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1 Garve, Andrew A Very Quiet Place
New York Harper & Row 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Illustrated by McMullen, James [cover]

Spine very slightly slanted, PO name inside, map on front and back pastedowns. DJ price-clipped, minor edgewear with tiny tear. A bright, attractive copy.

"Debbie Sheldon was twenty-five, attractive, and a free-lance commercial photographer. She lived back of her studio in a business section of London near Regent Street-which was fine, because at night, when the stores and offices were closed, everything was quiet. Then one night Debbie was awakened by the unusual noise of a car engine in the quiet street below. It was five minutes past four. Puzzled, she peered through the blinds, and saw a long, black car and some men at the side entrance of the jewelry store. Very suspicious...She grabbed her camera and took a flash-bulb picture, from her window. That started it....."; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall
003841 
Price: 11.95 USD

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2 Garve, Andrew Ashes of Loda
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804300 / 9780060804305 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine & cover slightly slanted/creased, minor edgewear, PO name inside. Starting to yellow, but text clean and unmarked.

"A bright, young British foreign correspondent in Moscow, Lord Tim Quainton, starts checking up on why the Soviet government has condemned in absentia his girlfriend's father for war crimes committed in 1944 in Loda camps. Suddenly, he finds his own neck in a fast-tightening noose."; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003831 
Price: 3.45 USD

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3 Garve, Andrew Counterstroke
New York Penguin Books 1979 0140052704 / 9780140052701 Reprint Edition Mass Market Paperback Very Good- 


Spine slightly slanted/creased, very minor edgewear/bumping, PO name inside. Text starting to yellow but clean and unmarked.

"Sally Morland, wife of a high British official, has been kidnapped by terrorists. In exchange for her safe return, they demand the release of Tom Lacey, their hailed leader. Enter Bob Farran, an unemployed actor skilled at make-up and mimicry. His job: impersonate Lacey so convincingly that even the terrorists will be deceived. As Farren prepares for the greatest role of his life, however, unseen forces are already building toward a nerve-searing climax of shock and horror."; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003832 
Price: 4.25 USD

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4 Garve, Andrew Counterstroke
New York Penguin Books 1979 0140052704 / 9780140052701 Reprint Edition Mass Market Paperback Very Good- 


Spine slightly slanted, very minor edgewear/bumping. Text starting to yellow but clean and unmarked.

"Sally Morland, wife of a high British official, has been kidnapped by terrorists. In exchange for her safe return, they demand the release of Tom Lacey, their hailed leader. Enter Bob Farran, an unemployed actor skilled at make-up and mimicry. His job: impersonate Lacey so convincingly that even the terrorists will be deceived. As Farren prepares for the greatest role of his life, however, unseen forces are already building toward a nerve-searing climax of shock and horror."; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003833 
Price: 4.25 USD

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5 Garve, Andrew Death and the Sky Above
London Pan Books 1973 0330234587 / 9780330234580 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine somewhat slanted, reading crease and some edgewear, corners a bit bumped. Text is yellowing, but clean and unmarked.

"Life held very little for Louise; drunken, vicious, middle-aged, she was soon to leave it. Charles Hilary found himself accused of his wife's murder, tried, convicted and sentenced to hang. A few hours before execution comes a development surprising as a bombshell."; 7" - 9" Tall
006411 
Price: 6.50 USD

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6 Garve, Andrew Hero for Leanda
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804297 / 9780060804299 Mass Market Paperback Very Good- 


Spine slightly slanted/creased, minor bumping, PO name inside. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"Down on his luck, yachtsman Mike Conway agrees to sail to Heureuse, an island in the Indian Ocean a thousand miles from the nearest land, and rescue a Middle-Eastern revolutionary leader interned by the British."; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003838 
Price: 3.95 USD

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7 Garve, Andrew Hero for Leanda
New York Harper & Brothers 1959 0060804297 / 9780060804299 Reprint Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 


Spine somewhat slanted, edgewear with some chipping, especially at spine ends, cracking at back pastedown. Text is clean and unmarked.

"Down on his luck, yachtsman Mike Conway agrees to sail to Heureuse, an island in the Indian Ocean a thousand miles from the nearest land, and rescue a Middle-Eastern revolutionary leader interned by the British."; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall
003839 
Price: 5.75 USD

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8 Garve, Andrew Hide and go Seek
New York Popular Library 1966 Mass Market Paperback Fair 


Reading copy. Covers detached from text block, which has neatly cracked into two pieces. All pages are present, one dog-eared, and are clean and unmarked. A little edge wear to covers.

"Gwenda was beautiful and pregnant. Susan was beautiful and rich. Alan was engaged to marry both. When he decided he'd rather be rich than a father, he was faced with a dilemma. How could he get off the hook with Gwenda-who would make a fuss-without losing Susan, who would be furious if she found out. Murder was one possible solution, but it might not work. Then Alan came up with a better scheme-a perfect murder."; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
002287 
Price: 3.95 USD

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9 Garve, Andrew Home to Roost
New York Penguin 1978 0140047417 / 9780140047417 Reprint Edition Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine somewhat slanted, chipped at bottom, cover creased, some edgewear/bumping. Text is clean and unmarked.

