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Champagne for One

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1968

Edition: 2nd Bantam Printing

Seller ID: 8702

Condition: Good+


Spine slanted, creased, a little edge wear, reading crease, some creasing and soiling to covers. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. ; Bantam F3581, 152 pp, printed in Canada. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 152 pages; "Mrs. Robilotti was a BILLIONAIRE! Yeah, that's what I said. Billion. She had hired Wolfe's brains and my legs - which is the way Wolfe likes to think about it - once before, when her emeralds turned up missin... View more info

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Champagne for One

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1960

Edition: 1st Bantam printing

Seller ID: 8701

Condition: Good


Scuffing along spine, some edge wear, reading crease, some creasing and scuffing to covers, raw patch in upper left corner where price sticker was removed. Slight tanning but text is clean and unmarked, glue is fine but a little discolored at top and base of spine. Overall, a solid copy of this older paperback. ; Bantam A2023, 153 pp, price marked 35 cents. Uncommon copy of the first paperback printing, 1960. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 153 pages; "Mrs. Robil... View more info

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Curtains for Three

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 005269

ISBN: 0553025139

Condition: Very Good+


Corners bumped, slight edge wear and reading crease, binding fairly tight. A little yellowing. An attractive copy. "A murder weapon that wouldn't lie down and stay put. . . an opera star who could only whisper. . . A posse on horseback chasing a killer through New York's Central Park. . . A desperate girl with so many aliases she'd almost forgotten who she really was. A stellar triple bill of mayhem and mystery by the great Rex Stout, containing: 'The Gun With W... View more info

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Death of a Doxy

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.35

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002630

ISBN: 0553276069

Condition: Good+


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear. A nice copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; "Orrie Cather, one of Nero Wolfe's occasional employees, is in jail, suspected of murdering a lovely young thing. The lovely young thing has been the well-kept possession of a certain wealthy and influential man who has reasons for not wishing his name dragged into the case. " The wealthy man offers to share his wealth with Nero - providing Nero wil... View more info

Death of a Doxy

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1966

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 006862

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Black boards with orange lettering, 186 pp. Spine slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear, some dampstaining to boards and top edge, price written on front end paper. Interior is clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, spine sunned, some edge wear and soiling, 1 1/2" chip gone from base of spine, 1" triangular chip from bottom edge at center of front panel, some minor chipping along top edge and at center of spine. Overall a nice reading copy. ; 7¾" -... View more info

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Death of a Doxy

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.44

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1967

Edition: Twentieth Edition; 1st Bantam printing

Seller ID: 8342

Condition: Very Good


Bantam F3476, first paperback printing. Slight spine crease, light reading crease, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 122 pages; "Orrie Cather, one of Nero Wolfe's occasional employees, is in jail, suspected of murdering a lovely young thing. The lovely young thing has been the well-kept possession of a certain wealthy and influential man who has reasons for not wishing ... View more info

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Death of a Doxy

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $9.33

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1966

Seller ID: 8553

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Gray cloth over yellow boards, navy lettering, 186 pp. Corners chipped, minor edge wear along top edge, significant wear along bottom edges with cardboard showing through about half of bottom front edge and base of spine. Interior clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart with circle containing the cross-hatched marking clipped out. Minor edge wear and chipping, especially along lower edge, some sunning. A good reading copy. ; Nero Wolfe; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 186 pa... View more info

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Death of a Dude

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1969

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002635

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, chipping, darkening along top edge. Jacket is in two pieces, torn along back edge of spine. Some edge wear, sunning to spine, 1 1/2" chunks missing at top and bottom of spine. Overall a nice copy. "East is east, West is west . . . and never the twain shall meet, or so orchid-growing, gourmet detective Nero Wolfe thought. "Would Nero Wolfe leave his brownstone on West Thrty-fifth Street in Manhattan and... View more info

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Death of a Dude

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $5.95

Publisher: London, Fontana: 1976

Seller ID: 005271

ISBN: 0006136613

Condition: Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, a few pages with top corner creases, store stamp on front end paper. A little browning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "East is east, West is west . . . and never the twain shall meet, or so orchid-growing, gourmet detective Nero Wolfe thought. "Would Nero Wolfe leave his brownstone on West Thrty-fifth Street in Manhattan and travel halfway across the country to a dude ranch in Montana - Never!... View more info

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Death of a Dude

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $5.60

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1981

Seller ID: 007830

ISBN: 0553148095

Condition: Good


Spine slightly slanted, some edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, binding somewhat tight. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "East is east, West is west . . . and never the twain shall meet, or so orchid-growing, gourmet detective Nero Wolfe thought. "Would Nero Wolfe leave his brownstone on West Thrty-fifth Street in Manhattan and travel halfway across the country to a dude ranch in Montana - Never! Unless assistant Archie... View more info

