Mystery/Suspense/Crime Drama from Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable

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The Maker of Swans

by O'Donnell, Paraic

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
2016
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781474600378
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AU$107.62

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo., 253pp. Beautiful First Edition, First Printing with full number sequence. Not dated on copyright page but published in 2016. Square, tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear. No jacket, as issued. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. A gorgeous… Read more
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The Big Knockover

by Hammett, Dashiell

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Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$50.22

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New York City: Random House, 1966. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo., 355pp. With an introduction by Lillian Hellman. Sharp Stated Third Printing, square, tight and clean throughout with some gentle bumping to the heel. Very attractive unclipped dust-wrapper,($5.95), has some wear to edges with a tiny nick at the top front edge and at the crown.… Read more
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AU$50.22
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Tales of Mystery and Imagination

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1975
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
Item Price
AU$121.97

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1975. Collector's Edition. Full-Leather. Very Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to., 366pp. Beautiful Unread "Collector's Edition", one of Easton's 100 Greatest Books in the World. Bound in full brown leather with titles and decorations in gilt. a.e.g. Silk bookmark. Square, tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear. Still in original shrink-wrap. A simply gorgeous… Read more
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AU$121.97
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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

by Verne, Jules

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
Item Price
AU$64.57

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1984. Collector's Edition. Full-Leather. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to., 325pp. Beautiful Unread "Collector's Edition", one of Easton's 100 Greatest Books in the World. Bound in full brown leather with titles and decorations in gilt. a.e.g. Silk bookmark. Square, tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear save a small faint abrasion on the page… Read more
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Heart of Darkness

by Conrad, Joseph

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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AU$64.57

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1980. Collector's Edition. Full-Leather. Very Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to., 117pp. Beautiful Unread "Collector's Edition", one of Easton's 100 Greatest Books in the World. Bound in full black leather with titles and decorations in gilt. a.e.g. Silk bookmark. Square, tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear. A simply gorgeous collectable copy at a… Read more
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The Memoirs of Solar Pons

by Derleth, August

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$208.06

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Sauk City: Mycroft & Moran, 1951. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine/Very Good/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 12mo., 281pp. Beautiful First Edition, the second of Derleth's collection of stories paying homage to Sherlock Holmes after "In Re: Sherlock Holmes". One of only 2038 copies printed. Square tight and clean throughout with a touch of bumping… Read more
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AU$208.06
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The Return of Solar Pons

by Derleth, August

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$157.84

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Sauk City, WI: Mycroft & Moran, 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo., 261pp. Beautiful First edition bound in original black cloth with titles in green on spine. One of about 2079 copies printed. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear save some gentle bumping to spine ends. A small area of discoloration on… Read more
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AU$157.84
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A Little Red Book of Murder Stories

by Pronzini, Bill

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$57.40

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Baltimore, MD: Borderlands Press, 2016. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 12mo., 126pp. Beautiful Limited Edition, #26 of only 500 copies published. Bound in red cloth with titles stamped in gold on front board. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Signed by the author on the limitation page. A gorgeous collectable copy at a great price.… Read more
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AU$57.40
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A Little Gold Book of Protector Tales

by Morrell, David

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Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$71.75

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Baltimore, MD: Borderlands Press, 2017. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 12mo., 116pp. Beautiful Limited Edition, #478 of only 500 copies published. Bound in gold cloth with titles stamped in red on front board. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Signed by the author on the limitation page. Also, a second limitation page, this one unnumbered… Read more
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Dead Lion

by Bonett, John and Emery

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
Item Price
AU$21.52

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New York City: Pocket, 1950. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Vintage Paperback Pocket 738. Beautiful First Paperback Printing, October, 1950. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout with very mild page edge toning. Some rubbing to edges and hinges. Still fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. A sharp collectable copy and fairly… Read more
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Coffin Corner

by Bagby, George

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine Minus
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
Item Price
AU$21.52

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New York City: Pocket, 1950. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Minus. Frank McCarthy. Vintage Paperback Pocket 736. Beautiful First Paperback Printing, October, 1950. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout with very mild page edge toning. A hint of edge-wear and a faint front hinge crease but feels unread. Still fresh and bright with no… Read more
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So Lovely To Kill

by Wade, Harrison

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$21.52

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Greenwich, CT: Graphic, 1956. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Vintage Paperback PBO Graphic 127. Solid First Printing of this Paperback Original. No month, 1956, $.25 cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout with fairly minor page edge toning. Some wear to edges and spine ends. Faint front corner crease. Still fresh and bright with no chipping or… Read more
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Europa

by Briffault, Robert

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
AU$28.70

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New York City: Avon, 1950. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Vintage Paperback Avon 272. Beautiful First Paperback Printing, No month, 1950. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout with some fairly mild page edge toning. A hint of edge-wear. Quite fresh with bright cover gloss and no chipping, creases or tears. A gorgeous collectable copy.
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Woman Soldier

by Rodin, Arnold

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$25.83

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Greenwich, CT: Gold Medal, 1952. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Barye Phillips. Vintage Paperback PBO Gold Medal 232. Beautiful First Printing of this Paperback Original. April, 1952. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout with little or no page edge toning. Light edge-wear. Still fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Great cover gloss.… Read more
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Shoot a Sitting Duck

by Alexander, David

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good/Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$25.83

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New York CIty: Bantam, 1957. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Vintage Paperback PBO #1601. Sharp First Paperback Printing. May 1957. $.25 Cover Price Square, tight and clean throughout with fairly mild page toning. Faint front corner crease. Light wear to edges and hinges. Fresh and bright with no chipping or tears. A very pretty collectable copy.… Read more
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Mortgage on Life

by Baum, Vicky

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good/Near Fine
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
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AU$25.83

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New York City: Avon, 1950. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Vintage Paperback Avon 265. Sharp First Paperback Printing, No month, 1950. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout save for moderately toned page edges. Fairly minor edge-wear and rubbing to hinges. Still fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears/ A very pretty… Read more
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Four O'clock on Friday

by Storey, Philip

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
AU$43.05

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Chciago: Newstand Library, 1961. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/Fine. Vintage Paperback PBO NLU177. Beautiful Unread First Printing of this Paperback Original. December, 1961. $.50 Cover Price Square, tight and clean throughout with no page toning. A faint beginning to a rear cover crease but barely noticeable. Fresh and bright with no chipping or tears. Remarkably well-preserved. Stunning… Read more
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Burial of the Fruit

by Dortort, David

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
AU$64.57

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New York City: Avon, 1951. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Vintage Paperback Avon 326. Beautiful Second Paperback Printing, No month, 1951. No cover price. Square, tight, and clean throughout save a hint of page edge toning but quite minor. Minor edge-wear. Still fresh with bright cover gloss and no chipping, creases or tears. A story about Juvenile Delinquents in… Read more
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Tropical Passions

by Maugham, W. Somerset; Zweig, Stefan, et al.

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good/Near Fine
Item Price
AU$21.52

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New York CIty: Avon, 1955. Soft cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Vintage Paperback #638. Sharp Fifth Paperback Printing. April, 1955. $.25 Cover Price Square, tight and clean throughout with a hint of page toning. Mild wear to edges and extremities. Fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. "The Stories of Five Unfaithful Women" A very pretty collectable… Read more
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A Scent of White Poppies

by Christopher, John

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
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AU$21.52

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New York CIty: Avon, 1955. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. Vintage Paperback T-463. Sharp First Paperback Printing. Mo Month, 1959. $.35 Cover Price Square, tight and clean throughout with a hint of page toning. Mild wear to edges and extremities. Fresh and bright with no chipping or tears. A very pretty collectable copy.
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