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Dover and the Claret Tappers

By: Porter, Joyce

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont, Foul Play Press: 1992

Seller ID: 005461

ISBN: 0881502456

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, corners bumped including some pages, a little edge wear, light reading crease, crease across top corner of front cover leaving the first 30 pages with a small corner crease. Text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Ninth in the Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover series. "Fans of Scotland Yard's least competent detective take note: here for the first time in paperback in the United States is a surprising departure from the series - and the first to depart is none other than Dover himself. When the doubtful detective suddenly vanishes from Scotland Yar... View more info

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Dover One

By: Porter, Joyce

Price: $4.75

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1966

Seller ID: 005458

Condition: Good


Pan X534, 206 pp. Spine a bit creased, slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear mostly along spine, a little darkening, front cover has a price sticker from a Danish bookstore. Pages browned but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "Dover One" is not only the first in the Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover series, it was Joyce Porter's first publshed book. "Dover is Chief Inspector, moody, lazy, dyspeptic. In company with his Sergeant, a keen boy and a slick dresser, he investigates the disappearance of a sixteen-stone teenage nymphomaniac….The general tone is bawdy, , a... View more info

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Dover Strikes Again

By: Porter, Joyce

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont, Foul Play Press: 1991

Seller ID: 005459

ISBN: 0881502111

Condition: Very Good-


4" Crease across bottom right corner, corners bumped, light reading crease, a little edge wear including a 1" crease at middle of leading edge. Text is bright and unmarked. Sixth in the Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover series. "Sully Martin had probably been a picturesque English village before the earthquake nearly destroyed it. And construction tycoon Walter Chantry might have been taken for another of the many casualties if it hadn't come out that he had been strangled. This time Dover is in for much more than his usual share of bother. For a start, the town's only hotel... View more info

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Dover Two

By: Porter, Joyce

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Greenwich, Conn, Fawcett Crest: 1968

Seller ID: 005457

Condition: Good


Fawcett Crest d1103, 176 pp. Spine somewhat creased, a bit slanted, corners bumped, some edge wear and a little chipping, some darkening and rubbing, a couple creases to top edge of front cover. Pages slightly browned but text is clean and unmarked. Second in the series featuring Chief Inspector Wilfred Dove, following "Dover One". "Detective Inspector Wilfred Dover, faced with the fantastic puzzle of the double murder of a single girl, once again proves himself to be the most original and intriguing sleuth to come along in years. In the macabre chiller, Dover, who is und... View more info

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It's Murder with Dover

By: Porter, Joyce

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Woodstock, Vermont, Foul Play Press: 1992

Seller ID: 005460

ISBN: 0881502332

Condition: Very Good


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, and sunned, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a bit of spotting on leading edge. Text is bright and unmarked. An attractive copy. Eighth in the Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover series. "This time, Scotland Yard sends Detective Chief Inspector Dover and his woeful assistant MacGregor off on the Stately Home circuit to look into murder. Since Lord Crouch, master of Beltour, can hardly make ends meet despite the hoards of tourists visiting the manor, his hospitality is meager - though his vegetarian sister, Lady Priscilla, would love to cook for Dover. ... View more info