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1 Upfield, Arthur W. Bony and the Kelly Gang (An Inspector Napolegon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Collier Books 1988 0020258801 / 9780020258803 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine a bit creased, rolled, light read crease, a little edge wear and rubbing. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Tucked away in the mountains of New South Wales is Cork Valley, inhabited by an odd lot of hard-drinking Irishmen. here a government officer, looking for illicit 'stills,' has been murdered, and it's Napoleon Bonaparte's job to find the killer. Disguised as a horse-thief the famous half-aboriginal detective hitchhikes into the valley. But before Bony can spring the trap he develops a strong affection for these lawless, lusty characters . . . "; 6" - 7" Tall
007909 
Price: 8.95 USD

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2 Upfield, Arthur W. Bony and the Kelly Gang (An Inspector Napolegon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Collier Books 1988 0020258801 / 9780020258803 Mass Market Paperback Fair 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Reading copy. Spine rolled and creased, 2" tear from top of front cover, a little edge wear and rubbing, interior clean and unmarked.

"Tucked away in the mountains of New South Wales is Cork Valley, inhabited by an odd lot of hard-drinking Irishmen. here a government officer, looking for illicit 'stills,' has been murdered, and it's Napoleon Bonaparte's job to find the killer. Disguised as a horse-thief the famous half-aboriginal detective hitchhikes into the valley. But before Bony can spring the trap he develops a strong affection for these lawless, lusty characters . . . "; 6" - 7" Tall
008064 
Price: 5.00 USD

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3 Upfield, Arthur W. Man of Two Tribes (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery)
New York Collier Books 1986 0020259506 / 9780020259503 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Slight edge wear, a little rippling (dampstain) at bottom corner of the last few pages. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Myra Thomas, an acquitted murderess, appears to have walked off the train somewhere along the four hundred miles of track that cross the treeless Nullarbor Plain in Southern Australia; and Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte, the only policeman capable of coping with such country, is out looking for her. With two camels and a dog for company, Bony searches for a clue. He finds a missing woman and a dead man; he finds a murderess and five murderers; on top of this, he lands in prison in the middle of thousands of square mile of uninhabitable desert. The terrain, character, and dangers are described by an acknowledged master of the Australian scene - this is 'vintage' Upfield. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008085 
Price: 7.95 USD

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4 Upfield, Arthur W. Man of Two Tribes (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery)
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1981 0207141029 / 9780207141027 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Illustrated by Guilbert, Patrice (cover)

Spine slightly slanted, a bit creased. A little edge wear and rubbing. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy.

"Myra Thomas, an acquitted murderess, appears to have walked off the train somewhere along the four hundred miles of track that cross the treeless Nullarbor Plain in Southern Australia; and Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte, the only policeman capable of coping with such country, is out looking for her. With two camels and a dog for company, Bony searches for a clue. He finds a missing woman and a dead man; he finds a murderess and five murderers; on top of this, he lands in prison in the middle of thousands of square mile of uninhabitable desert. The terrain, character, and dangers are described by an acknowledged master of the Australian scene - this is 'vintage' Upfield. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008086 
Price: 9.95 USD

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5 Upfield, Arthur W. Murder Down Under [original Title: Mr. Jelly's Business] (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1986 0684178877 / 9780684178875 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine slanted, creased, 1" closed tear to front cover near top of spine, corners bumped, a little edge wear and soiling, owner's label on half title. A good reading copy.

"Bony is the sort of detective who enjoys nothing better on a holiday than a little informal investigation. When he agrees to help a colleague in the matter of the disappearance of George Loftus, a farmer whose car was found wrecked near the world's longest fence in the wheat country of western Australia, he cannot immediately find evidence of the murder he suspects. Loftus's wife seems concerned about him, but his handsome hired man is an enigma. It is not until Bony becomes absorbed in the second mystery of Mr. Jelly, an amateur criminologist who himself often disappears on secret business, that he finds the key to the strange goings-on in this seemingly ordinary farming community. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008058 
Price: 5.75 USD

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6 Upfield, Arthur W. Murder Down Under [original Title: Mr. Jelly's Business] (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1986 0684178877 / 9780684178875 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine rolled, somewhat creased corners bent, a little edge wear and rubbing. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Bony is the sort of detective who enjoys nothing better on a holiday than a little informal investigation. When he agrees to help a colleague in the matter of the disappearance of George Loftus, a farmer whose car was found wrecked near the world's longest fence in the wheat country of western Australia, he cannot immediately find evidence of the murder he suspects. Loftus's wife seems concerned about him, but his handsome hired man is an enigma. It is not until Bony becomes absorbed in the second mystery of Mr. Jelly, an amateur criminologist who himself often disappears on secret business, that he finds the key to the strange goings-on in this seemingly ordinary farming community. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008087 
Price: 6.95 USD

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7 Upfield, Arthur W. Murder Must Wait (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Berkley Medallion 1963 Mass Market Paperback Very Good+ 


Berkley Medallion F850, 176 pp. Slight edge wear and rubbing, binding tight. An attractive copy.

