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Image for The Trail of the White Knight (by the author of Blackshirt )

The Trail of the White Knight (by the author of Blackshirt )

By: Graeme, Bruce (penname for: Graham Montague Jeffries who also wrote as --- Peter Bourne, David Graeme, Roderic Hastings, Fielding Hope, Jeffrey Montague

Price: $17.09

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: George G Harrap, 1932, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 1932

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 142026

Condition: Very Good (see description)


---------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy in a chipped and torn but generally intact dustjacket, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, a bit of foxing to paper, pencil name on half title, gift inscription on verso of front cover, offset to endpapers, a wee bit musty but nothing too serious, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Lolly-Madonna War ---by Sue Grafton -a signed Copy

The Lolly-Madonna War ---by Sue Grafton -a signed Copy

By: Grafton, Sue (signed)

Price: $1,187.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sphere, 1973, 1st sphere Edition, 2nd Printing: 1973

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 135058

ISBN: 0722139829

Condition: Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Good copy, cover creases and overall wear but a solid copy of this very rare title, faint remainder mark on bottom edge of text block, signed by GRAFTON without inscription, missing from most Grafton collections, the author's 2nd (and scarcest) book, preceded by KEZIAH DANE, by the author of the hugely popular KINSEY MILHONE mysteries, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for Keziah Dane ---by Sue Grafton -a signed Copy

Keziah Dane ---by Sue Grafton -a signed Copy

By: Grafton, Sue (signed)

Price: $329.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sphere, 1975, 1st sphere Edition, First Printing: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 135059

ISBN: 0722139845

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a clean copy with a small abrasion along the spine and front cover, signed by GRAFTON without inscription, missing from most Grafton collections, the author's 1st book, by the author of the hugely popular KINSEY MILHONE mysteries, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. ///SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Run from the Hunter - American Bloodhound # 273 series

Run from the Hunter - American Bloodhound # 273 series

By: Grantland, Keith ( Pen Name for Charles Beaumont and John Tomerlin

Price: $52.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: T V Boardman and Company, 1959, 1st Hardcover Edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 143867

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good exlibrary copy in an attractive Good dustjacket, usual library marks and stamps, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, quite scarce in hardcover, there was no US hardcover edition, written collaboratively and under a pseudonym by John Tomerlin and Charles Beaumont ( who were great friends ), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Jock Mackay - Crook -by Scarlet Grey

Jock Mackay - Crook -by Scarlet Grey

By: Grey, Scarlet (penname for Richard Goyne -aka John Courage, Aileen Grey, Scarlet Grey, Kitty Lorraine, Paul Rénin and Richard Standish )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Columbine Publishing Company, NO DATE ( 1939 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 164385

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fair to Good example only, 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 red cloth, offset and browning to the endpapers, front flap of dustjacket has been glued to the verso of the front board, spine has been re-glued as it was torn along the rear edge, no dustjacket, 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 King Solomon's Mines -an african Adventure ---by H Rider Haggard ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 795 )

King Solomon's Mines -an african Adventure ---by H Rider Haggard ( Armed Services Edition / ASE # 795 )

By: Haggard, H Rider

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Armed Services Edition / ASE, no Date (circa 1942), 1st ASE Edition, First Printing: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 135722

Condition: Good (see description)


----------oblong paperback size softcover, about 5.5 x 3.75 inches, a solid Good copy, some wear and light creases, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for SHE ----a Dell Mapback Edition

SHE ----a Dell Mapback Edition

By: Haggard, H Rider (retold By Don Ward )

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell # 339, 1949, 1st edition Thus, First Printing: 1949

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 137077

Condition: Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Good copy with nice GGA, some wear and light creases, Dell Mapback edition with the ancient ruins of Kor depicted, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Line of Fire -by Donald Hamilton

Line of Fire -by Donald Hamilton

By: Hamilton, Donald

Price: $11.81

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell First Edition # 46 ( 35 Cent issue), 1955, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145333

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy, a wee bit of light edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, very short corner crease on front panel, two numbers stamped on front endpaper, this is the 35 cent edition which was released in Canada although printed in the USA, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Murder Twice Told (contains:  Deadfall and The Black Cross ) ( UK Panther edition)

Murder Twice Told (contains: Deadfall and The Black Cross ) ( UK Panther edition)

By: Hamilton, Donald

Price: $13.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Panther # 810, 1959, 1st UK edition, First Printing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 145338

