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The Last Sherlock Holmes Story

by Michael Dibdin

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Published
1996-01-03
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780679766582
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The Last Sherlock Holmes Story is a Sherlock Holmes pastiche novel by Michael Dibdin.(written ten years before his Aurelio Zen series). The novel is an account of Holmes's attempt to solve the Jack the Ripper murders. Holmes suspects the Ripper to be his nemesis, James Moriarty. There is a twist ending, revealing that Holmes himself had invented the character of Moriarty… Read more
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Two-minute Mysteries

by Donald J. Sobol

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Published
February 1989
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Good+
ISBN
9780590428569
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These are fast and exciting just a couple pages each-ideally suited for precocious people who can solve a mystery with lightning speed and acuity.
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The wheel of darkness

by Douglas J. Preston

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Pontaccio
Published
2007
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Very Good
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First edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780446580281
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Stated First edition, 1st Printing full number line and dated August 2007. No dustjacket. "...They head to Tibet, where Pendergast intensively trained in martial arts and spiritual studies. At a remote monastery, they learn that a rare and dangerous artifact the monks have been guarding for generations has been mysteriously stolen. As a favor, Pendergast agrees to track and recover… Read more
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Tales of Sherlock Holmes, Detective stories

by Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

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Fair
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THREE OWLS EDITION
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This is curious as it features the actor William Gillette as Sherlock holmes in scenes rom the play "Sherlock Holmes" in three scenes frontispiece plus twoothers.
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SHERLOCK HOLMES COLLECTION OF EIGHT BOOKS

by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE

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A TREASURY OF SHERLOCK HOLMES Hanover House, 1955 CONAN DOYLE STORIES Six Notable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Platt & Munk, 1960 The Original Illustrated Arthur Conan Doyle Book Sales,1992 Tales of Terror and Mystery Doubleday & Co., 1977 Conan Doyle's Stories For Boys Cupples and Leon Co., 1938 Tales of Sherlock Holmes, Detective Stories W.R. Caldwell & Co. Three Owls Edition (ND) The White Company (Great illustrated classics) Doyle, Arthur Conan Dodd, Mead… Read more
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The Hunt for Red October: A Novel

by Tom Clancy

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Published
1984
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Good+
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First edition, later Printing
ISBN
9780870212857
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Annapolis, MD: Naval Inst Pr, 1984. 1st Edition First edition, 16th printing. First published novel by Tom Clancy. Soviet submarine crew attempts to defect to the United States.
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THE LONE FOOTPRINT , Kay Tracey Mystery No.15

by Frances K. Judd

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Pontaccio
Published
1952
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"Frances K. Judd" A pseudonym for Anna Perot Rose Wright (Kay Tracey series #15-18) "For a while, Kay's only clue is a single footprint. Whose is it, and why is he plaguing the innocent residents of Owl's Hole? Kay's clever detective work, with the aid of her two friends, Betty and Wilma Worth, carries her through one dangerous adventure after another.… Read more
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The Bourne Supremacy

by Robert Ludlum

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Pontaccio
Published
1986
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Very Good-
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780394543963
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9.3 X 6.2 X 1.9 inches; 597 pages.
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There Will Be Hell To Pay

by Benjamin Gilad

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Pontaccio
Published
2018
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fair+
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First edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9781684331840
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Rare Stated First Printing 2018
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The Case of the Hesitant Hostess

by Erle Stanley Gardner

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Pontaccio
Published
1953
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Good-
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First edition
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William Morrow & Company, 1953. 1st Edition. Copyright 1953 stated on the copyright page with no mention of further printings. Perry Mason "Chief," adult male, defense attorney Della Street adult female, attractive, spunky, Perry Mason's legal secretary Paul Drake adult male, tall, lanky, private investigator, owner of the Drake Detective Agency Rodney Archer adult male, broad-shouldered, bushy-browed, widowed real estate operator Martha Lavina adult… Read more
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ALIAS MR. DEATH

by D.L. CHAMPION; AKA G.WAYMAN JONES (Phantom Detective)

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Pontaccio
Published
1932
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Good-
Edition
First edition
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The Pulp Super-Fan: Michael R. Brown: "First is the serialized novel "Alias Mr. Death," written by D.L. Champion and published under the house pseudonym of G. Wayman Jones in Thrilling Detective February 1932 through October 1932. This was published when the only pulp hero at the time was The Shadow. In some ways, it set down some of the tone… Read more
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Hickory Dickory Death

by Christie, Agatha

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Pontaccio
Published
1961
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Good
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1st Printing Thus
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First printing, stated April 1961; Cardinal edition number C-422; cover price 35 cents.
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L'homme à l'imperméable (The Man in the Raincoat)

by James Hadley Chase(after his novel), René Barjavel(dialogue), Julien Duvivier

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Pontaccio
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
DVD, film
ISBN
3384442036375
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The original French version of this thriller mystery. Stars FERNANDEL. Black and white movie. Film Noir from the 1950's. Based on the work by James Hadley Chase.
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Conan Doyle's Stories For Boys

by Conan Doyle

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Pontaccio
Published
1938
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First thus
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Frontispiece represents action from A Scandal in Bohemia, page 425. Original 1938 issue with six pages of ads following the 491 text pages. A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, A Case of Identity, The Red-Headed League, A Scandal in Bohemia, The Boscombe Valley Mystery)
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cover of A TREASURY OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

A TREASURY OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE, selected by Adrian Conan Doyle

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Pontaccio
Published
1955
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Good
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First thus
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New York: Hanover House 1955.Selected with an introduction by, Adrian Conan Doyle. CONTENTS two novels and 27 short stories that exemplify the master detective Sherlock Holmes.
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cover of Perry Mason 2 in 1: The Case of the Horrified Heirs / The Case of the Lame Canary

Perry Mason 2 in 1: The Case of the Horrified Heirs / The Case of the Lame Canary

by Erle Stanley Gardner

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Published
August 1974
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2nd Pocket Book printing-1974.
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Eat Your Poison, Dear

by James Howe

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Pontaccio
Published
1986
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Good
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First edition
ISBN
9780689312069
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First edition; later printing, 1986. Sebastian Barth and his friends Alex and David investigate the poisoning of the much-disliked Milo Groot and uncover a host of suspects, including the trio of Biker, Breeze, and Harley
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DOLLS ARE DEADLY

by BRETT HALLIDAY

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JUNE 1961
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Good-
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First edition, 1st Printing
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D424 FIRST DELL PRINTING JUNE 1961. WHO SENT THE VOODOO DOLL? (NOTICE THE LONG PIN ON THE TABLE IN FRONT COVER PICTURE!) TV TIE-IN RICHARD DENNINGSTARS AS "MIKE SHAYNE" IN THE WEEKLY SERIES ON NBC TV.
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SUNKEN TIMBERS

by Elbert M. Hoppenstedt

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Published
1938
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1938 First Edition Adventure mystery with a young reader in mind. 250 bright pages.Three illustrations plus a frontispiece, Green and white pictorial endpapers.
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The Stone Wife (Peter Diamond Mystery)

by Peter Lovesey

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Pontaccio
Published
2015
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Very Good+
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780751554076
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Just as the bidding gets exciting in a Bath auction house, three armed men stage a hold-up and attempt to steal Lot 129, a medieval carving of the Wife of Bath. The highest bidder, appalled to have the prize snatched away, tries to stop them and is shot dead. Peter Diamond, head of the murder squad, soon finds himself sharing… Read more
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