"In the little town of Mitford, New South Wales, four babies have mysteriously disappeared - all boys, all under three months old, and all apparently neglected by their mothers. The local police have given up, the trail is cold - the only hope is Bony. And when Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte arrives on the scene a new dimension has been added to the puzzle. A fifth child has vanished and the mother has been found lying beside the empty cot . . . dead. But Bony's brief is to find those babies and, for once, murder must wait. "; 6" - 7" Tall
007955 
Price: 9.50 USD

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8 Upfield, Arthur W. Murder Must Wait (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Collier Books 1987 002025900X / 9780020259008 Mass Market Paperback Very Good+ 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine slightly rolled, corners bumped, slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy.

"In the little town of Mitford, New South Wales, four babies have mysteriously disappeared - all boys, all under three months old, and all apparently neglected by their mothers. The local police have given up, the trail is cold - the only hope is Bony. And when Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte arrives on the scene a new dimension has been added to the puzzle. A fifth child has vanished and the mother has been found lying beside the empty cot . . . dead. But Bony's brief is to find those babies and, for once, murder must wait. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008088 
Price: 7.95 USD

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9 Upfield, Arthur W. Sinister Stones
New York Berkley Medallion 1964 Reprint Edition Mass Market Paperback Good 


Berkley Medallion F927, 176 pp. Spine somewhat creased and slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear, darkening. Store stamps on front end paper and all three edges. Some browning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy.

"Constable Martin Stenhouse, of Agar's Lagoon was found dead in his jeep with all clues pointing to Jack Musgrave, his aborigine tracker. But when Inspector Bonaparte began his investigation, he learned that Jacky Musgrave "had become a horse," and then Bony knew that Jacky couldn't be the murderer"; 6" - 7" Tall
005455 
Price: 9.50 USD

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10 Upfield, Arthur W. Sinister Stones
New York Collier Books 1986 0684180219 / 9780684180212 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine a bit rolled, corners scuffed, light edge wear and rubbing. A few pages show some rippling (moisture) down the leading edge. Interior clean and unmarked. A solid copy.

"Constable Martin Stenhouse, of Agar's Lagoon was found dead in his jeep with all clues pointing to Jack Musgrave, his aborigine tracker. But when Inspector Bonaparte began his investigation, he learned that Jacky Musgrave "had become a horse," and then Bony knew that Jacky couldn't be the murderer"; 6" - 7" Tall
008089 
Price: 7.95 USD

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11 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bachelors of Broken Hill (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Collier Books 1986 0684182467 / 9780684182469 Sixth Printing Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Slight spine slant with some rippling evident along spine (bound too tightly?), corners bumped, slight edge wear binding tight. Slight tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Two men are killed by cyanide poisoning before Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte comes to Broken Hill to take up the case, and a third dies soon after he arrives. All die in crowded public places, and all are elderly and single. Witnesses recall a woman being near each man before he died, but their descriptions seem to be of entirely different women.
"Clues are old and witnesses have been mishandled by an inept investigator before Bony arrives in the prosperous mining town, but with the help of the local constabulary, a professional burglar vacationing in Broken Hill, and an amateur quick-sketch artist, Inspector Bonaparte mounts an investigation to try to identify the murderer before she finds another victim. "; 6" - 7" Tall
007610 
Price: 6.95 USD

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12 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bachelors of Broken Hill (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Collier Books 1986 0684182467 / 9780684182469 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. A bright, attractive copy.

"Two men are killed by cyanide poisoning before Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte comes to Broken Hill to take up the case, and a third dies soon after he arrives. All die in crowded public places, and all are elderly and single. Witnesses recall a woman being near each man before he died, but their descriptions seem to be of entirely different women.
"Clues are old and witnesses have been mishandled by an inept investigator before Bony arrives in the prosperous mining town, but with the help of the local constabulary, a professional burglar vacationing in Broken Hill, and an amateur quick-sketch artist, Inspector Bonaparte mounts an investigation to try to identify the murderer before she finds another victim. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008059 
Price: 7.95 USD

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13 Upfield, Arthur W. The Battling Prophet (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery)
New York Collier Books 1988 0020896913 / 9780020896913 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine a bit creased, slanted, a little edge wear and rubbing. Slight tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte is on leave, staying with an old friend near Adelaide. Ben Wickham, a meteorologist whose uncannily accurate forecasts have helped farmers all over Australia, until recently lived nearby. But he has died after a three-week drinking binge and a doctor certified death resulting from delirium tremens. Yet Bony's host insists that whatever Ben died of, it wasn't alcohol."; 6" - 7" Tall
007950 
Price: 9.50 USD

