug addiction and is a raging paranoiac, Watson has his hands full and is unsuccessfully coping with the drug problem until a case comes along which re-focuses Holmes, ---first pr... View more info

Image for Dig the Grave Deep ---a Barney Hyde Mystery:  A Midnight Thriller

Dig the Grave Deep ---a Barney Hyde Mystery: A Midnight Thriller

By: Brent, Nigel (penname for Cecil Gordon Eugene Wimhurst )( C G E )

Price: $52.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Frederick Muller: A Midnight Thriller, 1955, 1st edition, First Printing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137219

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a a solid Very Good copy in a Good price clipped dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Mrs Jeffries Pinches the Post ---with -and the Best Laid Plans ---with The Inspector and  ---with Ghost and ---with Nick of Time ---with Appeals the Verdict ---with Yuletide Weddings ---7 Volumes of - Victorian Mystery  ---by Emily Brightwell

Mrs Jeffries Pinches the Post ---with -and the Best Laid Plans ---with The Inspector and ---with Ghost and ---with Nick of Time ---with Appeals the Verdict ---with Yuletide Weddings ---7 Volumes of - Victorian Mystery ---by Emily Brightwell

By: Brightwell, Emily ( AKA: Sarah Temple )( Both Pen Names for Cheryl Arguile )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Berkley, various dates, 1st Edition, First and Later Printing: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First & Later Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143167

ISBN: 0425180042

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), paperbacks, POST is a Good copy only as this is an ex library copy, usual library stamps and marks, still much better than a reading copy, PLANS is a Very Good copy with light wear, GHOST and INSPECTOR are Good copies with overall wear and spine creases, YULETIDE, NICK and VERDICT are solid Very Good or better copies, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for One for the Road ----by Fredric Brown

One for the Road ----by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Bantam # 1990, 1959, 1st Bantam Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135554

Condition: Good (see description)


----------paperback, Good only with overall wear, some browning to the paper and verso of the covers, a scarce title, a solid copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Lenient Beast ---by Fredric Brown

The Lenient Beast ---by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi, 1959, 1st Corgi Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135570

Condition: Good (see description)


------------paperback, a solid Good copy, a scarce UK edition, an attractive copy of this scarce Fredric Brown paperback, general wear but still looks quite nice, a bit of age toning to paper, small corner clip on rear cover, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Murder Can be Fun ---by Fredric Brown

Murder Can be Fun ---by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $14.45

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi, 1958, 1st Corgi Edition, First Printing: 1958

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135571

Condition: Good (see description)


------------paperback, a solid Good copy, a scarce UK edition, an attractive copy of this scarce Fredric Brown paperback, general wear but still looks quite nice, tear on spine has been laid down with a small dab of glue, a bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Screaming Mimi ---by Fredric Brown

The Screaming Mimi ---by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Corgi, 1958, 1st Corgi Edition, First Printing: 1958

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135573

Condition: Good (see description)


------------paperback, a solid Good / Very Good copy, a scarce UK edition, an attractive copy of this scarce Fredric Brown paperback, general wear but still looks quite nice, a bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Far Cry -by Fredric Brown

The Far Cry -by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Berkeley, California, Berkeley, CA: Black Lizard Books, 1987, 1st Editon Thus, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161475

ISBN: 0887390455

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------paperback, a Near Fine example, age toning to the paper, a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for His Name Was Death  -by Fredric Brown

His Name Was Death -by Fredric Brown

By: Brown, Fredric

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Berkeley, California, Berkeley, CA: Black Lizard Books, 1987, 1st Editon Thus, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 161476

ISBN: 0887390447

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------paperback, a Very Good+ example, age toning to the paper, short faint crease on front panel, , a nice copy, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Murder Set to Music ----by Fredric Brown -in The Saint Mystery Library # 3 (with:  Corpse in a Suit of Armor; Pill Roller; Open All Night; The Eleven Diplomats )

Murder Set to Music ----by Fredric Brown -in The Saint Mystery Library # 3 (with: Corpse in a Suit of Armor; Pill Roller; Open All Night; The Eleven Diplomats )

By: Brown, Fredric, Poul Anderson; James E Gunn; Lawrence G Blochman; John Jakes, Leslie Charteris Related

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Great American Publications / Saint Mystery Library # 3, 1959, 1st edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135560

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear and flaking, some age toning to paper, this contains: Murder Set to Music ----by Fredric Brown; Corpse in a Suit of Armor by Anderson; Pill Roller by Gunn; Open All Night by Blochman; The Eleven Diplomats by Jakes, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Case Without a Corpse -by Leo Bruce (a Sergeant Beef Mystery )

Case Without a Corpse -by Leo Bruce (a Sergeant Beef Mystery )

By: Bruce, Leo (penname for Rupert Croft-Cooke )

Price: $118.73

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1937 (likely 1938 / 1939 ), 1st G&D Edition, First Printing: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164975

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------hardcover, a Very Good+ example, a tight square copy, store stamp on front and rear endpapers, age darkening to the upper edge of the text block, ---in an attractive Good dustjacket, some shallow chips and tears, substantial sunning to the spine of the jacket, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, scarce in the dustjacket, Frederick A Stokes info on copyright page so G&D used Stokes sheets for their production, 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 Long Traverse -by John Buchan ( 1st Edition in Dustjacket )

The Long Traverse -by John Buchan ( 1st Edition in Dustjacket )

By: Buchan, John - Lord Tweedsmuir

Price: $19.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Hodder and Stoughton ( H&S ), 1941, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157716

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, light blue cloth with foxing/mottling to the cloth, a sound square tight copy, in a lightly chipped and torn but attractive Good dustjacket, a bit of age toning to the paper and text block, small bookseller's label from a James Burt, Kirkcaldy, small ink name and address on half title page (name is E E Buchan and a leslie [ Scotland ? } address, overall a quite nice copy especially with the jacket in a hi-quality mylar protector , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info