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Lucinda

By: Hambledon, Phyllis

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1953

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 12640

Condition: Very good


First edition first printing of this bibliomystery. A woman loses her husband saving nurses from a bomb in Egypt. So she decides to become a poet, finds a publisher marries him. But it's only later that her new husband finds out the poems she is writing are written by another girl. So then he looks deeper into his new wife and her dead husband. At the head of the spine there is a 1/2 inch deep by 1/4 inch wide V chip. The rear panel of the dustjacket has a 2 inch long by 1/2 inch deep chunk missing from the bottom edge. Light rubbing to the surface of the rear dustjacket panel. In very good / ... View more info

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Death At the Door

By: Hart, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley: 2014

Edition: First edition first printing

Inscription: SIGNED by the author.

Seller ID: 3247

ISBN: 0425266176

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the twenty fourth novel in the Death on Demand series. SIGNED by the author on the title page. In fine / fine unread condition. View more info

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Death on Demand

By: Hart, Carolyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Perfect Crime / Doubleday: 1993

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 5255

ISBN: 038542597X

Condition: Fine


Uncorrected Proof of the re-release of the first novel in the Death on Demand series. Originally published in 1987 as a paperback original. In 1993 Doubleday decided to re-release the book in hard cover format. They put out 200 copies of the Uncorrected Proof to celebrate. In fine condition. View more info

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Engaged to Die

By: Hart, Carolyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2003

Edition: First edition first printing

Inscription: SIGNED by the author.

Seller ID: 9028

ISBN: 006000469X

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the fourteenth novel in the Death on Demand series. Remainder marked otherwise in near fine / fine condition. View more info

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Southern Ghost

By: Hart, Carolyn G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1992

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 8680

ISBN: 0553073923

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the eighth novel in the Death on Demand series. In fine / fine condition. View more info

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Death on Demand

By: Hart, Carolyn G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1987

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 16203

ISBN: 055326351X

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the first novel in the Death on Demand bibliomystery series. Light edge wear. In near fine condition. View more info

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The Merchant of Vengeance

By: Hawke, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2003

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 5263

ISBN: 0765304260

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the fourth novel in the William Shakespeare and Tuck Smythe series. The distributing company (H.B. Fenn of Canada) sent this copy out as a review copy and it is rubber stamped on the fore edge of the pages and on the first free end page. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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A Mystery of Errors

By: Hawke, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2000

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 5264

ISBN: 0312873727

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the first novel in the William Shakespeare and Tuck Smythe series. In fine / fine unread condition. View more info

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The Slaying of the Shrew

By: Hawke, Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2001

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 5265

ISBN: 031287894X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the first novel in the William Shakespeare and Tuck Smythe series. In fine / fine unread condition. View more info

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Much Ado About Murder

By: Hawke, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2002

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 5266

ISBN: 0765302411

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the first novel in the William Shakespeare and Tuck Smythe series. In fine / fine unread condition. View more info

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Brought to Book

By: Heald, Tim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday : 1988

Edition: First US edition first printing

Seller ID: 14924

ISBN: 0385243189

Condition: Near fine


First US edition first printing of the ninth novel in the Simon Bognor series. A bibliomystery dealing with the death of a publisher. A hint of edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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Pel Among the Pueblos

By: Hebden, Mark

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1987

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 652

ISBN: 0094673306

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing of the eleventh novel in the Chief Inspector Pel series. A bibliomystery as a criminal known as the Bookworm is on the hunt for a manuscript buried in Mexico during the reign of Emperor Maximilian. Light creases in the lamination on the suface of the rear dustjacket panel.In fine / near fine condition. View more info

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Learning to Swim

By: Henry, Sara J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway: 2011

Edition: First Paper Back edition second printing

Inscription: SIGNED by the author.

Seller ID: 1177

ISBN: 0307718395

Condition: Fine


First Paper Back Edition second printing of the first novel by this author. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Winner of the Anthony and Agatha awards for best first mystery. In fine unread condition. View more info

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Cabin of Fear aka Postscripts to Nightmare

By: Hitchens, Dolores

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1968

Edition: First UK edition first printing

Seller ID: 14637

Condition: Very good


First Hardcover edition first printing of this mystery / thriller. Possible bibliomystery because the main character sets out of pick up what he believes are important documents. But I'm not too sure how they relate to the plot in the end. Published in the US under the title Postscripts to Nightmare as a paperback original. Light edge wear. There is a price sticker scar on the front dustjacket panel in the top outward corner. Price clipped otherwise in very good / good condition. View more info

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Brother Devil

By: Holstius, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1954

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 14602

Condition: Very good


First edition first printing of this bibliomystery / suspense novel. An author is in Hollywood amongst producers, script writers and actors at work on one of his novels. The author becomes fascinated with a woman married to a man who he hated during his school days. Then he tries to frame an innocent man for murder. At the head of the dustjacket's spine there is a 1/2 inch deep by 1 1/2 inch wide chunk missing. The bottom front edge of the dustjacket spine has a 1 1/2 closed tear that has creased the area around it. The rear edge of dustjacket's spine has a 1 inch long by 1/4 inch wide V chip ... View more info

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Body Blow

By: Hopkins, Kenneth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Holt Rinehart and Winston: 1962

Edition: First US edition first printing

Seller ID: 12308

Condition: Very good


First US edition first printing of the third novel in the Dr. Blow and Professor Manciple series. A bibliomystery in which Dr. Blow buys up the library of poet Robert Southey and finds him and the Professor entangled in the web of intrigue and counterespionage. There is a inch long closed tear to the bottom outward corner of the dustjacket's front panel. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition. View more info

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The Opal Serpent

By: Hume, Fergus

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Toronto, William Briggs: 1905

Edition: First Canadian paperback edition

Seller ID: 14846

Condition: Fair


First Canadian paperback edition first printing of this bibliomystery. Involving the death of a bookseller and the love of a young aspiring writer and the Opal Serpent Brooch. Missing front cover. Edge worn and grubby. Earlier owner name on the title page. In fair reading condition only. View more info

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Deathwater

By: Infante, Anne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1991

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 9429

ISBN: 0002323338

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the third novel by this author. A bibliomystery. Light edge wear. Remainder marked and price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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Death on a Hot Summer Night

By: Infante, Anne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1989

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 14084

ISBN: 0002322404

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of the first novel by this author. A bibliomystery in the sense that the main character an author is either very accident prone or someone is trying to kill him. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition. View more info

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I'll Cry When I Kill You

By: Israel, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1988

Edition: First edition first printing

Seller ID: 6930

ISBN: 0892962682

Condition: Near fine


First edition first printing of this stand alone mystery. A bibliomystery where a science fiction author is murdered at a sci fi convention. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition. View more info