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Hallowe'en Party

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $4.44

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1970

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 8694

ISBN: 0671415956

Condition: Good


Spine slanted, creased, corners worn, minor edge wear, some creasing and rubbing to covers, dampstain at the bottom of a number of pages. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; Hercule Poirot; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 255 pages; "The guests included ghoulies, ghosties, and long-leggedy beasties. But the scariest ingredient of the party was the little girl who claimed to have witnessed a murder. Of course, no one believed the child . . . Until she was drowned that very night. Now the great detective, Hercule Poirot, must unmask the murderer amongst the thi... View more info

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Hallowe'en Party

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $5.55

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1992

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 006855

Condition: Very Good


Special Sales edition, 198 pp. Spine slightly creased and rolled, corners bumped, slight edge wear, some rubbing. A nice copy. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; "The guests included ghoulies, ghosties, and long-leggedy beasties. But the scariest ingredient of the party was the little girl who claimed to have witnessed a murder. Of course, no one believed the child . . . Until she was drowned that very night. Now the great detective, Hercule Poirot, must unmask the murderer amongst the things that go bump in the night . . . " View more info

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Mr. Parker Pyne, Detective

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1984

Seller ID: 006767

ISBN: 0425087700

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly slanted and creased, corners very slightly bumped. A clean, unmarked copy. "There comes a time when a master detective needs to get away from it all. But for Mr. Parker Pyne, it was not to be. Crime followed him like a shadow from the moment he took his seat on the Orient Express. The shrieks he heard were unmistakably those of terror - a terror that would strike again and again . . . in the mysterious ruins of Petra. . . in the ancient city of Baghdad. . . and amid the tombs of the Pharaohs, where among a respectable company of English noblemen a helpless woman is gi... View more info

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Murder on the Orient Express

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Pocket Books: 1974

Edition: Thiry-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 001027

ISBN: 0671784749

Condition: Very Good


Spine/covers show slight creasing. Some shelf wear/chipping. Pencil markings inside front cover. "Snowbound in the Balkan hills, the passengers on the Orient Express awaken to the shocking news that one of their number had been viciously murdered in the night. With a business more grim than murder afoot, Poirot has not a moment to waste. For the killer is still at large on the train. . . " Also published as Murder in the Calais Coach.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Murder with Mirrors (A Miss Marple Murder Mystery)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1966

Seller ID: 008251

Condition: Good


Pocket Books 50450, 165 pp. Spine somewhat rolled, reading crease, some edge wear and rubbing. Minor wrinkling to upper corners of some pages, likely from moisture. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. "Stonygates was a vast monument to philanthropy - and the home of Miss Marple's girlhood friend Carrie Louise. Someone, it seemed, wished Carrie Louise ill. . . But when another murder struck, it was in a different direction entirely. Miss Marple's experienced eye for evil told her that the killer was a desperate and deadly illusionist - with a motive that... View more info

Murder with Mirrors (A Miss Marple Murder Mystery)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1987

Seller ID: 005892

ISBN: 0671706039

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly slanted, very minor edgewear. A very nice copy. "Stonygates was a vast monument to philanthropy - and the home of Miss Marple's girlhood friend Carrie Louise. Someone, it seemed, wished Carrie Louise ill. . . But when another murder struck, it was in a different direction entirely. Miss Marple's experienced eye for evil told her that the killer was a desperate and deadly illusionist - with a motive that was all too shockingly real!"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

N or M?