"The whispering voice on the telephone had reported a corpse. And, indeed, the police found Max Ryland, film star and womanizer, pinned to his floor with a knife. Suspects abound; and first among them is Walter Haines, for the irresistible Ryland had stolen, then abandoned, Haines's beloved wife. A highly successful writer of detective fiction, Haines now confesses to the crime - but is he, or is he not, telling the truth?"; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003828 
Price: 4.95 USD

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10 Garve, Andrew Home to Roost
New York Penguin 1978 0140047417 / 9780140047417 Reprint Edition Mass Market Paperback Good 


Some edgewear/bumping, cover lightly creased/soiled, PO name on free endpaper. Text is clean and unmarked.

"The whispering voice on the telephone had reported a corpse. And, indeed, the police found Max Ryland, film star and womanizer, pinned to his floor with a knife. Suspects abound; and first among them is Walter Haines, for the irresistible Ryland had stolen, then abandoned, Haines's beloved wife. A highly successful writer of detective fiction, Haines now confesses to the crime - but is he, or is he not, telling the truth?"; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
003829 
Price: 4.95 USD

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11 Garve, Andrew Murder Through the Looking Glass
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804491 / 9780060804497 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine somewhat slanted/creased, edgewear/bumping, front cover scuffed, PO name inside. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"In the midst of the Cold War, a London newspaperman is covering the story of a British 'peace' delegation to Moscow. Unaccountably, the leader of the delegation is murdered in his hotel room at the height of the festivities. Then the Russian secret police step in."; 6" - 7" Tall
003835 
Price: 4.95 USD

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12 Garve, Andrew No Tears for Hilda
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804416 / 9780060804411 Mass Market Paperback Good+ 


Spine & cover slightly slanted/creased, minor edgewear/bumping, PO name inside, back cover soiled. Text is yellowing, but clean and unmarked.

"George Lambert's horrid wife Hilda takes a nap - with her head in the oven. He thinks she killed herself. Inspector Haines of Scotland Yard believes George killed her. George's best friend Max Easterbrook knows someone else was responsible, but can he prove it?"; 6" - 7" Tall
003836 
Price: 4.95 USD

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13 Garve, Andrew The Cuckoo Line Affair
New York Harper & Brothers 1953 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 


Spine somewhat slanted, minor bumping, free endpaper yellowing. Text is clean and unmarked.

"Sixty-year-old Edward Latimer is falsely accused of assault by a mysterious young woman who later turns up dead. The police arrest him for her murder, and his two sons set out to find the real murderer . . . "; 7" - 9" Tall
003840 
Price: 5.95 USD

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14 Garve, Andrew The Cuckoo Line Affair
New York Perennial Library 1978 0060804513 / 9780060804510 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Pages well tanned but text is clean and unmarked.

"Sixty-year-old Edward Latimer is falsely accused of assault by a mysterious young woman who later turns up dead. The police arrest him for her murder, and his two sons set out to find the real murderer . . . "; 6" - 7" Tall
006399 
Price: 4.45 USD

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15 Garve, Andrew The Far Sands
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804424 / 9780060804428 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine slightly slanted, edgewear/bumping, covers scuffed/creased. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"Fay drowns fleeing the scene of her husband's murder. Was it, as the police believe, murder and a tragic accident or was it, as her surviving twin Carol believes, a double murder?"; 6" - 7" Tall
003834 
Price: 3.85 USD

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16 Garve, Andrew The Far Sands
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804424 / 9780060804428 Mass Market Paperback Very Good- 


Spine slightly slanted, edgewear/bumping. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"Fay drowns fleeing the scene of her husband's murder. Was it, as the police believe, murder and a tragic accident or was it, as her surviving twin Carol believes, a double murder?"; 6" - 7" Tall
004230 
Price: 4.45 USD

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17 Garve, Andrew The Riddle of Samson
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804505 / 9780060804503 Mass Market Paperback Good+ 


Spine, cover lightly creased, scuffed, very minor shelfwear, owner's name inside. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"If a man spends a night on an uninhabited island with another man's beautiful wife, the husband is not apt to be pleased about it. Especially when the husband is notoriously jealous and considerably older than his wife...."; 6" - 7" Tall
003837 
Price: 3.95 USD

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18 Garve, Andrew The Riddle of Samson
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060804505 / 9780060804503 Mass Market Paperback Very Good- 


Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"If a man spends a night on an uninhabited island with another man's beautiful wife, the husband is not apt to be pleased about it. Especially when the husband is notoriously jealous and considerably older than his wife...."; 6" - 7" Tall
006400 
Price: 5.50 USD

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