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Modern Lit: Fiction:Mystery / Crime Fiction / Triller

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...<b>The Robber Bride  </b><br>, Atwood, Margaret
1 Atwood, Margaret ...The Robber Bride

New York: Doubleday, 1993,
 0385260083 / 9780385260084 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 SIGNED by the Author on the title page,
 
“Funny, thoughtful, moving…Atwood’s plotting is masterful, and her humor is razor-edged, sexy, and raucous.” --Washington Post.

Unread no flaws but for previous owner's name on first blank page. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a fold to inside flap.
 
Price: 19.95 USD

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...<b>Spitting Image. A Novel of Suspense.</b><br>, Avallone, Michael.
2 Avallone, Michael. ...Spitting Image. A Novel of Suspense.

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1953.
 First Edition - First Printing.
 Hardcover in Jacket
 Author's Second Book.
 SIGNED by the author on the title page. 
Michael Angelo Avallone was an American author of mystery, secret agent fiction, and novelizations of TV and films. His lifetime output was over 223 works (although he boasted over 1,000), published under his own name and 17 pseudonyms.

Blue cloth covered boards with black spine titles. Bindings square and tight. Text clean. Light wear to spine tips and corners. Minor damp-stain top text-block.
Dust jacket price-clipped. Light edge wear. Rear panel hint of darkening. Front has some rub. Designed by Owen Scott. Protected in Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 120.00 USD

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...<b>In the Electric Mist With the Confederate Dead.</b>, Burke, James Lee
3 Burke, James Lee ...In the Electric Mist With the Confederate Dead.
New York: Hyperion Books, 1993. 1562828827 / 9781562828820 First Edition Hardcover in Jacket. 
No flaws or blemishes, Gift Quality; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.
A Dave Robicheaux mystery.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b> The Man Who Knew Too Much and Other Stories </b><br>, Chesterton, G. K
4 Chesterton, G. K ... The Man Who Knew Too Much and Other Stories

London: Cassell and Company, 1922.
 First Edition - Second Printing.
 Hardcover.
 8vo; 7.5 inches tall. 308 pages.
 
A collection of stories following the exploits of gentleman detective Horne Fisher. The Alfred Hitchcock thriller of the same name was based on the title story, though Hitchcock only used the title.

Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Minor spine fade. Light rub along spine edge.

This Cassell edition has the eight tales featuring Horne Fisher and the four-part "The Trees of Pride," plus three stories not in the Harper edition; "The Garden of Smoke," "The Five of Swords" and "The Tower of Treason." "The Garden of Smoke" is a murder mystery about roses and drugs.

G. K. Chesterton, was an English writer, lay theologian, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, literary and art critic, biographer, and Christian apologist. Chesterton is often referred to as the "prince of paradox."
 
Price: 125.00 USD

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...<b> Four Faultless Felons </b>, Chesterton, G. K.
5 Chesterton, G. K. ... Four Faultless Felons
London: Cassell and Company, 1930 First Edition – First Printing Hardcover.

 
A quartet of stories of detection, without Father Brown. Four headings each with 6 stories: The Moderate Murderer", "The Honest Quack", "The Ecstatic Thief" and "The Loyal Traitor"

An uncommon title. Difficult to locate.

An excellent story (s) that tells how these four men became felons and why they were faultless.

Black cloth boards. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Minor shelf lean. Evidence of a removed bookplate from front free endpage. 7.5 inches tall. 310 pages.

G. K. Chesterton, was an English writer, lay theologian, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, literary and art critic, biographer, and Christian apologist. Chesterton is often referred to as the "prince of paradox." Time magazine has observed of his writing style: "Whenever possible Chesterton made his points with popular sayings, proverbs, allegories—first carefully turning them inside out."

 
Price: 95.00 USD

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...<b>Upon Some Midnights Clear.</b>, Constantine, K.C.
6 Constantine, K.C. ...Upon Some Midnights Clear.
Boston: David R Godine Pub., 1985. 0879235705 / 9780879235703 First Edition Hardcover in Jacket.
 
A Mario Balzic mystery.
Quarter bound in purple cloth with blue paper covered boards. Bindings square and tight. No flaws to note but a hint of dusting to top of text-block and small bump to top corners. 232 pages.
Appears unread.
Dust Jacket with the price of $15.95 is protected in Mylar sleeve. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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...<b>The Birthday King.</b>, Fielding, Gabriel
7 Fielding, Gabriel ...The Birthday King.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1963. First American Edition. Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Unread. Bindings tight and square, Minimal age soiling to fore-edge. Dust jacket in Mylar sleeve is price-clipped. Minor Shelf handling.

 
Price: 18.00 USD

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...<B>Marc Bloch Una Vida Para la Historia.</b>, Fink, Carole
8 Fink, Carole ...Marc Bloch Una Vida Para la Historia.
PUV, 2004, 8437059348 / 9788437059341 Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Sin abrir; sin leer; uso mínimo de estante de venta al por menor - Unopened; unread; minimal retail shelf wear.

 
Price: 25.00 USD

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...<b> Thunderball </b>, Fleming, Ian
9 Fleming, Ian ... Thunderball
Garden City, New York: International Collectors Library, 1961. Hardcover.

 
Thunderball is the ninth book in Ian Fleming's James Bond series, and the eighth full-length James Bond novel.The story centres on the theft of two atomic bombs by the crime syndicate SPECTRE and the subsequent attempted blackmail of the Western powers for their return.

