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Daylight Murder Mystery: True Crime Cases, Anonymous
1 Anonymous Daylight Murder Mystery: True Crime Cases
Toronto Superior Publishers 1946 First Appearance Soft Cover Pulp Magazine Very good None 
First appearance of this collection of true crime short stories. There is a 1/4 inch tear at the base of the spine. A small chip is missing from the bottom outside corner of the front panel. In very good condition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Double Death of Frederic Belot, Aveline, Claude
2 Aveline, Claude The Double Death of Frederic Belot
London Dennis Dobson 1949 First edition first printing Hard Cover Near fine Near fine 
First English Translated edition first printing of the first novel in the Surete Inspector Frederic Belot series. Light edge wear. There is a small hole at the head of the dustjacket's spine. In near fine / near fine condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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A Sort of Traitors aka Who is My Neighbor?, Balchin, Nigel
3 Balchin, Nigel A Sort of Traitors aka Who is My Neighbor?
London Collins 1949 First edition first printing Hard Cover Very good Very good 
First edition first printing of this thriller novel. Also published under the title "Who is My Neighbor?" Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. Small chips mostly to the tips of the dustjacket's spine. Earlier owners signature on the first free end page. In very good / very good condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Death Has A Past, Boutell, Anita
4 Boutell, Anita Death Has A Past
New York Bantam Book 1951 First Thus Soft Cover Mass Market Good None 
First Bantam edition first printing (# 897 ) of this thriller novel. Light edge wear. The head of the spine has a couple of small chips. In good condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Too Many Cousins, Browne, Douglas G.
5 Browne, Douglas G. Too Many Cousins
New York Macmillan 1953 First US edition first printing Hard Cover Near fine Near fine 
First US edition first printing of this suspense novel. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the rear panel of the dustjacket. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Tomorrow's Another Day, Burnett, W.R.
6 Burnett, W.R. Tomorrow's Another Day
New York Bantam Book 1952 First Thus edition Soft Cover Mass Market Very good None 
First Bantam edition # 998. There is a bit of edge wear and a little bit of creasing. Top right corner of the front cover is missing. In very good condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Moth, Cain, James M.
7 Cain, James M. The Moth
New York Knopf 1948 First edition first printing Hard Cover Very good None 
First edition first printing of the ninth novel by this author. No dust jacket. Light edge wear. Light tanning to the pages. In very good condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Fire Trap, Cameron, Owen
8 Cameron, Owen The Fire Trap
New York Simon and Schuster 1957 First edition first printing Hard Cover Very good Very good 
First edition first printing of the third novel by this author. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. Moderate edge wear to the dustjacket mostly around the tips of the spine. Pages are tanned. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Hollow aka Murder After Hours, Christie, Agatha
9 Christie, Agatha The Hollow aka Murder After Hours
Toronto Collins 1946 First Canadian edition first printing Hard Cover Good None 
First Canadian edition first printing of the twenty fifth novel in the Hercule Poirot series. No dustjacket. Spine faded. Someone earlier wrote 25 on the spine. Light edge wear and light rubbing to the surface of the boards. In good condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Boot Hill, Clay, Weston
10 Clay, Weston Boot Hill
New York Modern Promotions / Unisystems 1950 Reprint Soft Cover Mass Market Very Good None 
Reprint paperback edition of this western novel. Light edge wear. In very good condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Truth Comes Limping, Connington, J.J.
11 Connington, J.J. Truth Comes Limping
Boston Little Brown & Company 1938 First US edition first printing Hard Cover Very good None 
First US edition first printing of the thirteenth novel in the Sir Clinton Driffield series. Light edge wear. Someone blotted out an earlier owners name on the first glued down end page. No dustjacket. In very good condition. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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The Calm Man, Cort, David
12 Cort, David The Calm Man
New York Dell Publishing 1954 First edition first printing Soft Cover Mass Market Very Good None 
First edition first printing ( # 34 ) of this novel. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. In very good condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Widow's Web, Curtiss, Ursula
13 Curtiss, Ursula Widow's Web
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1956 First edition first printing Hard Cover Good None 
First edition first printing of the sixth novel by this author. No dust jacket. Heavy bump along the top edge of the book the effects both the front and rear board. In good condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Long Escape, Dodge, David
14 Dodge, David The Long Escape
New York Random House 1948 First edition first printing Hard Cover Very good Very good 
First edition first printing of the first novel in Al Colby series. Light chipping to the edges of the dust jacket. In very good / very good condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Escape the Night, Eberhart, Mignon G.
15 Eberhart, Mignon G. Escape the Night
New York Bantam Book 1946 First Paperback edition Soft Cover Mass Market Fair None 
First paperback edition first printing (# 46 ) of this stand alone suspense novel. Light spine slant. Light reading creases. The lamination is peeling on the rear cover. Earlier owners name on the first end page. Light edge wear. In fair condition. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Commodore Hornblower aka The Commodore, Forester, C.S.
16 Forester, C.S. Commodore Hornblower aka The Commodore
Toronto S.J. Reginald Saunders 1945 First Canadian edition second printing Hard Cover Very good Poor 
First Canadian edition second printing of the fourth novel in the Hornblower series. Also published under the title The Commodore. The spine is missing a 1 1/2 inch by 1 inch wide chunk from the base of the spine. A 1/4 inch by a inch wide loss of paper at the head of the spine. Small tears to the outside edges and to the corners of the dustjacket. In very good / poor condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Lord Hornblower, Forester, C.S.
17 Forester, C.S. Lord Hornblower
Toronto Ryerson Press 1946 First Canadian edition first printing Hard Cover Very good Fair 
First Canadian edition first printing of the fifth novel in the Hornblower series. The dustjacket is lightly spine faded. There is a inch deep by a inch wide V chunk missing from the base of the spine. Otherwise light edge wear. Earlier owners gift inscription on the first free end page. In very good / fair condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Randall and the River of Time, Forester, C.S.
18 Forester, C.S. Randall and the River of Time
London Michael Joseph 1951 First edition first printing Hard Cover Very good Very good 
First edition first printing of this stand alone novel. There are a couple of small 1/4 inch tears to the top edge of the dustjacket around the head of the spine. Light edge wear. There is a 1/2 inch letter R rubber stamped onto the first free end page and a earlier owners signature is there as well. In very good / very good condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Gun, Forester, C.S.
19 Forester, C.S. The Gun
London Michael Joseph 1952 First Thus Hard Cover Very good Very good 
First Greenwich edition first printing of this stand alone thriller. There is a 1/2 inch closed tear at the head of the spine otherwise light edge wear. In very good / very good condition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Young Claudia, Franken, Rose
20 Franken, Rose Young Claudia
New York Dell Books 1951 First Thus Soft Cover Mass Market Good None 
First Dell Mapback Edition # 528. There is a light moisture stain to the top outside corner of the pages. In good condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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