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Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in the Mystery of the Coughing Dragon (Three Investigators #14)

By: Arden, William

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Schneider Buch: 1983

Seller ID: 007750

ISBN: 0590328336

Condition: Good


Adragna cover, 202 pp. Spine a bit creased, slanted, some edge wear especially along spine, corners creased. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. Coughing Dragon is #14 in the Three Investigators series. "Henry Allen's dog is missing - and he thinks it's been eaten by a dragon! On the night the dog disappeared, Mr. Allen swears he saw a huge dragon slither into the sea caves beneath his cliff-top house. Could Mr. Allen really have seen ... View more info

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Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in The Mystery of the Dead Man's Riddle (Three Investigators #22)

By: Arden, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008180

ISBN: 0394829271

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Matte cover, 152 pp, First edition with graveyard end papers, back cover lists to Dead Man's Riddle, no inner list, full number line. Corners worn, minor edge wear, a little chipping at top and base of spine, some rubbing and soiling. Text block is clean and unmarked, but it is detached from spine. Dead Man's Riddle is #22 in the Three Investigators series. "The three investigators go on a high-stakes treasure hunt to restore a fortune to the rightful heirs.... View more info

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Alfred Hitchcock and The Three Investigators in The Mystery of the Deadly Double (Three Investigators #28)

By: Arden, William

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Armada: 1984

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007358

ISBN: 0006919847

Condition: Very Good


158 pp, Originally published in the U.S. in 1978, the first U.K. paperback was published by Armada in 1982 featuring different cover art than the American book. Spine slightly slanted with a bit of chipping at top and base, a little edge wear and rubbing with a couple creases to covers, corners bumped including a few pages. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Deadly Double is #28 in the Three Investigators Series. "A Terrifying Ambush -- before the boy... View more info

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Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in the Mystery of the Stuttering Parrot (Three Investigators #2)

By: Arthur, Robert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 006847

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


179 pp. Hardback with pictorial cover and no jacket, as issued. Yellow spine. Frontispiece and 7 illustration on plain paper stock. Spine a bit slanted, corners somewhat chipped, some edge wear and soiling including a couple gray stains (paint?) on boards. Back board is separated and pulling away from text block, still attached with webbing. "H" with a circle around it stamped on front end paper, a few pages with a flat crease down the right margin. Primarily... View more info

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Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in the Mystery of the Stuttering Parrot (Three Investigators #2)

By: Arthur, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1970

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007425

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Reading copy. 182 pp. Hardback with pictorial cover and no jacket, as issued. Yellow spine. Frontispiece and 7 illustration on plain paper stock. Back board and spine detached from text block, Front board has been taped to front end paper, This is a common problem with the Three Investigators hardbacks, but the spine can be reglued. Otherwise spine is sunned and has an "A" in black marker at the top. A fair amount of edge wear, along with scuffing and scratch... View more info

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Black Orchids

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1992

Seller ID: 005348

ISBN: 0553257196

Condition: Very Good-


Spine somewhat creased, slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. New introduction by Lawrence Block, plus the 'World of Rex Stout' feature at the back shows the original Bantam Books cover illustration from 1982. A nice copy. "Archie Goodwin has troubles too. Nero Wolfe, for instance. Like the day my horticulturist boss discovered there were only three black orchids in the world -- and they belonged to someone else! Picture Nero Wolfe maddened by ... View more info

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Black Orchids

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, Pyramid Books: 1972

Seller ID: 006929

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. Spine creased, slanted, covers worn, creased, scuffed, chipped, a couple pages loose but present, some dampstains not affecting text. Reading copy. "Archie Goodwin has troubles too. Nero Wolfe, for instance. Like the day my horticulturist boss discovered there were only three black orchids in the world -- and they belonged to someone else! Picture Nero Wolfe maddened by lust -- fatso would do anything to get those orchids. All yours truly had to do ... View more info

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Black Orchids / Cordially Invited to Meet Death

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, World Publishing Company: 1945

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 004594

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Tower Mystery T-309, green cloth VG/G+ with jacket in protective wraps. Corners bumped, slight edge wear, pages browning but clean and unmarked. Jacket Jacket has moderate edge wear with a little chipping primarily at top and base of spine neatly taped on the inside of the jacket, about a 1" stain on back cover. A nice copy. "Archie Goodwin has troubles too. Nero Wolfe, for instance. Like the day my horticulturist boss discovered there were only three black o... 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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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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Homicide Trinity