Thunderball (1965) is the fourth spy film in the James Bond series starring Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Ian Fleming, which in turn was based on an original screenplay by Jack Whittingham. It was directed by Terence Young with its screenplay by Richard Maibaum and John Hopkins.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Bound in faux leather with gilt lettering/decorations on boards.

 
Price: 29.95 USD

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...<b>The Man from St. Petersburg</b>, Follett, Ken
10 Follett, Ken ...The Man from St. Petersburg
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1982 0688011500 / 9780688011505 First Edition - First Printing Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Unread. No flaws but minimal dust dulling to text block. Dust jacket in new Mylar sleeve has toning visible on the inside.
Previous owner's embossed seal on free endpage.
His name was Feliks. He came to London to commit a murder that would change history. A master manipulator, ha had many weapons at his command, but against him were ranged the whole of the English police, a brilliant and powerful lord, and the young Winston Churchill himself. These odds would have stopped any man in the world-except the man from St. Petersburg...

 
Price: 15.00 USD

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...<b>The Death of a Joyce Scholar: A Peter McGarr Mystery.</b>, Gill, Bartholomew
11 Gill, Bartholomew ...The Death of a Joyce Scholar: A Peter McGarr Mystery.
New York: William Morrow & Co., 1989. 0688087132 / 9780688087135 First Edition - First Printing. Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Bindings tight and square. Minimal handling wear. Carefully read. No flaws to dust jacket in a Mylar sleeve.
Trinity professor and Joycean scholar Kevin Coyle was one of Dublin's most colorful -- and controversial -- characters, until someone stabbed him through the heart on Bloomsday, the annual citywide celebration honoring Ireland's most beloved literary light.
The poetic irony is not lost on Chief Superintendent Peter McGarr: one of the foremost experts on the works of James Joyce was slain on the so-called "Murderers' Ground" made famous in the author's magnum opus "Ulysses.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>M Is for Malice</b><br>, Grafton, Sue
12 Grafton, Sue ...M Is for Malice

New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2001.
 0805036377 / 9780805036374 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
SIGNED in her distinctive calligraphy style.

No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 14.95 USD

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...<b>P Is for Peril.</b><br>, Grafton, Sue
13 Grafton, Sue ...P Is for Peril.

New York: Putnam Pub Group, 2001.
 0399147195 / 9780399147197 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
SIGNED by Sue Grafton in her distinctive style.

; No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 16.00 USD

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...<b>Rough Draft</b>, HALL, James W.
14 HALL, James W. ...Rough Draft
New York: St Martins Press, 2000. 0312203837 / 9780312203832 First Edition Hardcover in Jacket.
 Inscribed by Author(s)
SIGNED with inscription on top of title page. No flaws or blemishes, Gift Quality. Dust jacket protected in Mylar sleeve. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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...<b>Tropical Freeze.</b>, Hall, James W.
15 Hall, James W. ...Tropical Freeze.
New York: W W Norton & Co Inc., 1989. 0393026949 / 9780393026948 First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line. Hardcover in Jacket.
 
No Flaws or Blemishes but minor age spots on text-block; Still Gift Quality, Unopened, Unread.

 
Price: 20.00 USD

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...<b>The Chelsea Girl Murders: A Robin Hudson Mystery.</b>, Hayter, Sparkle
16 Hayter, Sparkle ...The Chelsea Girl Murders: A Robin Hudson Mystery.
New York: William Morrow & Co., 2000. 0688155189 / 9780688155186 First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Hardcover in Jacket.
 Signed by Author(s)
SIGNED by the Author; No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality,
Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.

 
Price: 12.95 USD

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…<b>John Payne and the Menace at Hawk’s Nest.</b>, Heisenfelt, Kathryn
17 Heisenfelt, Kathryn John Payne and the Menace at Hawk’s Nest.
Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing, 1943 Authorized Edition. Hardcover in Jacket.

 Illustrations: Henry E. Vallely 
Brown pebbled cloth covered boards. Titles in dark orange. Bindings firm. Light shelf handling. Text clean moderate toning as expected. 8 inches tall. 248 pages w/ adverts.
Dust jacket intact. Some toning. Corners and edges show light wear. In a new clear Mylar sleeve.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.</b>, Hunter, Jessie
18 Hunter, Jessie ...One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997. 0684831708 / 9780684831701 First Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Hardcover in Jacket Signed by Author(s)
SIGNED by the Author; No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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...<b>The Girl in the Spider's Web: A Lisbeth Salander Novel  </b><br>, Lagercrantz, David [Translated from the Swedish by George Goulding]
19 Lagercrantz, David [Translated from the Swedish by George Goulding] ...The Girl in the Spider's Web: A Lisbeth Salander Novel

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
 0385354282 / 9780385354288 First American Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
 
The duo who captivated millions of readers in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest join forces again in this adrenaline-charged, uniquely of-the-moment thriller.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
 
Price: 14.95 USD

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...<b>The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest.</b>, Larsson, Stieg
20 Larsson, Stieg ...The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest.
New York: Alfred a Knopf Inc., 2009. 030726999X / 9780307269997 First Edition Hardcover in Jacket.
 
Carefully read, if at all; Minimal shelf wear. First American Edition; First Printing; Full Number Line; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.

 
Price: 10.00 USD

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