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1 Barr, Nevada Track of the Cat
G. P. Putnam's Sons 1993 0399138242 / 9780399138249 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
An excellent copy of the book and dust jacket. Nearly fine with just slightly pushed spine ends. It has actually never been read and has been in a mylar protector since first published. Signed without inscription by Barr on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Beck, K. K. Death in a Deck Chair
New York Walker and Company 1984 0802756018 / 9780802756015 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Gray cloth, minor wear, gift inscription to ffep with date and only words saying "happy birthday". Dust jacket has a 1/4" tear upper front edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Cannell, Dorothy The Thin Woman an Epicurean Mystery
New York St. Martins 1984 0312800053 / 9780312800055 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Brown cloth with gilt lettering, light wear to spine ends, tiny bump to one corner, 1" x 1/3" area on front free endpaper where paper is worn-looks like a removal of a small name sticker or something, about 30 pages in the middle of the book have a minor warp at the middle of the lower edge. Dust jacket has tiny chipping at spine ends, spine faded, 1/4" tear upper rear panel.; 8vo 
Price: 25.22 USD
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4 Copper, Basil & Stefanie K. Hawks The Exploits of Solar Pons
Fedogan & Bremer 1993 1878252119 / 9781878252111 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author & Illustrator
Black cloth. Signed by Copper and the illustrator, Stefanie Hawks, to the title page. Also inscribed, personalized by Copper on the front free endpaper. Very minor bumps to the spine corners. Otherwise extremely clean and tight. The dust jacket is just about fine. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Henry, Sue Murder on the Iditarod Trail
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 1991 0871134403 / 9780871134400 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket 
1/4 cloth and boards, light foxing on text block fore edge, crease on spine, other minor wear. Dust jacket has minimal wear, spine a bit faded. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages 
Price: 21.62 USD
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6 Kaminsky, Stuart M. The Howard Hughes Affair
New York St. Martin's Press 1979 0312396171 / 9780312396176 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Brown cloth, minor wear at spine ends. Dust jacket has a 1/8" tear upper rear edge, light wear at spine ends. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 207 pages 
Price: 10.81 USD
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7 Peters, Elizabeth Night Train to Memphis
New York Warner Books 1994 0446515868 / 9780446515863 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED by author on half title page and inscribed. Black cloth and purple paper covered boards, slight wear. Dust jacket very nice. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 353 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Peters, Elizabeth Street of the Five Moons
Dodd Mead 1978 0396075282 / 9780396075288 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Half cloth and boards. A very clean, unmarked copy. No names or bookplate. There is some sunning to the extreme upper and lower cloth edges. The dust jacket is not price clipped. There is some edge wear, especially at the spine ends. No chipping. Also a bit of rubbing and a 3/8" tear to the upper, rear edge. A 3" crease to the upper corner of the front inside flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Pronzini, Bill Shackles A "Nameless Detective" Mystery
St Martins Pr 1988 0312018185 / 9780312018184 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Black boards. Signed, inscribed to the late mystery writer, Bob Wade. Inscription is dated 1988. Minor bumps to a couple of corners and the upper spine end. The dust jacket has minor wear to the corners and there is a 3/8" tear to one upper spine corner. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Roberts, Gillian Caught Dead in Philadelphia
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1987 0684188090 / 9780684188096 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by author on title page. Book has small bump at spine ends. Dust jacket nearly fine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 234 pages; Anthony Award winner for Best First Mystery Novel -- the debut of the Philadelphia-set Amanda Pepper
Amanda Pepper, English teacher at Philly Prep, does not hate her life. But when a fellow teacher who's engaged to a senate candidate, begs for rest on Amanda's couch, then dies, things could be better. Then the police suspect her of murder, she begins her own investigation, and ends by teaching a certain blue-eyed cop a thing or two....
"Gillian Roberts is a mystery reader's dream come true."
Lia Matera
; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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