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A Caribbean Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries Ser.)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Signet: 2000

Seller ID: 001596

ISBN: 0451199928

Condition: Good+


Front cover has a crease in center, starting at bottom edge extending half-way up cover. Corners bumped, front cover bowed out, text clean and bright. "'Would you like to see a picture of a murderer?' So asks a stranger of Miss Jane Marple while she is vacationing on luxurious St. Honore. Before she has a chance to answer, the mystery man vanishes, only to be found dead the following day. Now Miss Marple is asking the questions: What happened to the curious photo? Why is the hotelier prone to nightmares? Why doesn't the most-talked-about guest, a reclusive millionaire, ever leave... View more info

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A Murder is Announced

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1951

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Seller ID: 004199

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly slanted, minor bumping. A clean, attractive copy. "'I really am having the most wonderful birthday,' said Miss Bunner. The party broke up with renewed thanks to the hostess. 'Enjoy yourself, Bunny?' asked Miss Blacklock. 'Oh, I did. But I've got a terrible headache.' 'It's the cake,' said Patrick. 'I feel a bit livery myself.' 'I'll go lie down, I think,' said Miss Bunner. 'I'll take a couple of aspirin and try and have a nice sleep." Miss Bunner had a very nice sleep indeed. She never woke up again!'"; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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A Pocket Full of Rye

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Pocket Books: 1980

Edition: Fifteenth Printing

Seller ID: 001235

ISBN: 0671434624

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers a bit creased, corners bumped, minor shelf wear, slightly shelf-cocked. The murdered man's widow was a beauty. She'd never lack for men, Jane Marple observed. Was that what made her smile through her tears-or was it her late husband's money?; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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An Overdose of Death (originally The Patriotic Murders)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1975

Seller ID: 005696

Condition: Good


Dell #6780. Spine slightly slanted, edgewear, corners slightly bumped, worn at spine ends. Text starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked. "They were out after Alistair Blunt, the magnate in the shadows who said yes or no to governments, the Prime Minister's financial prop -- and a man who at the moment was defenseless in his dentist's chair. They missed Blunt and shot the dentist instead. Then came a bomb in Blunt's mail and a sniper in his garden. Racing against time and the snowballing strength of a terrible conspiracy, Hercule Poirot is summoned to keep the one man aliv... View more info

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

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1991

Edition: 27th Edition; Twenty-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 8606

ISBN: 0425129586

Condition: Very Good-


Spine a bit slanted, corners chipped, minor edge wear and rubbing. A nice copy. ; Also published as Ten Little Indians. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 204 pages; "Perhaps the greatest mystery novel of all time, 'And Then There Were None' is Agatha Christie's acclaimed masterpiece of murder and suspense. Ten strangers are gathered together on an isolated island by a mysterious host. One by one, the guests share the darkest secrets of their wicked pasts. And one by one, they die. . . " View more info

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At Bertram's Hotel

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.65

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1967

Seller ID: 005807

Condition: Good


Spine slanted, covers a bit creased and scuffed, corners bumped, minor edge wear, reading crease. Some browning but text is clean and unmarked. "Bertram's Hotel has been there a long time -- dignified, unostentatious, and quietly expensive. . . . Bertram's, in fact, is the very height of respectability. Is it a little bit too good to be true? That is what Miss Jane Marple soon begins to wonder . . . . Miss Marple, as is well known, always suspects the worst -- and, she claims, she is usually right. It is Miss Marple's destiny to stumble across violence and mystery. Her brief Londo... View more info

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Black Coffee: A Hercule Poirot Novel

By: Christie, Agatha; Osborne, Charles

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1999

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Paperback printing

Seller ID: 8475

ISBN: 0312970072

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear, store sticker on back cover. A fairly tight, attractive copy. ; While not stated, the print here is larger than normal. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 290 pages; "Created in 1930 as a stage play and faithfully adapted by Charles Osborne, Black Coffee brings back beloved detective Hercule Poirot to exercise his 'little grey cells' one more deliciously deductive time: An urgent call from physicist Sir Claud Amory sends famed detective Hercule Poirot rushing from London to a sprawling country estate. Sir Claud fears a member of his own household wan... View more info

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By the Pricking of My Thumbs

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books:

Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 004334

Condition: Very Good+


Minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. "There was nothing remarkable about Mrs. Lancaster's departure from the Sunny Ridge establishment for elderly ladies. Except for the painting she left behind - and a single, disturbing question that echoed in Tuppence Beresford's mind. . . Tommy and Tuppence Beresford never looked for danger, but it always found them nonetheless. How could they know that a dreadful secret from the past was all too murderously alive?"; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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By the Pricking of My Thumbs

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1969

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Pocket printing

Seller ID: 8499

Condition: Good+


Spine a bit slanted, creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, store stamp on first page. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 208 pages; "There was nothing remarkable about Mrs. Lancaster's departure from the Sunny Ridge establishment for elderly ladies. Except for the painting she left behind - and a single, disturbing question that echoed in Tuppence Beresford's mind. . . Tommy and Tuppence Beresford never looked for danger, but it always found them nonetheless. How could they know that a dreadful secret from the past ... View more info