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1996

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Seller ID: 005847

ISBN: 0425098451

Condition: Very Good


Slight spine crease with a little scuffing, slightly slanted, corners bumped including a few pages, a little edge wear. Some yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. "No outsider could have guessed that the quiet seaside hotel was a human time bomb primed to explode. Then the first corpse was found, and the clock of terror began to tick. Every man and woman in the resort retreat trembled in fear -- of the danger shadowing them, and of what they suspected about each other. Each one claimed to be innocent, but anyone could be guilty, and it was up to a husband a... View more info

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Ordeal by Innocence

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.90

Publisher: New York, Saint Martin's Press, LLC: 2002

Seller ID: 001065

ISBN: 0312981627

Condition: Near Fine


Slight shelf wear. Remains of a sticker on back cover. "Recovering from amnesia, Dr. Arthur Calgary discovers that he alone could have provided an alibi in a scandalous murder trial. It ended in the conviction of Jacko Argyle. The victim was Jacko's own mother, and to make matters worse, he died in prison. But the young man's innocence means that someone else killed the Argyle matriarch, and would certainly kill again to remain in the shadows. Shaded in the moral ambiguities of murder, this provocative psychological puzzler of guilt, vengeance, and blood secrets is among Agatha Christi... View more info

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Ordeal by Innocence

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1975

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 001225

ISBN: 0671826131

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased. Covers creased at top corners, corners bumped, slightly shelf-cocked. Pub date approx (not stated). "Recovering from amnesia, Dr. Arthur Calgary discovers that he alone could have provided an alibi in a scandalous murder trial. It ended in the conviction of Jacko Argyle. The victim was Jacko's own mother, and to make matters worse, he died in prison. But the young man's innocence means that someone else killed the Argyle matriarch, and would certainly kill again to remain in the shadows. Shaded in the moral ambiguities of murder, this provocative psychological p... View more info

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Partners in Crime

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.25

Publisher: London, UK, Fontana:

Seller ID: 001034

ISBN: 000616868X

Condition: Good


Spine/covers a bit creased, slight shelf wear. Title page is missing. Bookshop stamp on front FEP. "Tommy and Tuppence Beresford pined for the excitement of their earlier lives . . . But not for long. Mr. Carter, Chief of Intelligence, was to grant them their wish. They were to run a Detective Agency under the name of Theodore Blunt. Their business would live up to their slogan: 'Blunt's Brilliant Detectives! Any case solved in 24 hours'. Following the methods of the great historical sleuths, Tommy and tuppence became engaged in a cleverly devised spoof which involved them in... View more info

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Poirot Investigates

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 002036

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit creased and slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, remainder mark on bottom edge. Detective Book Club postcard bound into center of book -- remember 5 triple volumes for a dollar? "In Poirot Investigates Agatha Christie challenges her detective and the reader with a series of baffling mysteries. With all the clues plainly revealed, the reader should be able to arrive at the solution as soon as Hercule Poirot -- but few readers do!"; Remainder; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Poirot Loses a Client

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Dell Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 001024

ISBN: 0440169844

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers a bit creased, slight shelf war. "Hercule Poirot opened the envelope and read death between the lines. Unfortunately, the terrified message came too late. The lady who had written it was already in her grave, her bizarre will had been approved by law, and the case was officially closed. . . until the greatest detective of them all lifted the lid on a viper's nest of greed, deception, and jealousy. Poirot vowed that this time he would not be too late to stop a brilliant and baffling killer who was about to strike again. . . ."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Postern of Fate

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1980

Edition: Fourteenth Printing

Seller ID: 006345

ISBN: 0553137751

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit curved and creased, corners slightly bumped. A nice copy Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, the engaging detective duo of "N or M?" and of "By the Pricking of my Thumbs", return in their most chilling adventure. It begins with their discovery of an artfully hidden message: Mary Jordan did not die naturally. It was one of us. I think I know which one. The schoolboy who made this accusation had died long ago, but he and the mysterious Mary Jordan had once lived in the Beresfords' charming old house. And Mary had been killed. By whom and why? The solution to... View more info