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1983

Seller ID: 007310

ISBN: 0553234463

Condition: Good


Spine creased and rolled, reading creae, moderate edge wear, creasing and rubbing to covers. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. The incredibly brilliant orchid-growing gourmet is none other than Nero Wolfe. Together with his confidential assistant, Archie Goodwin, he herein dines on a three-course feast of murder. On the menu-a case involving a baffling double helping of lethal instruments; an embarrassing situation where Wolfe's own... View more info

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Homicide Trinity

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.45

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 007311

Condition: Good


Spine creased and rolled, some edge wear, reading crease, some creasing and rubbing to covers, owner's name on front end paper. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. The incredibly brilliant orchid-growing gourmet is none other than Nero Wolfe. Together with his confidential assistant, Archie Goodwin, he herein dines on a three-course feast of murder. On the menu-a case involving a baffling double helping of lethal instruments; an embarr... View more info

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Kings Full of Aces: A Nero Wolfe Omnibus (Too Many Cooks, Plot It Yourself, Triple Jeopardy)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1969

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 008046

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slightly cocked, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Interior clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, spine sunned, minor edge wear and chipping. An attractive copy. Three - in - one Nero Wolfe omnibus featuring two full-length novels and a threesome of short stories. Too Many Cooks - "They're 'The Fifteen Masters.' These babies are famous. One of them cooks sausages that people fight duels over. They meet every five years on the home grounds of the o... View more info

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M Is for Malice

By: Grafton, Sue

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003718

ISBN: 0805036377

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Corners very slightly bumped, minor shelfwear. DJ shows very slight shelfwear at ends of spine. A bright, attractive copy. "M" is for money. Lots of it. "M" is for Malek Construction, the $40 million company that grew out of modest soil to become one of the big three in California construction, one of the few still in family hands. "M" is for the Malek family: four sons now nearing middle age who stand to inherit a fortune-four men with ve... View more info

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Royal Flush: The Fourth Nero Wolfe Omnibus (Fer-de-Lance; Murder By the Book; Three Witnesses)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Books: 1965

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 008047

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Gray boards with dark blue lettering, 474 pp. Spine cocked, corners bent in, slight edge wear, pages clean and unmarked. Jacket in new Brodart, spine sunned, some edge wear and chipping, a couple small nearly closed tears. Overall, a nice copy. Three - in - one Nero Wolfe omnibus featuring two full-length novels and a threesome of short stories. Fer-de-Lance: The very first Nero Wolfe novel. "A discarded newspaper, a young engineer's mysterious disappearance... View more info

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The Mystery of Monster Mountain (Three Investigators #20)

By: Carey, M. V.

Price: $4.70

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1978

Seller ID: 007712

ISBN: 0590118846

Condition: Good


Spine a bit rolled, reading crease, some edge wear and cover creasing, bottom corner creased and chipped. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. Monster Mountain is #20 in the Three Investigators series. An Alfred Hitchcock Three Investigators books in which that team of youthful sleuths "journey to the high slopes of the Sierra Nevada for an adventure which begins, simply, with a search for a missing key" . . . and finally le... View more info

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The Mystery of Monster Mountain (Three Investigators #20)

By: Carey, M. V.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1983

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007260

ISBN: 0590118846

Condition: Good


Spine a bit creased and rolled, some edge wear and cover creasing, reading crease, binding fairly tight. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Monster Mountain is #20 in the Three Investigators series. An Alfred Hitchcock Three Investigators books in which that team of youthful sleuths "journey to the high slopes of the Sierra Nevada for an adventure which begins, simply, with a search for a missing key" . . . and finally leads to the truth behind... View more info

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The Saint in New York

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Curtis Books:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 007361

Condition: Good


224 pp. No publishing date listed but probably late 1960s. Spine a bit creased and rolled, corners bumped, a little edge wear, a bit of rubbing and scuffing. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "The Three Days that Shook Manhattan: The police commissioner of New York City was puzzled when he received a communication from C. E. Teal of the C.I.D., informing him that Simon Templar, better known as 'the Saint,' was at present in the Unite... View more info