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The Game Is Afoot: Parodies, Pastiches, and Ponderings of Sherlock Holmes
1 The Game Is Afoot: Parodies, Pastiches, and Ponderings of Sherlock Holmes
St. Martin's Press 1994-04-01 0312104685 / 9780312104689 1st Hardcover New 
0312104685 1994 St. Martin's Press, First Edition, 1st Printing, as indicated by the complete number line on the copyright page. Brand New. This hardcover copy, in a new dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked/unread and the binding is sturdy. An attractive and collectible copy. "A comprehensive collection of writings about the inimitable Sherlock Holmes offers parodies, essays, and pastiches on the world's greatest consulting detective by writers including Bret Harte, Isaac Asimov, Fritz Leiber, and Basil Rathbone." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily. 
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Mark of the Lion: A Jade Del Cameron Mystery, Arruda, Suzanne
2 Arruda, Suzanne Mark of the Lion: A Jade Del Cameron Mystery
NAL 2006-12-05 0451219589 / 9780451219589 First Edition (1 in Paperback Very Good 
0451219589 2006 New American Library, 1st Paperback Printing. Signed by author Suzanne Arruda with a gift inscription to the previous owner and illustrated doodle of a lion on the title page. There is a crease at the top right corner of the front cover and the previous owner's address label is affixed to the inside front cover. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. "After driving an ambulance along the front lines of World War I, she can fire a rifle with deadly precision. Still suffering trauma from the Great War, she sets off for Africa determined to fulfill a man's dying wish...never expecting to become involved in murder. Rich with romance, mystery, and adventure, Mark of the Lion introduces a fascinating new heroine and explores the elusive heart of a compelling and exotic world." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. The sale of this item benefits the Iola Public Library. 
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Stalking Ivory: A Jade Del Cameron Mystery, Arruda, Suzanne
3 Arruda, Suzanne Stalking Ivory: A Jade Del Cameron Mystery
NAL 2007-12-04 0451221680 / 9780451221681 Reprint Paperback Fine 
0451221680 2007 New American Library, 1st Paperback Printing. Signed by author Suzanne Arruda with a gift inscription to the previous owner and illustrated doodle of a lion on the title page. This paperback copy is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked/unread and the binding is sturdy. "On a photography assignment in the northern territory of Mount Marsabit, American adventuress Jade del Cameron and her friends hope to film the area's colossal elephants. Instead, they discover the mutilated remains of four elephants and a man. Although the authorities suspect Abyssinian poachers and raiders in search of ivory and slaves, Jade has her own suspicions. Could it have been Harry Hascombe, her nemesis and unremitting suitor? Soon the Kikuyu boy accompanying her is captured by slave traders." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. The sale of this item benefits the Iola Public Library. 
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Bagged, Bailey, Jo
4 Bailey, Jo Bagged
St Martins Pr 1991-11-01 0312062966 / 9780312062965 1st Hardcover Fine 
0312062966 1991 St Martins Press, First Edition, 1st Printing, as indicated by the number line on the copyright page. Signed by author Jo Bailey to the previous owners on the half-title page. Fine/Near Fine. This hardcover copy, in a like new dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Process of Elimination, Baxt, George
5 Baxt, George Process of Elimination
St Martins Pr 1984-03-01 0312647778 / 9780312647773 1st Hardcover New 
0312647778 1984 St. Martin's Press, 1st Printing, as indicated by the complete number line on the copyright page. Brand New. This hardcover copy, in a new mylar protected dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked/unread and the binding is sturdy. An attractive and collectible copy. "The Graymoors were not your typical American couple. The late millionaire Andrew Graymoor owned a mysterious island off the Connecticut coast, where he and his wife Helga- who writes lurid romantic novels- raised ten adopted children. The children grew up into eccentrics and moved into New York City." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily. 
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Thirty Nine Steps, Buchan, John
6 Buchan, John Thirty Nine Steps
FRANKLIN LIBRARY 1988-01-01 B000PV2I40 Hardcover Fine 
B000PV2I40 1988 The Franklin Library. With the illustrations of Edward Gorey. This hardcover copy is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. There is a light white spot along the top outer gilded edge. The sale of this item benefits the Hutchinson Public Library. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
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The Convict and Other Stories, Burke, James Lee
7 Burke, James Lee The Convict and Other Stories
Little Brown & Co (P) 1990-11-01 0316117285 / 9780316117289 Paperback Very Good 
0316117285 1990 Little Brown & Company, 1st Paperback Printing. Signed by author James Lee Burke on the title page. This paperback copy has minor wear and scratching to the cover. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The asphalt jungle, Burnett, W. R
8 Burnett, W. R The asphalt jungle
A.A. Knopf 1949-01-01 B0006AS0SS 1st Hardcover Very Good 
B0006AS0SS 1949 Alfred A. Knopf, First Edition, 1st Printing. Very Good/None. This hardcover copy has no dustjacket present. The book itself is in very good condition, with light wear to the spine from where a label has been removed. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. "W.R. Burnett's The Asphalt Jungle unfolds in short, vivid bursts of atmosphere and character -- a tough and seemingly artless kind of American fiction that reaches out from another era. Yet the novel still slices to the bone in its depiction of the duplicity and corruption that undoes a group of ambitious crooks." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
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The Arabian Nights Murder, CARR, John Dickson.