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Sleeping Murder

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1977

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 001105

ISBN: 0553107062

Condition: Very Good


Spine, covers a bit creased. Slightly shelf-cocked, minor shelf wear. "Many years ago Agatha Christie wrote two novels for posthumous publication: 'Curtain', Hercule Poirot's last case, and 'Sleeping Murder', in which Miss Jane Marple now makes her final appearance. And so this book is a double farewell, first to Dame Agatha, one of the greatest mystery writers of all time, and second to that universally beloved spinster, Miss Jane Marple." "Soon after Gwenda moved into her new home, odd things started to happen. Despite her best efforts to modernise the house, she on... View more info

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Sleeping Murder

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1977

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 005798

ISBN: 0553256785

Condition: Good


Spine slanted and creased, corners bumped, 1/2" tear at back cover. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "Many years ago Agatha Christie wrote two novels for posthumous publication: 'Curtain', Hercule Poirot's last case, and 'Sleeping Murder', in which Miss Jane Marple now makes her final appearance. And so this book is a double farewell, first to Dame Agatha, one of the greatest mystery writers of all time, and second to that universally beloved spinster, Miss Jane Marple." "Soon after Gwenda moved into her new home, odd things started to happen.... View more info

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So Many Steps to Death (Original Title: "Destination Unknown")

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1975

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 001238

ISBN: 0671802941

Condition: Good


Spine & covers creased, some ordinary shelf wear and scuffing, corners bumped, some page corners creased, shelf-cocked. Owner's name on front end paper, strip of tape inside front cover. Lovely red-haired Hilary Craven wanted to die. The sleeping pills were ready on her bedside table, when a knock sounded on the hotel-room door. . . . With that knock, and the entrance of a cheerful, owlish young man, her plans for self-imposed death were dramatically altered. After hearing the strange story of a disappearing scientist, Hilary agreed to take on another woman's identity-and a daring secret... View more info

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So Many Steps to Death (Original title: "Destination Unknown")

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1968

Seller ID: 005432

Condition: Good


Pocket No. 50458, 168 pp. Spine a bit creased, slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear, chipping at base of spine, some soiling and darkening to covers, reading crease, small crease across upper right corners. Some browning but text is clean and unmarked. "Lovely red-haired Hilary Craven wanted to die. The sleeping pills were ready on her bedside table, when a knock sounded on the hotel-room door. . . . With that knock, and the entrance of a cheerful, owlish young man, her plans for self-imposed death were dramatically altered. After hearing the strange story of a disappearing sc... View more info

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Sparkling Cyanide

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, NY, HarperCollins: 1992

Seller ID: 001062

ISBN: 0061003794

Condition: Fine


Slight shelf wear. "Rosemary, that's for remembrance.' Six people are thinking about beautiful Rosemary Barton, who died nearly a year before. There's the loving sister, the long-suffering husband, the devoted secretary, the lovers, and the betrayed wife. None of them can forget Rosemary. But did one of them murder her?"; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Ten Little Indians (also published as And Then There Were None)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1977

Edition: Sixtieth Printing

Seller ID: 005754

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This is a mass market paperback sized book which has been Perma-Bound as a hardback with a glossy pictorial cover. Corners bumped (one chipped). Ex-library with pocket and a couple stamps, and PO name in back. Text is clean and unmarked. "Ten houseguests found themselves trapped on an island -- the prey of a diabolical killer. The first guest was poisoned after dinner. The second just didn't wake up in the morning. When the old general was clubbed to death, they realized that the murderer was one of them. As their number grew smaller with each killing, their terror mounted. ... View more info

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The Body in the Library (A Jane Marple Murder Mystery)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1965

Edition: Thirty-Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 006343

Condition: Very Good


Pocket Books #46496-5. Spine slightly slanted, very minor edgewear and bumping. A nice copy. "'There's a body in the library!' screamed the maid hysterically. Mrs. Bantry didn't believe it, nor did her husband. Until they saw the young girl sprawled across the hearthrug. From the color and shape of her face, it was plain that she had been strangled to death. In a few minutes the police arrived - followed by a prim but strangely tough-minded lady named Miss Marple, who had an amazing talent for solving crimes."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info