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14 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bone Is Pointed
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1984 0684182475 / 9780684182476 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine slightly rolled, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Slight tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Jeffrey Anderson was a big man with a foul temper - a sadist, and an ugly drunk. No one cared that no trace of the man could be found when his horse, an animal as mean as its owner, came home riderless. No one except Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte, who is determined to solve the mystery when he is called into the case five months later. With his usual tenacity, he takes up the cold trail. What happened to Anderson, to his hat, to his stockwhip, to his horse's neck-rope? Bony must rely on his eyes and his wits to help him find the answers, for the local inhabitants are keeping their own secrets."; 6" - 7" Tall
007528 
Price: 5.95 USD

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15 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bone Is Pointed
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1984 0684182475 / 9780684182476 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bacon, Paul (cover)

Spine somewhat rolled, creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Jeffrey Anderson was a big man with a foul temper - a sadist, and an ugly drunk. No one cared that no trace of the man could be found when his horse, an animal as mean as its owner, came home riderless. No one except Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte, who is determined to solve the mystery when he is called into the case five months later. With his usual tenacity, he takes up the cold trail. What happened to Anderson, to his hat, to his stockwhip, to his horse's neck-rope? Bony must rely on his eyes and his wits to help him find the answers, for the local inhabitants are keeping their own secrets."; 6" - 7" Tall
008090 
Price: 6.95 USD

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16 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bushman Who Came Back (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Berkley Books 1963 27th Edition; 1st American Paperback Mass Market Paperback Near Fine 


Berkley Medallion F832, 160 pp. First American paperback printing. Slight edge wear and rubbing, binding tight. An attractive copy.

"Terror in the Sun . . . Deep in the Australian outback a woman is brutally slain. Her small daughter vanishes. Is Ole Fren Yorkey, the half-crazed wanderer, the killer? Detective-Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte must scour the bushlands half a continent away from civilization for clues. Only in the weird land of the willi-willi and the dread pointing bone can this dangerous riddle be solved. "; 6" - 7" Tall
007951 
Price: 19.75 USD

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17 Upfield, Arthur W. The Bushman Who Came Back (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Berkley Books 1963 27th Edition; 1st American Paperback Mass Market Paperback Good 


Berkley Medallion F832, 160 pp. First American paperback printing. Spine a bit rolled, creased, corners bumped, a couple creases to front cover, a little edge wear and rubbing. Pages 9 and 11 have closed tears (can be taped) across the center of the pages. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked.

"Terror in the Sun . . . Deep in the Australian outback a woman is brutally slain. Her small daughter vanishes. Is Ole Fren Yorkey, the half-crazed wanderer, the killer? Detective-Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte must scour the bushlands half a continent away from civilization for clues. Only in the weird land of the willi-willi and the dread pointing bone can this dangerous riddle be solved. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008093 
Price: 9.95 USD

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18 Upfield, Arthur W. The Devil's Steps (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1982 0684176688 / 9780684176680 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 


Slight spine slant with some scuffing along edges, light reading crease, a little edge wear and rubbing. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"On special assignment for Military Intelligence, Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte checks into Wideview Chalet, a luxury mountain resort outside Melbourne where the restful atmosphere is soon shattered by a pair of shocking murders. International spies, microfilmed secrets, a beautiful and mysterious innkeeper, and a bizarre set of tracks on the front lawn are Bony's keys to the skillful unmasking of a murderer and a thief. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008092 
Price: 19.50 USD

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19 Upfield, Arthur W. The Devil's Steps (An Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte Mystery)
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1987 0684176688 / 9780684176680 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Spine rolled, quite creased with scuffing along edges, minor edge wear and rubbing. Interior clean and unmarked with a little rippling (paper clip?) near the leading edge of a few pages. A solid copy.

"On special assignment for Military Intelligence, Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte checks into Wideview Chalet, a luxury mountain resort outside Melbourne where the restful atmosphere is soon shattered by a pair of shocking murders. International spies, microfilmed secrets, a beautiful and mysterious innkeeper, and a bizarre set of tracks on the front lawn are Bony's keys to the skillful unmasking of a murderer and a thief. "; 6" - 7" Tall
008091 
Price: 12.95 USD

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20 Upfield, Arthur W. The Lake Frome Monster
Highett, Australia Hinkler Book 1994 0207185832 / 9780207185830 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Graham, Stephen (cover)

Ex-library with stamp on leading edge. Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, minor edge and cover wear. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Overall, a fairly nice copy.

"When Eric Maidstone was found dead near Bore Ten, just west of the Dingo-proof Fence, the first thought of those who discovered his body was that he might have been attacked by the rogue camel known as 'The Lake Frome Monster.' But camels don't carry guns . . . and Maidstone had a bullet-hole in his chest which put the Monster in the clear.
"So who did kill this young man? It was up to Bony, disguised as a worker on the Fence, to find out. "; Ex-Library; 6" - 7" Tall
008235 
Price: 12.75 USD

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