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A Morbid Taste For Bones (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #1)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Canada, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 002499

ISBN: 0449207005

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, a little yellowing. Initials and date on copyright page. A bright, attractive copy. Brother Cadfael's first case. "Why was the Welshman killed-for his daughter's hand in marriage. . . or for a saint's bones?" "Cadfael finds himself on a mission to his Welsh homeland . . . to help obtain the bones of Saint Winifred. . . The Welsh villagers are loath to part with the relics, but before an agreement can be reached, the one villager most outspoken in his dissent is found murdered. "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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A Morbid Taste For Bones (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #1)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 004945

ISBN: 0688033741

Condition: Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Ex-library with stamps on edges and title page, pocket on back end paper, glue residue on both pastedowns and front end paper. Spine slanted and cracked at pp 70-71, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Text is clean and unmarked. Jacket has glue residue inside both flaps, resulting in 3" blotch to edge of front flap. A little rubbing and edge wear, but artwork is in very good condition. Brother Cadfael's first case by noted author Edith Pargeter, writing as Ellis Peters. "Why was the Welshman killed-for his daughter's hand in marriage. . . or for a saint's bones?" "Cadf... View more info

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A Nice Derangement of Epitaphs (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 4)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.85

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8686

ISBN: 0446400696

Condition: Good+


Spine a bit slanted, creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, reading crease. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Fourth in the Inspector George Felse Mystery series. ; Inspector George Felse; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 196 pages; "‘Shed here no tears. No Saint could die/ More Blessed and Comforted than I. ’ So read the epitaph composed by Morwenna Treverra centuries ago as she followed her beloved husband, Jan, into death. The couple have been together ever since, models of pious content. . . . But when curious scholars open Jan Tr... View more info

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A Nice Derangement of Epitaphs (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 4)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Seller ID: 006920

ISBN: 0446400696

Condition: Good


Ex-library with a label taped at base of spine and a mad stamper loose on the front end paper, no other stamps. Spine creased and slanted, corners bumped, moderate edge wear. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. An Inspector George Felse Mystery. "‘Shed here no tears. No Saint could die/ More Blessed and Comforted than I.’ So read the epitaph composed by Morwenna Treverra centuries ago as she followed her beloved husband, Jan, into death. The couple have been together ever since, models of pious content. . . .but when curious scholars open Jan ... View more info

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A Rare Benedictine (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #21)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 004830

ISBN: 0892963972

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted, a little wear at back flap, small PO sticker inside. A beautiful oversize copy with exquisite illustrations. Twenty-first in the Brother Cadfael series. "Herein, with a Christmas story, a tale of robbery and attempted murder, and a narrative of Brother Cadfael's early years, the Chronicles continue. Although Cadfael has appeared in 15 novel-length Chronicles to date, the story of his entry into the monastery at Shrewsbury has been known hitherto only to a few readers. Now his myriad fans can discover the chain of events that led him into the Benedictine O... View more info

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A Rare Benedictine (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #21)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005506

ISBN: 0892963972

Condition: Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted, sunning on front board and bottom edge; DJ has slight edgewear. Text is clean and bright with exquisite illustrations. Twenty-first in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "Herein, with a Christmas story, a tale of robbery and attempted murder, and a narrative of Brother Cadfael's early years, the Chronicles continue. Although Cadfael has appeared in 15 novel-length Chronicles to date, the story of his entry into the monastery at Shrewsbury has been known hitherto only to a few readers. Now his myriad fans can discover the chain of events that le... View more info

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A Rare Benedictine (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #21)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1991

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 8741

ISBN: 0446400882

Condition: Very Good+


Corners bumped, a little edge wear, slight reading crease. An attractive copy. ; Twenty-first in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 150 pages; "Herein, with a Christmas story, a tale of robbery and attempted murder, and a narrative of Brother Cadfael's early years, the Chronicles continue. Although Cadfael has appeared in 15 novel-length Chronicles to date, the story of his entry into the monastery at Shrewsbury has been known hitherto only to a few readers. Now his myriad fans can discover the chain of events that led him into the Benedictine... View more info

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An Excellent Mystery (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #11)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1997

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 007740

ISBN: 0446405329

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased and rolled, a little edge wear and rubbing, some writing inside cover. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Eleventh in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; "Their own abbey in Winchester burned to the ground, Brothers Humilis and Fidelis come to Brother Cadfael's abbey seeking refuge. Before his tonsure, Humilis was a brave Crusader, and received a dreadful wound fighting to save Jerusalem. His long ride has caused the wound to open anew. Meanwhile Nicholas Harnage, Humilis'... View more info

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An Excellent Mystery (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #11)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.80

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8677

ISBN: 0449212246

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, '11' written on spine. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; Eleventh in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 219 pages; "Their own abbey in Winchester burned to the ground, Brothers Humilis and Fidelis come to Brother Cadfael's abbey seeking refuge. Before his tonsure, Humilis was a brave Crusader, and received a dreadful wound fighting to save Jerusalem. His long ride has caused the wound to open anew. Meanwhile Nicholas Harnage, Humilis's former... View more info

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Black is the Colour of My True Love's Heart (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 6)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Mysterious Press printing

Seller ID: 8770

ISBN: 0446400726

Condition: Good+


Spine slanted, slightly creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Sixth in the Inspector George Felse mystery series. ; Inspector George Felse; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 201 pages; "'Black, black, black is the colour of my true-love's heart! / His tongue is like a poisoned dart, / The coldest eyes and the lewdest hands. . . ' " The brilliantly talented singer Liri Palmer is obviously sending a message to someone in the audience at the folk music seminar. Various musicians and students are gather... View more info

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Brother Cadfael's Penance (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #20)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.44

