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Une me´moire D'e´le´phant

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie des Champs-e´lyse´es: 1972

Edition: Series Title: Livre de poche, 6175.

Seller ID: 112557362

ISBN: 2253038571

Condition: Very Good


printe paper covers, 186 pages,Titre original : Elephants can remember., edges slightly dark, else, very good. Postage will be reduced. View more info

LEVIATHAN

By: Akunin, Boris

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2656

ISBN: 0 297 64552 8

Condition: Fine


red cloth, gilt spine,236 pages, signed by author pn t.p., in protective mylar, Boris Akunin is the pseudonym of Grigroy Chkhartishvili. He lives in Moscow. View more info

TETHER'S END

By: Allingham, Margery

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday:

Edition: Doubleday Book Club

Seller ID: 00147

Condition: Very Good


(1958), pp., 215, light wear at spine ends, small closed tear to d.j. at top of spine, light wear to d.j. corners, light soil to back panel of d.j. cover art is bright, in mylar protective d.j. View more info

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LOOK TO THE LADY

By: Allingham,Margery

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth UK, Penguin Books: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1123383

Condition: Very Good


Penguin Books 773, 2/, 1953, slight spine lean, minor soil, very light edge wear, View more info

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BACKGROUND TO DANGER

By: Ambler,Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, DelL Publishing Co.: 1958

Edition: First Dell Printing,Sept. 1958

Seller ID: 1123385

Condition: Fine


Dell Great Mystery Library Nimber 18, 35 cent cover-price,published in England under the title, "Uncommon Danger", a tight, bright copy, View more info

THE SHANGHAI MYSTERY;

By: Bechtel, John;

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids,, Wm B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.: 1945

Edition: 1 St Amer.

Seller ID: CM 0115

Condition: Good


pp., 88, illustrated, text illustrations, title-page vignette, half the front free end-paper missing, light soil and minor edge tears in d.j. A Chinese mystery story for young people from the author of Harrison Road Mystery, The Chicken Devil Mystery and The Dragon Boat Mystery. View more info

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THE WIDOW'S CRUISE

By: Blake,Nicholas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Collins,Fontana Books: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1123386

Condition: Very Good


first edition in paperback,first published for Collins Crime Club 1959, a Nigel Strangeways thriller, small ink sig on first page, moderate edge wear, 50 cent sticker over cover-price, Fontana Books number 495, View more info

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MURDER FOR A WANTON

By: Chambers, Whitman

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, Caxton House: 1939

Seller ID: 00169

Condition: Very Good


green cloth, pictorial spine, 289 pages, 4 line ink insciption on front free endpaper, light wear and chipping to spine ends and corners, small area of creasing to lower edge of d.j. at front panel (see scan) in mylar protective jacket View more info

THIEVES' PICNIC A New Saint Novel

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, The Crime Club, Inc: 1938

Seller ID: 00167

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, pict. spine, top edges red, 306 pages, some unobtrusive soil to covers, light wear at extremities, sound, tight, clean copy View more info

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Dix petits Negres

By: Christie Agatha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie des Champs-Elysees: 1976

Seller ID: 112557363

ISBN: 2253003964

Condition: Very Good


pict. paperback, 317 pages, cond. tres bon, «Dix petits ne`gres est un roman policier d'Agatha Christie publie´ en novembre 1939 au Royaume-Uni et en 1940 en France. Dans le roman, dix personnages, qui ont tous, par le passe´, perpe´tre´ un homicide devant lequel la justice est impuissante, sont invite´s a` se rendre sur une i^le : bien qu'ils en soient alors les seuls re´sidents, ils sont myste´rieusement assassine´s les uns apre`s les autres, d'une fac¸on qui rappelle les dix couplets d'une comptine Livre de poche, 954. View more info

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THE MAN FROM TIBET

By: Clason, Clyde B.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, The Sun Dial Press,: 1939

