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The Nero Wolfe Primer (And be a Villain, Black Orchids, Champagne for One) A Mystery Guild Lost Classics Omnibus

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Mystery Guild: 2002

Seller ID: 8552

ISBN: 0739420100

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Black boards with silver lettering, 451 pp. Corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, slight edge wear and rubbing. An attractive copy. ; Unlike other Nero Wolfe omnibuses, this was created by The Mystery Guild. It is stated to introduce an exclusive series - Mystery Guild Lost Classics Omnibus, which consists of three Nero Wolfe books - And Be a Villain, Black Orchids, and Champagne for One. ; Nero Wolfe; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 451 pages;... 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

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The Three Investigators in the Secret of the Crooked Cat (Three Investigators #13)

By: Arden, William

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 8666

ISBN: 0394864131

Condition: Very Good-


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, some pencil doodles inside back cover. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Adragna cover, keyhole on spine, 186 pp. Originally published as 'Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in the Secret of the Crooked Cat', this was revised in 1984 after Hitchcock's death. Crooked Cat is # 13 in the Three Investigators series. ; Three Investigators; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall... View more info

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The Three Investigators: the Mystery of the Screaming Clock (Three Investigators #9)

By: Arthur, Robert

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1991

Edition: Revised Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 8667

ISBN: 0679821732

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. An attractive copy. ; Originally published in 1968, revised in 1984. Screaming Clock is #9 in the Three Investigators series. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 177 pages; "Missing: Retired Actor. Went abroad for health reasons months ago. No word since. No forwarding address. Only sign of life: sent screaming alarm clock to friend. Purpose of gift unclear. Clock now target of thieves. Actor was professional scre... View more info

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The Three Investigators: The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy (Three Investigators #3)

By: Arthur, Robert

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1998

Edition: Fourteenth Printing

Seller ID: 8664

ISBN: 0394864034

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. An attractive copy. ; Dodge cover edition, 180 pp. Originally published in 1965 as 'Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in the Mystery of the Whispering Mummy'. Revised in 1985 after Hitchcock's death, this edition with cover art by Bill Dodge was first published in 1998. Whispering Mummy is #3 in the Three Investigators series. ; Three Investigators; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 180 pages; "Thre... View more info

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Three Aces : A Nero Wolfe Omnibus (Too Many Clients, Might as Well Be Dead, The Final Deduction)

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1971

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 007878

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Green boards, black lettering 474 pp. Spine a bit cocked, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, some soiling esp. along bottom, spine somewhat sunned, minor edge wear and edge tears. A nice copy. "Three Aces is the first Omnibus to include three complete full-length novels, and will prove a treat as special as a dish from the kitchen of Nero's unique cook, Fritz." Contrains "Too Many Clients", "Might as Well be Dead",... View more info

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Three at Wolfe's Door

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.85

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1974

Edition: New Bantam Edition

Seller ID: 007736

Condition: Good


186 pp. Spine a bit creased, slanted, reading crease, minor edge wear, front cover is a bit creased with a small dampstain on title. Owner's name inside cover. Pages tanned but text is clear and unmarked. A solid reading copy. Another threesome of Nero Wolfe, which includes 'Poison a la Carte', 'Method Three for Murder', and 'The Rodeo Murder." The incredibly brilliant Nero Wolfe is the orchid-growing gourmet whose sheer genius at deduction is without peer. ... View more info

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Three at Wolfe's Door

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $5.45

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1968

Seller ID: 005670

Condition: Very Good


154 pp. Spine slightly slanted with a hint of creasing, corners bumped, a little edge wear, reading crease, a little darkening. Some yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. Another threesome of Nero Wolfe, which includes 'Poison a la Carte', 'Method Three for Murder', and 'The Rodeo Murder." The incredibly brilliant Nero Wolfe is the orchid-growing gourmet whose sheer genius at deduction is without peer. But it's a rare crime where the great m... View more info

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Three at Wolfe's Door

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1978

Seller ID: 006997

ISBN: 0553107399

Condition: Very Good


186 pp. Slight spine slant, corners bumped, a little edge wear, light reading crease. Some yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. Another threesome of Nero Wolfe, which includes 'Poison a la Carte', 'Method Three for Murder', and 'The Rodeo Murder." The incredibly brilliant Nero Wolfe is the orchid-growing gourmet whose sheer genius at deduction is without peer. But it's a rare crime where the great man himself has a corpse on his han... View more info

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Three Doors to Death

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1995

Seller ID: 007034

ISBN: 0553251279

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, light reading crease, slight edge wear, small creases across bottom corners, binding fairly tight. Edges yellowed but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "Money is the motive, love the weapon, and murder the crime in three cases for the great detective and his ever-capable assistant . . . There's the case of the couturiere, in which high passion and high fashion march side by side. There's the case of the rest... View more info