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------paperback, a solid Good copy, a wee bit of light edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, faint spine creases, corner crease on front cover, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Matt Helm Series / Books & a DVD of The SILENCERS Starring Dean Martin as Matt Helm: Death Citizen; Silencers; Ambushers;  Ravagers; Devastators; Betrayers; Menacers; Interlopers; Poisoners; Intriguers; Intimidators; Terminators; Retaliators -13 Volumes

Matt Helm Series / Books & a DVD of The SILENCERS Starring Dean Martin as Matt Helm: Death Citizen; Silencers; Ambushers; Ravagers; Devastators; Betrayers; Menacers; Interlopers; Poisoners; Intriguers; Intimidators; Terminators; Retaliators -13 Volumes

By: Hamilton, Donald

Price: $85.73

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticutt, Greenwich, CT / N.Y. / New York.: Fawcett Gold Medal, Various Dates, 1st Edition, First and Later Printing: 1976

Edition: Later and/or First Printings.

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152865

ISBN: 0449135675

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------13 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), plus ONE DVD, paperbacks, all are solid Good copies, light edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, some store stamps and ink names, some spine and cover creases, a few books have short tears at spine tips, the DVD and case are Fine, movie is really quite funny and very spoofy of 007 -I never knew Matt Helm liked to sing so much !!!, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Line of Fire -by Donald Hamilton

Line of Fire -by Donald Hamilton

By: Hamilton, Donald

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Dell First Edition # 46 ( 25 Cent issue), 1955, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162877

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------paperback, a solid Very Good+ copy, a wee bit of light edge wear, a bit of age toning to paper, 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 Red Pole of Macau -book 4 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Four )

The Red Pole of Macau -book 4 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Four )

By: Hamilton, Ian (signed)

Price: $15.77

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Picador, 2012, 1st US Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157028

ISBN: 1250032318

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------trade paperback, about 5.5 x 8 inches, a Very Good+ copy, short closed tear on the front panel, signed and inscribed " For J___ Happy Birthday Hope you Enjoy Ian Hamilton", ---"In The Red Pole of Macau, Ava’s half-brother Michael is desperate to pull out of a multi-million-dollar real estate deal in the territory of Macau. The developers are threatening to halt construction unless Michael and his business partner put up another $80 million; the bank is looking for repayment on their loan; and her father is prepared to sell everything to protect his first-born son. When... View more info

Image for The Wild Beasts of Wuhan -book 3 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Three )

The Wild Beasts of Wuhan -book 3 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Three )

By: Hamilton, Ian (signed)

Price: $25.01

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Picador, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 158877

ISBN: 1250035155

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 5.5 x 8.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, no dustjacket as issued, signed and inscribed "For S____ Hope you enjoy! Ian Hamilton", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Princeling of Nanjing: An Ava Lee Novel -The Triad Years  -book 8 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy  ( Volume Eight )

The Princeling of Nanjing: An Ava Lee Novel -The Triad Years -book 8 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Eight )

By: Hamilton, Ian (signed)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: House of Anansi / Spiderline, 2016, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 161244

ISBN: 1770899537

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy, looks close to Near Fine but there is a wee bit of very light rubbing so I'm saying Very Good+, signed without inscription by the author, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for SIX VOLUMES AVA LEE & TRIAD YEARS SRIES:  Wild Beasts of Wuhan; Red Pole of Macau; Scottish Banker of Surabaya; Two Sisters of Borneo; King of Shanghai; Princeling of Nanjing -Book 3 4 5 6 7 8 -by Ian Hamilton ( TWO SIGNED )

SIX VOLUMES AVA LEE & TRIAD YEARS SRIES: Wild Beasts of Wuhan; Red Pole of Macau; Scottish Banker of Surabaya; Two Sisters of Borneo; King of Shanghai; Princeling of Nanjing -Book 3 4 5 6 7 8 -by Ian Hamilton ( TWO SIGNED )

By: Hamilton, Ian (signed)

Price: $79.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: House of Anansi / Spiderline, 2012, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2014, 2016, 1st Edition, First Printings (WILD is a 2nd Printing ): 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed (see description)

Seller ID: 161517

ISBN: 1770892346

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------6 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, trade paperbacks, about 5.25w x 8h inches, all are Very Good+ examples, look close to new, SCOTTISH and SHANGHAI are signed without inscription, all in uniform size and format, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Two Sisters of Borneo -book 6 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Six )( ARC - Advance Reading Copy )

The Two Sisters of Borneo -book 6 of the AVA LEE Series -by Ian Hamilton -a Signed Copy ( Volume Six )( ARC - Advance Reading Copy )

By: Hamilton, Ian (signed)( ARC - Advance Reading Copy )

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON.: House of Anansi Press / Spiderline, 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing ( ARC - Advance Reading Copy ): 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157029

