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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 mai... View more info

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The Piper on the Mountain (Inspector George Felse Mystery Series #5)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1966

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001779

Condition: Poor in Good dust jacket


Reading copy. Ex-library with usual markings, shelf-cocked, significant edge wear, chipping, esp. to top/bottom of spine. Shaken, with cover detached from backstrip. Some staining to margins. Jacket is enclosed in protective wraps and taped to boards, some creasing, edge wear, chipping. "A solitary climber fell to his death from a mountain in Slovakia. Accident, said the local police, the British authorities. But - hadn't the dead man, an official of a highly sec... 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 cre... View more info

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The Knocker on Death's Door (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 10)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Seller ID: 002476

ISBN: 0446400165

Condition: Very Good+


Reading crease along front of spine, slight bumping/edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. An Inspector George Felse Mystery. "The knocker hung on a very special door—oak, heavy, with a late-Gothic arch, and apparently a late-Gothic curse. Then the door was moved from an old house, once an abbey, to the village church. Legend held that sinners who seized the knocker had their hands burned by the cold iron. But Gerry Bracewell didn’t die of burns, nei... View more info

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Rainbow's End (Inspector George Felse Mystery Ser., Vol. 13)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.25

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 002477

ISBN: 0446400173

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit creased and slanted, corners bumped. An attractive copy. "In a whirlwind of activity, wealthy newcomer Arthur Rainbow extravagantly refurbishes the Manor House, joins the Golf Club, Angling Society and Arts Council-and, in a ruthless coup, dislodges the old church organist to take over the position himself. Rainbow was becoming a veritable curse on the sleepy village of Middlehope-until someone pushed him off St. Eata's church tower!"; 16mo - over... View more info

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The Potter's Field (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #17)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $9.80

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1990

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002492

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Spine somewhat slanted, some edgewear/bumping. DJ has some edgewear/bumping and a 5/16 in. tear at top edge of spine. A bright, attractive copy. "Once again, the gentle monk is forced to leave the tranquillity of his herb garden and use his knowledge of human nature to solve a murder—this one frighteningly close to home. When a newly plowed field recently given to the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul yields the body of a young woman, Brother Ca... View more info

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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 ag... View more info

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Monk's Hood (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #3)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 002501

ISBN: 0449206998

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a little yellowing. Initials and date on copyright page. A bright, attractive copy. Third in the Brother Cadfael series. "Gervase Bonel, with his wife and servants, is a guest at the Shrewsbury Abbey of St. Peter and St. Paul when he is suddenly taken ill. Brother Cadfael hurries to the man's bedside, only to be confronted by two very different surprises. In Master Bonel's wife, the good mo... 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 kn... 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 P... View more info

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The Devil's Novice (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series 8)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 004946

ISBN: 0688032478

Condition: Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted, corners slightly bumped, a little edgewear. Ex-library with stamps on edges and half-title page, front free end paper removed. Dampstain on last few pages causing a little crinkling, otherwise text is bright and unmarked. DJ in protective wraps glued to pastedowns with label on base of spine and slight edgewear. Eighth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "Who murdered the young priest at the edge of the forest?" ... View more info

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The Sanctuary Sparrow (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #7)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1983

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005023

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Spine very slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Jacket has just a bit of edge wear. An attractive copy. Seventh in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "Who is terrorizing the goldsmith's household with robbery, assault, and murder?" "When Liliwin, a poor birdlike young minstrel, reaches the monastery of St. Peter and St. Paul only a few steps ahead of a wildly angry mob, the brothers offer him forty days' sanctuary. Then Bro... 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 monaste... View more info

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The House of Green Turf (An Inspector George Felse Mystery #8)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006725

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


191 pp. Book has been rebound in sturdy green library binding with red design on boards. Ex-library with usual stamps and pocket. Spine somewhat slanted, spot on lower edge of text. Overall, a nice copy. This is the 8th Inspector George Felse mystery. "When world-renowned singer Maggie Tressider is in a life-threatening car accident, she wakes up with the haunting belief that at some point in her past she has done someone a fatal wrong - but she can't reme... 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, ... View more info

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The Rose Rent (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #13)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.35

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1988

Seller ID: 007415

ISBN: 0449214958

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased and slanted, a little edge wear and cover creasing. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Thirteenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "Wealthy young widow Judith Perle rents her house to the Abbey at Shrewsbury for the price of a single rose per year, cut from a bush that grows beside the house. For three years the delivery has been made by Brother Eluric. But this year, he will not live to discharge... View more info

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

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.80

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1994

Edition: Fifteenth Printing

Seller ID: 007416

ISBN: 0446400157

Condition: Very Good


Slight spine slant, slight edge wear and rubbing, binding fairly tight. An 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... View more info

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One Corpse Too Many (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #2)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1994

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 007418

ISBN: 0446400513

Condition: Good


Spine a bit creased and slanted, minor edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. A nice copy. Second in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "Who killed the young man on the day of the great siege?" "The year is 1138. King Stephen and his cousin the Empress Maud are caught in a bitter struggle for the British crown. When Stephen finally captures the castle of Shrewsbury, one of Maud's few remaining hold-outs, his victory is a bloody o... 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 a... View more info

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St. Peter's Fair (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #4)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1989

Seller ID: 007642

ISBN: 0449213544

Condition: Good


Spine a bit creased, rolled, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, a couple pages with upper corners creased. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Fourth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. "St. Peter's Fair is a grand, festive event, attracting merchants from across England and beyond. There is a pause in the civil war racking the country in the summer of 1139, and the fair promises to bring some much-needed gaiet... View more info