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A Parade of Cockeyed Creatures, or Did Someone Murder Our Wandering Boy?

By: Baxt, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19414


Light rubbing to the bottom edge of the boards. Slight soiling to the back panel. A very presentable copy with the publisher's price of $4.50 on the front flap. View more info

The Baby Blue Rip-Off

By: Collins, Max Allan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6769


Bottom corner lightly bumped. Light chipping to the corners, with some rubbing and edgewear to the dust jacket. Mallory, a struggling writer, agrees to deliver meals to elderly women, but when one of them is mysteriously murdered, he is determined to find the killer. The author's first hardcover novel. View more info

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A Drink Before the War

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace, & Jovanovich: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22338


Signed by Lehane on the title page. Private investigation partners Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro are hired to find a missing cleaning woman who allegedly stole confidential Statehouse documents. The first book in the series. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Frog and the Scorpion

By: Maxwell, A. E.

Price: $109.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22451


Signed and inscribed by both authors on the title page. Publisher's price of $16.95 on the front flap. Rubbing to the extremities, and a short closed tear to the front panel. Fiddler becomes involved in an extortion scheme that brings Middle East tensions straight into his backyard. ; 258 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Concourse

By: Rozan, S.J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22080


Signed by Rozan on the title page with her added snake chop. A crease to the half-title page, and the usual rubbing to the dust jacket. Chinatown PI Lydia Chin's sometime partner Bill Smith is the principal investigator in this tale of murder and worse at the Bronx Home for the Aged. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Open Shadow

By: Solomon, Brad

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Summit Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13899


Slight dustiness to the page edges, and minor soiling to the back cover. View more info

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New Hope for the Dead

By: Willeford, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22016


First Printing. Sunning to the spine, and the top of the front panel. An erasure mark to the free endpaper. The second Hoke Moseley novel. View more info