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Grievance : A Rugs Carlucci Novel

By: Constantine, K. C.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Mysterious Press: 2000

Edition: Likely Book Club

Seller ID: 001974

ISBN: 0892966483

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Spine a bit slanted, jacket shows slight edge wear. A clean, attractive copy. "Class war writ in blood colors the Rocksburg streets. . . A brutal regimen of down-sizing had shut down steel production and eliminated 2/3 of the factory's workforce-a policy enforced by steel magnate J.D. Lyons. If Lyons accomplished his business objectives, he has since paid the ultimate price. For J.D. Lyons has just been found in the trunk of his Jaguar, bent over a bag of gol... View more info

Blindsight

By: Cook, Robin

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1992

Edition: Likely Book Club

Seller ID: 000044

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine a bit slanted, corners bumped, a few tiny speckles on cover. Text is clean and unmarked.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Mortal Fear

By: Cook, Robin

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1988

Seller ID: 000125

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Likely a Book club edition but with no jacket. Some shelf wear plus one creased page.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Mutation

By: Cook, Robin

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1989

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000126

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Jacket shows a couple small tears and creases.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Dorothy L. Sayers: A Careless Rage for Life

By: Coomes, David

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Oxford, Lion Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003747

ISBN: 0745919227

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


242 pp. plus bibliography, notes author's acknowledgements, index. PO's name on pastedown, light spotting on to edge. A bright, attractive copy. "Known to millions as the creator of Lord Peter Wimsey and the bestselling author of a dozen detective novels, Dorothy Leigh Sayers was in reality a complex woman-moved, she said, by a 'careless rage for life'. The elusive mystery of the real person behind the public figure makes Sayers an attractive choice for the bio... View more info

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The Last Precinct

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $2.85

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Group: 2001

Seller ID: 000013

ISBN: 0425180638

Condition: Good


A Kay Scarpetta novel. Covers and spine are creased. Pages in very good condition. "In a narrow and terrifying escape from the brink of death, Virginia’s chief medical examiner, Dr. Kay Scarpetta, has managed to slip through the hands of serial killer Jean Baptiste Chandonne. Yet even his subsequent capture can’t free her from his chilling influence. Shaken and depressed by his assault, she visits her good friend Anna, a psychiatrist, who feels certain a cha... View more info

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Body of Evidence (Kay Scarpetta Mystery Ser.)

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $4.15

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1992

Seller ID: 000488

ISBN: 0380717018

Condition: Very Good


Spine/covers show a little creasing/corners bumped. Slight shelf wear. 'In Body of Evidence Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta must deal with a deranged killer who stalks and murders a noted historical novelist and then seems to be working back through the novelist's past . . . Scarpetta is much more than a female 'Quincy' and Cornwell is the perfect match for her." (Chicago Tribune); 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Hornet's Nest

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Group: 1998

Seller ID: 000489

ISBN: 042516098x

Condition: Fine


Slight shelf wear. Violence is swarming in Charlotte, and Deputy Chief Virginia West has a mood to match. Another out-of-town businessman has been found murdered, a wise-ass detective has taken her parking slot, and her boss orders her to escort a young reporter (gung ho for the police) on patrol. Patricia Cornwell steps away from Kay Scarpetta with this novel, adding humor to the action, but never loses her sure sense of empathy for the extraordinary and intriguing... View more info

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Cruel and Unusual

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Morrow/Avon: 1994

Seller ID: 000490

ISBN: 0380718340

Condition: Very Good


Slight crease to spine, corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. "Cornwell embroils Kay Scarpetta in a grisly case involving a recently executed murderer whose fingerprints turn up at a new crime scene. . . "; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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From Potter's Field

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Group: 1996

Seller ID: 000491

ISBN: 0425154092

Condition: Very Good


Spine, covers show a little creasing & ordinary shelf wear. "Upon examining a dead woman found in snowbound Central Park, Scarpetta immediately recognizes the grisly work of Temple Brooks Gault, a bold, brilliant killer from her past. Soon she realizes that Gault's murders are but a violent chain leading up to one ultimate kill: Scarpetta herself. Now she must stay her own fears and keep step with a psychopath who is always one step ahead, both everywhere and now... View more info

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Black Notice

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Son's: 1999

Seller ID: 000557

ISBN: 0399145087

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Very slight shelf wear. Jacket is a bit chipped. Likely Book Club edition although not marked as such. "Cornwell delivers a high-stakes Kay Scarpetta novel with an intrigue that will take Kay an ocean's length away from home. The nightmare begins when a cargo ship arriving at Richmond's Deep Water Terminal from Belgium is discovered to be transporting a locked, sealed container holding the decomposed remains of a stowaway. The autopsy performed by Chief Medi... View more info

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From Potter's Field

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Berkley Publishing Group: 1996