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1996

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 8751

ISBN: 0446404535

Condition: Good+


Corners bumped, some edge wear and rubbing, reading crease. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Twentieth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 255 pages; "A November filled with golden sunshine seemed a gentle ending to this year 1145, although England remained torn between Empress Maud and those who pledged allegiance to her cousin, Stephen. Yet for Brother Cadfael, this sweet autumn would bring a bitter harvest: a sudden, wrenching break with his life, an urgent search for a hostage of war, and a hun... View more info

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Brother Cadfael's Penance (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #20)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007419

ISBN: 0892965991

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black over blue boards, gold lettering, 292 pp. Spine slightly cocked, front board bowed out slightly, binding tight, jacket has a little edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. Twentieth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "A November filled with golden sunshine seemed a gentle ending to this year 1145, although England remained torn between Empress Maud and those who pledged allegiance to her cousin, Stephen. Yet for Brother Cadfael, this sweet autumn would bring a bitter harvest: a sudden, wrenching break with his life, an urgent search for a hostage of war, and a hun... View more info

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Brother Cadfael's Penance (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #20)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8671

ISBN: 0446404535

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; Twentieth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 255 pages; "A November filled with golden sunshine seemed a gentle ending to this year 1145, although England remained torn between Empress Maud and those who pledged allegiance to her cousin, Stephen. Yet for Brother Cadfael, this sweet autumn would bring a bitter harvest: a sudden, wrenching break with his life, an urgent search for a hostage of war, and a hunt for a murderer. View more info

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City of Gold and Shadows (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser. , Vol. 12)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $7.75

Publisher: London, Headline: 1989

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8771

ISBN: 074723227X

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, stamp on front end paper. Light tanning with a couple corners creased but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Twelfth in the Inspector George Felse Mystery series. ; Inspector George Felse; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 248 pages; When Alan Morris disappears, his great-niece Charlotte regrets never having got to know her archaeologist great-uncle better. And, in an attempt to remedy that deficiency, she goes to visit the Roman site of Aurae Phiala, on the Welsh border, that he had spent so much time investigating. "When she ... View more info

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Dead Man's Ransom (Brother Cadfael Series #9)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: 27th Edition; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8540

ISBN: 0449208192

Condition: Good


Slight spine slant, some edge wear and rubbing. A number of pin prick holes towards the bottom of the front cover, perhaps from staples. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Good reading copy. ; Ninth in the Brother Cadfael series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 212 pages; "The civil war between King Stephen and Empress Maud is raging, and in the fierce Battle of Lincoln, Gilbert Pretcote, sheriff of Shropshire, is taken prisoner. But his captors have also lost a man of value - headstrong young Elis ap Cynan is delivered to the good monks of Shrewsbury after ... View more info

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Dead Man's Ransom (Brother Cadfael Series #9)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Paperback printing

Seller ID: 8672

ISBN: 0449208192

Condition: Good+


Corners chipped, a little edge wear, some scuffing to front cover. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Overall, a nice copy. ; Ninth in the Brother Cadfael series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 212 pages; "The civil war between King Stephen and Empress Maud is raging, and in the fierce Battle of Lincoln, Gilbert Pretcote, sheriff of Shropshire, is taken prisoner. But his captors have also lost a man of value - headstrong young Elis ap Cynan is delivered to the good monks of Shrewsbury after he's found almost drowned in a nearby stream. "A trade of... View more info

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Fallen Into the Pit (Inspector George Felse Series #1)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1994

Edition: 1st American Printing

Seller ID: 8754

ISBN: 0892965193

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black cloth over lavender boards, gold lettering, 324 pp. Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Jacket shows slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; First in the Inspector George Felse mystery series. ; Inspector George Felse; 7 ¾" X 9 ¾"; 324 pages; "A classics master who fought with the Resistance, Chad Wedderburn came home to Comerford to teach school. Ironically, when the peace of the little village is shattered by the murder of a former German prisoner of war, it is the peaceful Wedderburn who becomes the primary suspect. "Police Sergeant George ... View more info

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Flight of a Witch (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 3)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1991

Seller ID: 001780

ISBN: 0892964049

Condition: Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-library with markings to spine and residue on ffep (likely from pocket). Corners slightly bumped, slight spine slant, likely remainder mark on bottom edge. A couple pages creased on bottom edge. Jacket is in protective wraps with minor edge wear. Overall, a bright, attractive copy. Annet Beck's beauty worries her parents so much that they guard her as closely as a prisoner. . . until the rainy Thursday when she disappears. Annet is last seen vanishing over the crest of Hallowmount, a hill in the remote Welsh Country believed to be the domain of witches. Five days later she mysteriously... View more info

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Flight of a Witch (Inspector George Felse Series #3)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $10.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1991

Seller ID: 001426

ISBN: 0892964049

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Corners slightly bumped, jacket shows slight edge wear. "18-year-old Annet Beck has a haunting, innocent beauty few can forget. There isn't a man in her small Shropshire village who hasn't once fallen in love with her. Small wonder her aged parents keep their only daughter on a short leash, screening her escorts to the local dances and encouraging her interest in singing with the church choir. One ordinary Thursday, just before teatime, Annet goes out to mail a letter . . . and doesn't return. Tom Kenyon, a young schoolmaster who boards with the Becks,saw her disappear over the Ha... View more info

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Flight of a Witch (Inspector George Felse Series #3)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Seller ID: 8678

ISBN: 0446401463

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, slight reading crease, a little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Inspector George Felse; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 232 pages; "18-year-old Annet Beck has a haunting, innocent beauty few can forget. There isn't a man in her small Shropshire village who hasn't once fallen in love with her. Small wonder her aged parents keep their only daughter on a short leash, screening her escorts to the local dances and encouraging her interest in singing with the church choir. One ordinary Thursday, just before teatime, Annet ... View more info