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Cards on the Table

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Dell Publishing: 1977

Edition: New Dell Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8391

ISBN: 0440110521

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, minor edge wear, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A fairly tight, attractive copy. ; Spine/covers a bit creased, slight darkening, corners bumped. Slightly shelf-cocked, minor shelf wear. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 190 pages; The dinner party was the most diabolical evening ever planned-complete with a scheming host and a menu of menace. Poirot was told beforehand that each of the invited guests was a murderer who had successfully escaped detection-and the occasion promised proof that committing the perfect crime paid. Then, at the height of the fiendish fun,... View more info

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Cat Among the Pigeons

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Berkley Books: 2005

Edition: 27th Edition; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8434

ISBN: 0425205967

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear. A nice copy. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 352 pages; "Welcome to Meadowbank, an exclusive institution for privileged young ladies. A fine lot. A dangerous one, too. First, a tyrannical teacher is found shotto death in the pavilion. Then, an illustrious headmistress bites the dust, making it clear that someone has set out to scratch Meadowbank's respectable veneer. And who better than Hercule Poirot - a detective schooled in crime - to declaw the killer? " View more info

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Come, Tell Me How You Live

By: Mallowan, Agatha Christie

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1974

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007654

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Brown cloth, gold lettering, 192 pp, 8 pp of b/w photos. Spine cocked, corners bumped, slight edge wear. interior bright and clean. Jacket has a little edge wear and some darkening to the flaps. An attractive copy. "For many years before World War II, Agatha Christie accompanied her archaeologist husband, Sir Max Mallowan, on his expeditions in Iraq and Syria. Here, in a most unusual kind of travel book, she has written an informal and witty description of how you lived when digging up the past in the Middle East. " "Join the great mystery writer as she boards the Orient E... View more info

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Crooked House

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Pocket Books: 1982

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 001229

ISBN: 0671418459

Condition: Very Good


Spine/covers slightly creased, corners bumped/chipped, slightly shelf-cocked. The rich old man was dead. Who in his sumptuous household had poisoned him? His young wife-now richer than ever and fancy free? His sons-now cut off without a shilling? His granddaughters-now very likely to come into an inheritance? Or his grandchildren's manly tutor? (Now wouldn't it be lovely-and lucrative-to comfort the beautiful young widow!; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Crooked House

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1949

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 002433

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine sunned and slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, darkening along edges and inside covers. Still fairly tight. A Red Badge Mystery. "The rich old man was dead. Who in his sumptuous household had poisoned him? His young wife-now richer than ever and fancy free? His sons-now cut off without a shilling? His granddaughters-now very likely to come into an inheritance? Or his grandchildren's manly tutor? (Now wouldn't it be lovely-and lucrative-to comfort the beautiful young widow!"; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Curtain

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1975

Seller ID: 000130

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Covers are bowed out somewhat. First few pages are creased and there's a section of 25 pp dented at the top middle. In Hercule Poirot's last case, "all the familiar Christie devices-superbly drawn oddballs and ends, distracting clues, false conclusions, private moralizing-are here."; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Curtain

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.70

Publisher: New York, NY, Pocket Books: 1976

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 002035

ISBN: 067180720X

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers somewhat creased, slight spine slant, corners bumped, some edge wear, rubbing. A clean, tight copy. In Hercule Poirot's last case, "all the familiar Christie devices-superbly drawn oddballs and ends, distracting clues, false conclusions, private moralizing-are here."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Dead Man's Folly (A Hercule Poirot mystery)

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1966

Edition: Australian Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 006765

Condition: Good


PAn Books #X468. Spine curved and somewhat creased. 3/4" tear at ends of spine, corners a little chipped, covers lightly soiled. A little dampstaining and yellowing, but text is clean and unmarked. A fête at a country house in Devon, and the well-known thriller-writer Ariadne Oliver has organized a Treasure Hunt with a difference - a Murder Hunt. But Mrs. Oliver feels, unaccountably, that all is not well, and she calls in that celebrated detective M. Hercule Poirot, ostensibly to give away the prizes. And her fears are justified when the 'body' is found - this corpse is very dead.&... View more info

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Death on the Nile

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1981

Edition: Twenty-Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 000919

ISBN: 0553237764

Condition: Very Good+


Slight shelf wear. Some darkening inside covers, some foxing. "Every woman on the ship envied her cool, blonde beauty, her obvious newlywedded happiness. The men on board agreed she was alarmingly attractive but were equally impressed by her vast fortune and her sharp eye for business details. Only Hercule Poirot saw her for what she really was . . . an irresistible incentive to murder."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Death on the Nile

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1976

Edition: Sixteenth Printing

Seller ID: 001021

ISBN: 055310022X

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers somewhat creased. Shelf-cocked. Minor shelf wear. "Every woman on the ship envied her cool, blonde beauty, her obvious newlywedded happiness. The men on board agreed she was alarmingly attractive but were equally impressed by her vast fortune and her sharp eye for business details. Only Hercule Poirot saw her for what she really was . . . an irresistible incentive to murder."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Endless Night

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005437

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Corners bumped, a little edge wear, small dark area on front board, binding fairly tight. Jacket has minor edge wear, some darkening, spine is sunned. A nice copy. "The site of the house called The Towers had once been known as Gipsy's Acre. When it was sold, Michael Rogers went to the auction, though he hadn't any money. His dream was of a new house on the old site, to be built by his brilliant young architect friend. It was at Gipsy's Acre that Michael first saw the girl he was to marry. The account of Michael's courting of Ellie, their growing attraction for each other, is the s... View more info