Seller ID: 000672

ISBN: 0425154092

Condition: Very Good


Spine/covers show a little creasing, corners bumped. "Upon examining a dead woman found in snowbound Central Park, Scarpetta immediately recognizes the grisly work of Temple Brooks Gault, a bold, brilliant killer from her past. Soon she realizes that Gault's murders are but a violent chain leading up to one ultimate kill: Scarpetta herself. Now she must stay her own fears and keep step with a psychopath who is always one step ahead, both everywhere and nowhere. B... View more info

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Never Kill a Cop

By: Costigan, Lee

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004908

Condition: Good


A paperback original. Pocket Books # 1256. Spine slightly slanted, 1/2" bend/tear at top of spine, minor edgewear. Text slightly yellowed, but clean and unmarked. "Detective Lieutenant Johnny Cristo, Metropolitan Police, is accused of dereliction of duty and contributing to the death of his partner, Sergeant Irving Epstein. The charge is that on the morning Sergeant Epstein was shot at his post, Lieutenant Cristo wasn't there to help him. He was entertai... View more info

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The Dead Darling (Sixth Precinct Series)

By: Craig, Jonathan

Price: $5.25

Publisher: New York, Belmont Tower Books: 1973

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 004992

Condition: Good+


Belmont Towers 50613, 144 pp. Spine a bit creased, slanted, a little edge wear, remainder stamp on top and bottom edges, a little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. 5th in the Sixth Precinct series. "She wore nothing but a mass of ugly bruises and she lay on three kitchen chairs pushed together and her head was in the oven. To go the gas route after a brutal beating was a rotten thing at any age, but for a beautiful girl of not more than n... View more info

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The Toff on Fire

By: Creasey, John

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Lancer Books: 1957

Seller ID: 000509

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased and cocked. Some foxing, bookseller price written on front cover. "The Honourable Richard Rollison -- the Toff to friend and foe alike -- could quite properly be said to be a popular man, in certain circles. However, those circles did not ordinarily include the underworld! There had to be some special reason for the Toff's current popularity, and there was: there seemed to be a contest as to who could murder him first!"; 6¾" - 7¾&... View more info

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Toff and the Deadly Parson, The

By: Creasey, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Lancer Books: 1948

Seller ID: 000705

Condition: Fair


Spine is somewhat creased, shelf-cocked, and mostly detached from the book. Some darkening and foxing, but pages are in very good condition. Price written on front cover. The only date is 1948, but this was definitely printed in the 60s or early 70s. "The Reverend Ronald Kemp came to the East End of London with definite ideas of right and wrong, which was only fitting for a minister of God. However, the people of the East End had a few ideas of their own, and th... View more info

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Theft of Magna Carta, the

By: Creasey, John

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Charles Scibner's Sons: 1973

Edition: Likely First Edition

Seller ID: 000787

ISBN: 0684132656

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Bottom front edge (board/jacket) is a bit chewed up. Otherwise in very good condition. "This is a story of a daring plot to steal one of England's greatest treasures. The Sarum Magna Carta is zealously guarded at Salisbury Cathedral. In this new Roger West novel a band of international art thieves -- English and American -- work out a brilliant and ruthless scheme for penetrating the security measures protecting the priceless document. They succeed in removing Ma... View more info

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Here Comes the Toff

By: Creasey, John

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Lancer Books: 1967

Seller ID: 001249

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit creased, slightly shelf-cocked, corners bumped, slight darkening. Red line drawn across top edge (remainder mark?) and the ink has bled through slightly to top front cover. "The Hon. Richard Rollison -- the Toff to the police and underworld of a dozen countries -- had always considered himself attractive to beautiful women, but when Irma Cardew came back into his life, he could only wonder who was marked as her current victim. The lovely Irma was cha... View more info

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The Inferno

By: Creasey, John

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Leicester, Ulverscroft: 1976

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 005112

ISBN: 0854564063

Condition: Good in Good+ dust jacket


Ex-library with usual markings and stamps. Spine slanted, minor edge wear. Jacket in protective wraps, minor edge wear. Overall, a nice copy of this large print edition. "At first the fires looked like natural disasters. Then they spread to the cities and a ghastly pattern began to emerge. Next came the ultimatum, and with it a terror so paralyzing that the governments of the world were prepared to betray Z5 and everything it stood for. But Palfrey fights on, ... View more info

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Cursed to Death (A Sheriff Dan Rhodes Mystery)

By: Crider, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004538

ISBN: 0802756980

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Some edgewear along bottom, ex-library with usual marks. DJ in protective wraps taped to boards. A bright, attractive copy. "Sheriff Dan Rhodes, of Blacklin County, Texas, is used to bizarre complaints, but they are mostly on the order of a herd of cows loose in the church parking lot, a heavy-metal high-school band rehearsing in a neighbor's back yard, or the holdup man at the Dairy Creem waving a gun and demanding three cheeseburgers and three large orders o... View more info