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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 remember anything about it! Convinced that she will never be at peace till she finds the truth and makes what amends she can, sh... 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, neither did a second victim. Had they knocked on death’s door, or was a more down-to-earth killer at large? Detective Chief I... View more info

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

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $3.75

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1989

Seller ID: 007749

ISBN: 0708842410

Condition: Good


Spine a bit rolled, light reading crease, minor edge wear, covers show a little creasing and rubbing. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid 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, neither did a second victim. Had they knocked on death’... View more info

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

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.44

Publisher: London, Futura Publishing Company, Inc.: 1989

Seller ID: 8680

ISBN: 0708842410

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing, small crease to lower front cover. An attractive copy. ; Tenth in the Inspector George Felse Mystery series. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 222 pages; "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, neither did a second victim. Had they knocked on death’s d... View more info

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The Leper of St. Giles (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #5)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.44

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1988

Edition: 27th Edition; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 007644

ISBN: 044920541X

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, reading crease, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, owner's name inside cover. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Fifth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 199 pages; "Lovely, young, and well-dowried, Iveta de Massard is betrothed to the cruel and greedy Huon de Domville, a man well on in years. Gladly would she give her heart to young Joscelin, a noble squire who would adore her were she wealthy or not. But before Joscelin can save his beloved from this odious marr... View more info

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The Leper of St. Giles (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #5)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, Futura: 1987

Edition: 27th Edition; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 8721

ISBN: 0708825583

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Fifth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 223 pages; "Lovely, young, and well-dowried, Iveta de Massard is betrothed to the cruel and greedy Huon de Domville, a man well on in years. Gladly would she give her heart to young Joscelin, a noble squire who would adore her were she wealthy or not. But before Joscelin can save his beloved from this odious marriage, Huon de Domville is found murdered. And Joscelin is ... View more info

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The Pilgrim of Hate (Brother Cadfael Ser. #10)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1989

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 8687

ISBN: 0449212238

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Tenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; "Who at St. Winifred's feast had a hand in the murder in a distant cathedral town? " The Feast of St. Winifred draws many a hopeful pilgrim to the Abbey. Some, the stricken who seek a miracle, make their way to Brother Cadfael's herbarium for the relief the good Benedictine can give them. Like Ciaran, a youth who has vowed to walk the length o... View more info

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The Pilgrim of Hate [Large Print] (Brother Cadfael Ser. #10)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thorndike, Maine, Thorndike Press: 1999

Edition: Large Print Edition; Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 8752

ISBN: 0786219459

Condition: Good


Ex-library with typical stamps and markings, stiff covers, reinforced spine. 2x1" piece cut out of back panel (library bar code) , minor edge wear. Text clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Tenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; Ex-Library; 7 ¾" X 9 ¾"; 281 pages; "Who at St. Winifred's feast had a hand in the murder in a distant cathedral town? " The Feast of St. Winifred draws many a hopeful pilgrim to the Abbey. Some, the stricken who seek a miracle, make their way to Brother Cadfael's herbarium for the relief the good B... 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 secret research institute, worked on the case of a certain renegade scientist? And hadn't that scientist been born a Slovak? The... View more info

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The Piper on the Mountain [Large Print] (Inspector George Felse Mystery Series #5)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Leicester, Ulverscroft: 1972

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 007762

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Ex-library, pocket on front end paper, glue residue on pastedowns, numerous stamps, stickers, and writing on end papers and pastedowns. Maroon cloth boards with gold lettering, 328 pp. Spine cocked, minor and chipping, some discoloration to leading edge and jacket. Jacket in new Brodart with some edge wear and chipping. Text is clear and unmarked. A good reading copy of this large print edition. "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 secret research i... 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 Cadfael is quickly thrown into a delicate situation. The field was once owned by a local potter named Ruald who had abandoned ... View more info

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

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1991

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 8688

ISBN: 0446400580

Condition: Good+


Spine a bit slanted, corners worn, minor edge wear and rubbing, covers a bit creased, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Seventeenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 217 pages; "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 C... View more info

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The Raven in the Foregate (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #12)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.55

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 8689

ISBN: 0449212254

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, a few pages with small crease in upper corner. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Twelfth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 197 pages; "When the beloved Father Adam dies, Abbot Radulfus recommends the young priest Ailnoth for the parish of Holy Cross, known as the Foregate. Ailnoth has much to recommend him, but his zeal and lack of pity quickly alienate him from his flock. So much so that no one is truly sorry when his body is discovered in the mi... View more info

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The Raven in the Foregate (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #12)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1990

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 8740

ISBN: 0449212254

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Twelfth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 197 pages; "When the beloved Father Adam dies, Abbot Radulfus recommends the young priest Ailnoth for the parish of Holy Cross, known as the Foregate. Ailnoth has much to recommend him, but his zeal and lack of pity quickly alienate him from his flock. So much so that no one is truly sorry when his body is discovered in the millpond on Christmas morni... 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 his duty: he will be murdered, and the rose tree destroyed. More mysteriously, Judith Berle will simply vanish - four days b... View more info

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The Rose Rent (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #13)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $2.95

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 8742

ISBN: 0708836100

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. Front cover has cuts and scrapes to bottom right third, a couple extending through to the title page. Minor wear otherwise, text is clean and unmarked. ; Thirteenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 190 pages; "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 his duty: he will be murdered,... 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 Brother Cadfiel, herbalist and amateur detective, learns that Liliwin's accusers want to hang him for a crime he swears he never... View more info

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The Sanctuary Sparrow (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #7)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1989

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 8690

ISBN: 0449206130

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, the number '7' written on spine and front end paper. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Seventh in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 214 pages; "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... View more info

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The Summer of the Danes (Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #18)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1992

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 8691

ISBN: 0446400181

Condition: Good+


Spine slightly slanted, a bit creased, corners creased, minor edge wear and chipping, , dates written on front end paper. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; Eighteenth in the Brother Cadfael medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 245 pages; "In April 1144 Brother Cadfael leaves his monastery once more, this time in the company of Heledd, a young woman desperate to escape from an arranged marriage, and the youthful Brother Mark, who is representing the bishop on a mission of church diplomacy. Cadfael does not foresee troub... View more info

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The Virgin in the Ice Brother Cadfael Mystery Series #6)

By: Peters, Ellis

Price: $2.75

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1986

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 8743

ISBN: 0708825834

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. A number of pages have the bottom corner chewed up. Minor wear elsewhere, text is clean and unmarked. ; Sixth in the Brother Cadfael Medieval mystery series. ; Brother Cadfael; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 220 pages; "Winter, 1139: Brother Cadfael's tranquil life in the monastery gardens at Shrewsbury is once again interrupted by violent, mysterious happenings. Raging civil war has sent many refugees fleeing north from Worcester, among them two orphans of a great family and their companion, a nun. But they seem to have disappeared somewhere in the wild winter landsc... View more info