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Three Doors to Death

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $2.65

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1995

Seller ID: 007035

ISBN: 0553251279

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. Spine well creased and slanted, moderate edge wear and scuffing, corners creased or chipped, a little chipping along top edge of front cover. Pages browned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. "Money is the motive, love the weapon, and murder the crime in three cases for the great detective and his ever-capable assistant . . . There's the case of the couturiere, in which high passion and high fashion march side by side. There's the ... View more info

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Three for the Chair

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1963

Seller ID: 004161

Condition: Good+


Bantam F2703. Spine a bit creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear, some yellowing. A fairly tight, attractive copy. A trio of Nero Wolfe mystery stories, including 'A Window for Death', 'Immune to Murder', and 'Too Many Detectives." "One thing is certain to distract Nero Wolfe from his culinary and horticultural pursuits . . . murder. And this time Wolfe and his invaluable assistant Archie Goodwin are called in to investigate three murder cases. Case... View more info

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Three for the Chair

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1985

Seller ID: 006378

ISBN: 0553248138

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear, light reading crease, binding fairly tight. A little yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. Ad and post card for 'Agatha Christie Mystery Collection' bound into center of book. An attractive copy. A trio of Nero Wolfe mystery stories, including 'A Window for Death', 'Immune to Murder', and 'Too Many Detectives." "One thing is certain to distract Nero Wolfe from his culinary and horticultural pursuits . . . murder. And... View more info

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Three for the Chair

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1971

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 006379

Condition: Good


Reading copy. Some creasing to spine and covers, some edge wear and darkening. Dampstains to lower right corner of a number of pages - text is not affected. A solid reading copy. ; Nero Wolfe; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 154 pages; A trio of Nero Wolfe mystery stories, including 'A Window for Death', 'Immune to Murder', and 'Too Many Detectives." "One thing is certain to distract Nero Wolfe from his culinary and horticultural pursuits . . . murder. And... View more info

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Three Trumps, a Nero Wolfe Omnibus: The Black Mountain, If Death Ever Slept, Before Midnight

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1973

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 008071

ISBN: 0670710318

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Green boards, gold lettering, top edge light green, 442 pp. Spine a bit cocked, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, interior bright and clean. Jacket in new Brodart, minor edge wear, a little chipping and small tears to top and base of spine. Overall, a nice copy. Seventh Viking Nero Wolfe omnibus edition, containing the three novels "The Black Mountain," "If Death Ever Slept," and "Before Midnight." The Black Mountain - "... View more info

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Three Witnesses

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1981

Edition: 8th Bantam Printing

Seller ID: 8700

ISBN: 0553144510

Condition: Very Good-


Corners bumped, minor edge wear, a little creasing and rubbing to covers. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 179 pages; "Three witnesses hold all the clues in three crimes of passion that have even Nero Wolfe guessing to the very end. Did the dead millionaire who suddenly came back to life - only to end up dead again - write his own death warrant years before? Will the black Labrador retriever who follows Archie ... View more info

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Three Witnesses

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1976

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 005687

ISBN: 0553028499

Condition: Fair


Reading copy. Spine creased, slanted, some chipping along back edge, corners creased, some edge wear, covers somewhat creased and scuffed. 1" paper lift at bottom of front cover, a little damp staining. A little browning but text is clean and unmarked. A good reading copy. "Three witnesses hold all the clues in three crimes of passion that have even Nero Wolfe guessing to the very end. Did the dead millionaire who suddenly came back to life - only to end up d... View more info

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Three Witnesses

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1966

Seller ID: 005688

ISBN: 0553249592

Condition: Good


Bantam F3155, 179 pp. Spine creased, slanted, some scuffing. Corners bumped, a little edge wear, reading crease, a little rubbing, owner's name on front end paper. Stain to bottom rear edges, text not affected. A little yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "Three witnesses hold all the clues in three crimes of passion that have even Nero Wolfe guessing to the very end. Did the dead millionaire who suddenly came back to life - only to end up de... View more info

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Too Many Cooks

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, Triangle Books: 1941

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 8550

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth with black lettering, book title inside black circle on front board, 303 pp. Corners worn, minor edge wear and rubbing, boards starting to separate but text block firmly attached. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy with no dust jacket. ; nero wolfe; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 303 pages; "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... View more info

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Too Many Cooks

By: Stout, Rex

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 007885

ISBN: 055327290X

Condition: Very Good


A little edge wear, binding tight. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. "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 oldest one of their number. Nero Wolfe is the guest of honor. They'll do a lot of cooking and eating and drinking, and tell each other a lot of lies, and elect three new members, and listen to Nero ... View more info