ISBN: 1770892443

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------trade paperback, about 5.5 x 8 inches, a Very Good+ copy, some crinkling to rear cover, light wear and rubbing, small note inscribed by IH on the verso of the front cover, as well this has been signed and inscribed by IH on the title page, this is an ARC - ADVANCE READING COPY, ---"The sixth installment in the wildly popular Ava Lee series from Arthur Ellis Award winner, Ian Hamilton. Ava has been in Hong Kong looking after Uncle. She has also set up an investment company with May Ling Wong and her sister-in-law, Amanda Yee. One of their first investments ? a furniture company o... View more info

Image for The Thai Amulet -book 7 of the Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mystery Series -by Lyn Hamilton -a Signed Copy

The Thai Amulet -book 7 of the Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mystery Series -by Lyn Hamilton -a Signed Copy

By: Hamilton, Lyn (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Berkley, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 151643

ISBN: 0425190064

Condition: Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed by the author "To _____ Best wishes Lyn Hamilton", laid into this copy is a bookmark announcing this title, ---"Toronto shopkeeper Lara McClintoch solved her first archaeological mystery in The Xibalba Murders, nominated for the Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel. Since then, Lyn Hamilton's acclaimed and popular series has taken readers around the world to various exotic locales-where rare antiquities and base human nature add up to murder. Now, in The Thai Amulet, Lara must sift through the layers of... View more info

Image for The Maltese Falcon ---a Sam Spade Mystery -by Dashiell Hammett -- Pocket Books paperback Edition in a Dustjacket

The Maltese Falcon ---a Sam Spade Mystery -by Dashiell Hammett -- Pocket Books paperback Edition in a Dustjacket

By: Hammett, Dashiell

Price: $132.00

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Pocket Books # 268, 1945, 1st Pocket Books Edition, Later Printing ( 8th PB Printing / 4th Printing with the Dustjacket ): 1945

Edition: Later printing(s)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158381

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------paperback, a Very Good+ copy in a Very Good dustjacket with light chipping at spine tips, seamless tear along the spine and front cover on the dustjacket, a bit of flaking to edges of the jacket, small old tape repair at upper spine tip, , a faint hint of age toning to paper, when Pocket Books issued these they would glue the flaps of the dj to the verso of the covers, this copy has had the flaps glued so this is as issued, scarce in dustjacket, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Stroke of Eight -by J L Hardy ( Collins UK 1st Edition )( 8 )

The Stroke of Eight -by J L Hardy ( Collins UK 1st Edition )( 8 )

By: Hardy, J L ( Jocelyn Lee Hardy )( later Captain J L Hardy )

Price: $59.33

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Collins, 1938, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162813

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good example, red cloth with light wear and rubbing, a bit of sunning to the spine, front blank endpaper has been removed leaving the front hinge a bit loose, ink nmae, no dustjacket, a scarce title by this not too well known author, newspaper accounts and reviews of the day seem to suggest that this is more of a thriller than a mystery, Hardy wrote fiction and non-fiction including his most famous book I Escape, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Folio Great Stories of Crime & Detection, FOUR VOLUMES: Beginnings to 1920; Twenties and Thirties; Forties and Fifties; Sixties to the Present -book 1, 2, 3, 4 (in Slipcase)(inc. Coyote; Riddle of the Black Museum; Possibility of Evil; Chee's Witch; etc)

Folio Great Stories of Crime & Detection, FOUR VOLUMES: Beginnings to 1920; Twenties and Thirties; Forties and Fifties; Sixties to the Present -book 1, 2, 3, 4 (in Slipcase)(inc. Coyote; Riddle of the Black Museum; Possibility of Evil; Chee's Witch; etc)

By: Heald, Tim (ed.) Ian Rankin; Lindsey Davis; Sara Paretsky; Peter Lovesey; Donald Westlake; Colin Dexter; Len Deighton; Tony Hillerman; Shirley Jackson; Rex Stout; Raymond Chandler; Cornell Woolrich; Ernest Bramah; Maurice Leblanc; Clarence Rook; et al

Price: $51.41

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Folio Society, 2002, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159076

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), hardcovers, about 6.25 x 9 inches, all are Very Good+ to Near Fine copies with a wee bit of very slight rubbing and tip wear, a bit of fading to the blue cloth on the spines, former owner's bookplate in each volume, all housed in a Near Fine matching slipcase, introductions by H R F Keating, Robert barnard, Priscilla Ridgway and Tim heald, 424, 427, 429 and 459 pages, b&w illustrations, a quite good collection of short stories over almost 200 years, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info