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A Very Quiet Place

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003841

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


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 blind... View more info

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Ashes of Loda

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 003831

ISBN: 0060804300

Condition: 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 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Counterstroke

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003832

ISBN: 0140052704

Condition: 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... View more info

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Counterstroke

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003833

ISBN: 0140052704

Condition: 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."; ... View more info

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Death and the Sky Above

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1973

Seller ID: 006411

ISBN: 0330234587

Condition: 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."; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Hero for Leanda

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 003838

ISBN: 0060804297

Condition: 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 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Hero for Leanda

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003839

ISBN: 0060804297

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Hide and go Seek

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1966

Seller ID: 002287

Condition: 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 p... View more info

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Home to Roost

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1978

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003828

ISBN: 0140047417

Condition: 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 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Home to Roost

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1978

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003829

ISBN: 0140047417

Condition: 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 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Murder Through the Looking Glass

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 003835

ISBN: 0060804491

Condition: 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."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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No Tears for Hilda

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 003836

ISBN: 0060804416

Condition: 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?"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Cuckoo Line Affair

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1953

Seller ID: 003840

Condition: 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 . . . "; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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The Cuckoo Line Affair

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, Perennial Library: 1978

Seller ID: 006399

ISBN: 0060804513

Condition: 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 . . . "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Far Sands

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $3.85

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 003834

ISBN: 0060804424

Condition: 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?"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Far Sands

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 004230

ISBN: 0060804424

Condition: 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?"; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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The Riddle of Samson

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1978

Seller ID: 006400

ISBN: 0060804505

Condition: 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...."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info