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A COFFIN FOR DIMITRIOS, Ambler, Eric
1 Ambler, Eric A COFFIN FOR DIMITRIOS
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1945 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ is price clipped and shows several small open tears. ; Author's first book. The classic works of the greatest of the thriller writers are showcased in this Black Widow series.; Black Widow Thriller; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 281 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE SCHIRMER INHERITANCE, Ambler, Eric
2 Ambler, Eric THE SCHIRMER INHERITANCE
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1953 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Boards with light rubbing to spine heels. Light wear to DJ along edges ; 8vo; 246 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
 
 
THE BLACK CAMEL, Biggers, Earl Derr
3 Biggers, Earl Derr THE BLACK CAMEL
New York Bobbs-Merrill 1929 Hardcover Very Good- 
Wear to extremities. Small tears and fraying to spine ends. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Binding not tight ; The fourth novel in the Charlie Chan series, after The House Without a Key, The Chinese Parrot, and Behind That Curtain ; 8vo; 312 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
KILLER IN THE RAIN, Chandler, Raymond
4 Chandler, Raymond KILLER IN THE RAIN
London Hamish Hamilton 1964 Hardcover; Second Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; Collected stories of Chandler, comprising what he called his "cannibalized" stories, which were incorporated into later Marlowe novels. This British edition preceded the US. ; 8vo; 332 pages 
Price: 84.90 USD
 
 
THE SAINT ON GUARD, Charteris, Leslie
5 Charteris, Leslie THE SAINT ON GUARD
Garden City Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc. 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Dampstaining and discoloration to boards; Stated first edition. includes the Black Market and the Sizzling Saboteur ; 8vo; 214 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
THE SAINT SEES IT THROUGH, Charteris, Leslie
6 Charteris, Leslie THE SAINT SEES IT THROUGH
New York Doubleday & Company/Crime Club 1946 9997508130 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Small chips to DJ, especially to spine ends ; 12mo; 223 pages 
Price: 225.00 USD
 
 
MURDER COMES TO EDEN, Ford, Leslie
7 Ford, Leslie MURDER COMES TO EDEN
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ extremities and chipping to top & bottom of spine; One of prolific author Ford's murder mysteries involving the upper crust ; 8vo; 192 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
DASHIELL HAMMETT TOUR, Herron, Don
8 Herron, Don DASHIELL HAMMETT TOUR
San Francisco Dawn Heron Press 1982 Softcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities; Hammett lived in San Francisco from 1921-1930 during which time he wrote most of his mysteries. See where the action took place on this 2-3 hour walking tour; Herron's Literary Walks in San Francisco, #1; 8vo; 95 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
ORIGINAL SIN, James, P. D.
9 James, P. D. ORIGINAL SIN
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1995 0-679-43889-0 / 9780679438892 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; An Adam Dalgliesh mystery story; 8vo; 416 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
10 Lee, Gypsy Rose MOTHER FINDS A BODY
London John Lane the Bodley Head 1943 First British Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Open tear to DJ. Foxing throughout. Slight wear to spine ends; When a corpse is found in the bathtub of your honeymoon suite, can the intrepid detective/stripper be far behind?; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 208 pages 
Price: 84.90 USD
 
 
11 Lieberman, Herbert NIGHT CALL FROM A DISTANT TIME ZONE
New York Crown Publishers 1982 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Small tears to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; a financial thriller; 8vo; 313 pages 
Price: 9.38 USD
 
 
WHO KILLED LADY POYNDER?, Marsh, Richard
12 Marsh, Richard WHO KILLED LADY POYNDER?
New York D. Appleton & Co 1907 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Cover illustration faded. Spine slightly cocked. Binding could be tighter ; First edition with (1) on last page of text. A few pages of advertising for other books follows text ; 8vo; 337 pages 
Price: 160.00 USD
 
 
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT, McBain, Ed
13 McBain, Ed THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT
New York Henry Holt and Company 1988 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Rear free endpaper torn out. Ex-lib copy with markings on spine, both endpapers, and title page ; A Matthew Hope adventure from the master of the procedural ; 8vo; 248 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
VICTIMS, Pearl, Jack
14 Pearl, Jack VICTIMS
New York Trident Press 1972 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
DJ spine lightly faded; INSCRIBED by the author on front free endpaper. Review copy with original photo of the author laid-in and with review slip ; 8vo; 157 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
VIOLENT ENDS Comprising Belle and the Brothers Rico, Simenon, Georges
15 Simenon, Georges VIOLENT ENDS Comprising Belle and the Brothers Rico
London Hamish Hamilton 1954 First British Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear & chipping to DJ. Number inked to DJ front; The Brothers Rico was the basis of the 1957 film of the same name; 8vo; 285 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
 
 
AN ACADEMIC QUESTION, Smithies, Richard H. R.
16 Smithies, Richard H. R. AN ACADEMIC QUESTION
New York Horizon Press 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
DJ spine sunned. Spotting to boards; A mystery story that moves with the speed of a Keystone Kops story ; 8vo; 221 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
THE MANNING-BURKE MURDER, Tracy, Louis
17 Tracy, Louis THE MANNING-BURKE MURDER
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1930 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ a bit faded and with small chips to corners and spine heels. Boards lightly soiled. Endpapers tanned. ; 8vo; 320 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 



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