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Death on Deadline

By: Goldsborough, Robert

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Seller ID: 008208

ISBN: 0553270249

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear, binding tight. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A bright, attractive copy. Robert Goldsborough brings Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin back to life as he continues the series after Rex Stout's death. This is the second of his Nero Wolfe books. The first corpse is slated to be a newspaper. If Ian MacLaren, sleazy king of Britain's scandal sheets, succeeds in taking over the Gazette, this respectable publication will ... View more info

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Fer-de-Lance

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008175

ISBN: 0553230336

Condition: Very Good


Reading crease, a little edge wear, store stamp inside cover. Some tanning but text is clean an unmarked. A nice copy. The very first Nero Wolfe mystery. "A discarded newspaper, a young engineer's mysterious disappearance, and the death of a college president induce the great detective to wager $10,000 with the district attorney -- and help a young daughter prove her mother was no murderess."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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Fer-de-Lance

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.45

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint; 1st Bantam printing

Seller ID: 8343

ISBN: 0553230336

Condition: Good+


Spine somewhat rolled, creased, reading crease, minor edge wear and rubbing, front cover appears somewhat sunned. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 199 pages; The very first Nero Wolfe mystery. "A discarded newspaper, a young engineer's mysterious disappearance, and the death of a college president induce the great detective to wager $10,000 with the district attorney -- and help a young daughte... View more info

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Five of a Kind : The Third Nero Wolfe Omnibus (The Rubber Band; In the Best Families; Three Doors to Death)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $15.75

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 006933

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear and chipping, small dent (tear) on bottom edge of front board, front board starting to separate with some webbing visible, owner's name on front end paper. Text is clean and unmarked. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; The third Nero Wolfe Omnibus, comprising two full length novels and a threesome of novelettes. The Rubber Band - "A little bit of larceny, a maximum of murder, a modern-day old-fashioned Wester... View more info

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Five of a Kind : The Third Nero Wolfe Omnibus (The Rubber Band; In the Best Families; Three Doors to Death)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 008048

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Spine cocked, corners worn (one bent) , some edge wear, a little soiling to back board. Interior clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, spine sunned with a triangular 1/2 x 1" chip at top and smaller chip near the center, 2" tear on back panel descending from the chip, elsewhere a little edge wear and chipping. Overall, a solid copy. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; The third Nero Wolfe Omnibus, comprising two full length novels and a threesome of novelettes. ... View more info

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Five of a Kind : The Third Nero Wolfe Omnibus (The Rubber Band; In the Best Families; Three Doors to Death)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 008069

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Spine cocked, corners chipped or bent in, a little edge wear with some chipping and small tears at top and base of spine. No jacket. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; The third Nero Wolfe Omnibus, comprising two full length novels and a threesome of novelettes. The Rubber Band - "A little bit of larceny, a maximum of murder, a modern-day old-fashioned Western shoot-out: These were the factors which... View more info

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Gambit

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition; 8th Bantam Printing

Seller ID: 183131

ISBN: 0553087754

Condition: Very Good


Bantam Q8775, 155 pp. Corners bumped, slight edge wear, some yellowing to covers, binding tight. A little tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Pages 31-34 have small closed tear and 1/2" crease on leading edge. A nice copy. "Jerin was a mental freak-one of those eerily brilliant geniuses who could play a dozen games of chess at once and win every one of them. Blount was a millionaire fanatic with a fiendishly ingenious plan for beating Jerin at his favorit... View more info

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Gambit

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $15.75

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1975

Edition: 27th Edition; 8th Bantam Printing

Seller ID: 008238

ISBN: 0553087754

Condition: Very Good+


Bantam Q8775, 155 pp. Corners bumped, slight edge wear, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 155 pages; "Jerin was a mental freak-one of those eerily brilliant geniuses who could play a dozen games of chess at once and win every one of them. Blount was a millionaire fanatic with a fiendishly ingenious plan for beating Jerin at his favorite pastime. It was up to Nero Wolfe and Archie to prove that Blount's plan ha... View more info

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Her Forbidden Knight

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf: 1997

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005421

ISBN: 0739410873

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket shows a little edge wear and rubbing. An attractive copy. Rex Stout's first novel, originally written in 1913 (during his first writing career), was never published in book form until 1997. "Prefiguring the devices and charades of the celebrated Nero Wolfe mysteries, Rex Stout's first detective novel follows the fortunes of the pretty, young Lila Williams, a telegraph operator at New York's swa... View more info

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Her Forbidden Knight

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8630

ISBN: 0786707291

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing. A fairly tight, attractive copy. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 265 pages; Rex Stout's first novel, originally written in 1913 (during his first writing career), was never published in book form until 1997. "Prefiguring the devices and charades of the celebrated Nero Wolfe mysteries, Rex Stout's first detective novel follows the fortunes of the pretty, young Lila Williams, a telegraph operator at New York's swank L... View more info