Seller ID: CM 0127

Condition: Very Good


beige cloth, pp., xiv, 302, illustrated, illustrated title, (one pp plan), 3 pp.bibliography, light toning to end papers, d.j. is price-clipped, spine of d.j.very lightly faded, very minor chipping and wear to d.j. edges, Adam Merriweather, a Chicago collector, buys an eighth century sacred Tibetan manuscript . This sets in motion a series of very strange and weird events. A classic mystery by the author of Blind Drifts, The Purple Parrot, The Death Angel and The Fifth Tumbler Size: 8 Vo., "A 1938 locked room mystery with Prof. Theocritus Lucius Westborough" View more info

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WITHOUT LAWFUL AUTHORITY;

By: Coles, Manning;

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Musson Book Co.: 1944

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 0140

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, pp.,279, book plate of former owner inside front cover, light edge wear, corners lightly bumped, binding slightly cocked, (slanted), edge wear to d.j. some small losses at spine ends of d.j. fom chipping. light spine fade to d.j. View more info

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THEY TELL NO TALES;

By: Coles, Manning;

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Book League of America,: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00145

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, pp., viii, 296, very top and bottom of spine sunned two line ink inscription on front free endpaper, some soil & light foxing to pastedowns and front free endpaper, edge chips and tears to d.j. with some loss at spine ends, back panel of d.j. is toned, slight sign of moisture to d.j. at foot of spine, in protective mylar d.j. A Crime Club selection View more info

THE RESURRECTIONISTS

By: Collins, Michael

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson;: 2002

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 2654

ISBN: 1 86159195 0

Condition: Fine


blue cloth, 360 pages, Small town America is Collins heart of darkness, a territory he maps with infinite precision...his "The Keepers of Truth" was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 2000 View more info

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DEADLY IMAGE

By: Coxe,George,Harmon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1964

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 123017

Condition: Very Good


cloth, 176 pages,light chips to head of spine of d.j. else a clean, bbright copy in mylar protective wrap. View more info

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ONE MINUTE PAST EIGHT

By: Coxe,George,Harmon

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1957

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 123018

Condition: Very Good


cloth, 214 pages, very light wear to edges of d.j. else a clean, bright copy in protective mylar wrap, View more info

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THE MAN OF TWO LIVES : being an authentic history of Edward Howard Rulloff, philologist and murderer.

By: Crapsey,Edward

Price: $425.00

Publisher: New York, American News Company: 1871

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1123547

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps, 100 p., portrait frontis., 4 full page illustrations, wraps are chipped at edges, evidence of old damp stain to some perlim pages, light soil to wraps, The case of the infamous Edward Rulloff (1819-1871) scholar, philologist and murderer. Born at Hammond River, New Brunswick he began his working career in the employ of Keator & Thorne's merchantile establishment on Prince William Street in Saint John. Later he became a clerk and writer in the law office of Duncan Robertson, a noted barrister in Saint John. He was later found guilty of stealing from local stores including ... View more info

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WIDOW'S WEB

By: Curtiss Ursula

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead: 1956

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 1123558

Condition: Fine


yellow cloth, 191 pages, light wear to spine ends of d.j. very light soil to backpanel of d.j.in protective mylar, a red badge mystery novel Size: 8 Vo., View more info

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GUTTER GANG

By: de Bekker, Jay

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.p.,, Beacon Books: 1954

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 1125116

Condition: Very Good


paperback, # B165, Canadian printing, cover price 35 cents, a bright clean copy. " It's time the public opened its eyes to the naked , shocking story of teen-age lust, dope and prostitution." from the front cover Size: 12 mo., View more info

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THE CASE OF VALENTINE SHORTS; A True Story of Crime and Politics in Canada,

By: Friedland, Martin L.;

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, U of Toronto Press,: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CM 0111

Condition: Fine


cloth, dust jacket, pp., x, 324, illustrated, black and white plates from photographs, index, fine copy, A famous Canadian murder case.In 1895, Shortis, an Irish immigrant, was tried for the murder of 2 men in a Valleyfield, Quebec, offic e. The controversial case attracted the attention of some of Canada;s leading politicians and was the longest trial held to that time. View more info