9 CARR, John Dickson. The Arabian Nights Murder
Harper 1936 B000WST67S Hardcover Good 
B000WST67S 1936 Harper & Brothers, First Edition, 1st Printing, as indicated by the statement on the copyright page and the "A-L" statement. The front inside flap of the jacket bears the original retail price of $2.00. The 7th entry in the Dr. Fell Mystery novel series. Good/Good. This hardcover volume has significant wear and chipping to the mylar protected dustjacket, a relatively scarce companion to this particular title. There is also light soiling at the extremities of the black cloth boards, jacket, and text block. The text is unmarked, albeit slightly foxed, and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction is guaranteed on all sales. Check my feedback for over 14 years of positive customer reviews. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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What I Tell You Three Times Is False (Tor Books), Holt, Samuel
10 Holt, Samuel What I Tell You Three Times Is False (Tor Books)
Tor Books 1987-02-01 0312930046 / 9780312930042 First Edition Hardcover New 
0312930046 1987 Tor Books, First Edition, 1st Printing. Brand New. This hardcover copy, in a new dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked/unread and the binding is sturdy. "Sam Holt played TV-detective Jack Packard for five years, and he doesn't want to do it again. Not in a movie, not in dinner theater, not even in a commercial for the American Cancer Society. But his tough-minded girlfriend ( It s not about you ) has carried the day, and now he s stuck on an isolated island, hunting clues to a cancer cure alongside Charlie Chan, Miss Marple, and Sherlock Holmes." But with the cops cut off by a storm and a k100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
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Bellringer: A St-Cyr and Kohler Mystery, Janes, J. Robert
11 Janes, J. Robert Bellringer: A St-Cyr and Kohler Mystery
MysteriousPress.com/Open Road 2012-09-04 1453271120 / 9781453271124 Paperback Fine 
1453271120 2012 Mysterious Press. Signed by author J. Robert Janes with a brief gift inscription to the previous owner on the title page. This softcover copy is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. "In a resort town turned internment camp, a female prisoner is brutally murdered. Before the war, the hotels of Vittel hosted the wealthiest members of French society. Now, in the winter of 1943, two of France?s most luxurious resorts have been converted into an internment camp for British and American women who failed to escape the country when the German army stormed across the border. For two years, the prisoners have lived quietly, surviving on Red Cross aid packages, but now they are beginning to die." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. The sale of this item benefits the Manhattan Public Library. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Meat Cove: A Sergeant Gandhi MacKinnon Crime Novel, Kent Stetson and Paul Stetson
12 Kent Stetson and Paul Stetson Meat Cove: A Sergeant Gandhi MacKinnon Crime Novel
Master Book Works 2014 PAPERBACK Very Good 
2014 Master Book Works. Signed by authors Kent and Paul Stetson for the previous owner on the title page. This paperback copy has light scratching to the cover. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. "Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant Waldron (aka Gandhi) MacKinnon, retired, is an unconventional investigator with a dry wit, a tendency to brood, a barely managed taste for rum and Oxy, and a trick knee." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
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Thick as Thieves: A Novel (Uncorrected Proof), Patrick Quinn
13 Patrick Quinn Thick as Thieves: A Novel (Uncorrected Proof)
Crown Publishers 1995 PAPERBACK Fine 
1995 Crown Publishers, Advance Review Copy. The author's well-received first crime novel, which was adapted into a film by HBO in 2000. Signed with a gift inscription by author Patrick Quinn on the half-title page: "Dearest K_, You know that this would never have been were it not for you. I will never forget. Much love, Patrick." This paperback copy is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
Price: 73.00 USD
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The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter, Sharyn McCrumb
14 Sharyn McCrumb The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter
Scribner 1992-04-02 0684194074 / 9780684194073 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
0684194074 1992 Charles Scribner's Sons, First Edition, 1st Printing. Signed and dated by author Sharyn McCrumb for the previous owner on the title page- "For J_, There is a power in the borders of things- Sharyn McCrumb / March 20, 1992". This hardcover copy, in a like new dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy. "Summoned to the scene of a ghastly crime in her remote Appalachian village, Laura Bruce, the new minister's wife, realizes that Sunday school teacher Nora Crumb's dark visions have come true." 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
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High Priest, Warren Murphy; Molly Cochran
15 Warren Murphy; Molly Cochran High Priest
Dutton Adult 1987-11-17 0453005373 / 9780453005371 First Edition Hardcover New 
0453005373 1987 New American Library, 1st Edition, 1st Printing. Brand New. This hardcover copy, in a new mylar protected dustjacket, is in excellent condition. The text is unmarked/unread and the binding is sturdy. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. 
Price: 22.95 USD
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