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The Speaking Likeness (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, February 6, 1944), Adams, Frank R.
1 Adams, Frank R.
The Speaking Likeness (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, February 6, 1944)

Philadelphia Inquirer Philadelphia, PA 1944 Paperback No ISBN Fair No Dust jacket 10.75" x 14" 
Tabloid-size full-length novel reprint for the Sunday edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer during wartime WWII. Several original 2-color illustrations unique to this presentation. / Some toning and chipping to edges. Heavy chipping to top edge of front cover. Issue was stapled together with several other volumes of the series. Staples have been carefully extracted but the are numerous staple holes along the spine. Size: 10.75" x 14". Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 pounds. Inventory No: 019386. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Murder in the Rough, Allen, Leslie
2 Allen, Leslie
Murder in the Rough

Five Star Mysteries, Inc 1948 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Fair Condition No Dust jacket 5" x 7" 
(Five Star Mysteries 45). Vintage digest paperback. Paperback original golf mystery. / Cover attractive but nibbling to spine edges was causing cover to detach (neatly reattached with bookbinding adhesive). Some long but faint creases to front and back cover. Pages lightly edge-tanned but supple. Paperback Original. Size: 5" x 7". 157 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 025067. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Flowers for the Judge, Allingham, Margery
3 Allingham, Margery
Flowers for the Judge

Avon New York, NY 1946 Soft Cover No ISBN Near Fine No Dust jacket 
(Murder Mystery Monthly, No. 35) Bright digest size paperback. A few very faint creases and light reading-wear. Binding solid. Wartime paper is lightly tanned but still supple and solid. Very collectible condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 012899. Paperback 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Sabotage Murder Mystery, Allingham, Margery
4 Allingham, Margery
The Sabotage Murder Mystery
William Forrest
Avon New York, NY 1943 First Paperback Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Avon No#-29) Early Avon PB. No catalog number with Shakespeare portrait endpapers. Rear title list goes up to 31 (The Doctor's Son by John O'Hara), Cover bright showing numerous short/faint creases. Some rubbing to hinges and moderate bumping to corners. Binding square and solid. Pages edge-tanned but supple Illustrator: William Forrest. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 016586. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Jungle Murder, Amos, Alan
5 Amos, Alan
Jungle Murder

Novel Selections Inc. New York, NY 1946 Soft Cover No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket 
(Adventure Novel Classic, No. 24) Bright digest size paperback. A few very faint creases and light reading-wear. Binding solid. Wartime paper is lightly tanned but still supple and solid. Retail ink stamp to back cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 012901. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
$20 Lust, Andrew Shaw (pseudonym of: Lawrence Block)
6 Andrew Shaw (pseudonym of: Lawrence Block)
$20 Lust

Nightstand 1961 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Fine Condition No Dust jacket 4.25" x 6.25" 
(An Original Nightstand Book NB 1546) Paperback Original. Vintage pulp paperback with colorful painted cover (likely Bonfils or Harold McCauley). Early novel written pseudonymously by Lawrence Block. Cover copy reads: "The girl of his dreams was a gold plated nightmare" / Unread or gently read condition. Light bumping to corners. A few small speckles/spots. 3/4" crease to bottom corner of back cover. Pages lightly edge-tanned but supple. Binding square and solid. Paperback Original. Size: 4.25" x 6.25". 190 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 024088. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback 
Price: 145.00 USD
 
 
$20 Lust, Andrew Shaw (pseudonym of: Lawrence Block)
7 Andrew Shaw (pseudonym of: Lawrence Block)
$20 Lust

Nightstand 1961 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Near Fine Condition No Dust jacket 4.25" x 6.25" 
(An Original Nightstand Book NB 1546) Paperback Original. Vintage pulp paperback with colorful painted cover (likely Bonfils or Harold McCauley). Early novel written pseudonymously by Lawrence Block. Cover copy reads: "The girl of his dreams was a gold plated nightmare" / Unread or gently read condition. Light bumping to corners. Some staining to top edge of spine. Slight bend to top corner. Very faint damp stain to to corner of 1st 30-40 pages. Paperback Original. Size: 4.25" x 6.25". 190 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 023405. This book is very light, and shipping will be upgraded to first class mail.. Paperback 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
Hell's Kitchen, Appel, Benjamin
8 Appel, Benjamin
Hell's Kitchen

Lion New York, NY 1952 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket 
(Lion 95) First paperback. First printing. Short fiction collection. Story "The Kid with the Sunday Punch" original to this collection. Cover bright. Bumping to corners. Bend to top open corner of text block effecting 1/2 of book. Small rubbing/chipping to hinge. Some medium creasing to back cover. Pages faintly edge tanned, but supple. Binding square and solid. Cover copy reads: "Teen-Age Vice Amid the Slums of Hell's Kitchen" Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 014829. Paperback 
Price: 22.00 USD
 
 
Meanwhile Back at the Morgue: An Ed Noon Mystery, Avallone, Mike
9 Avallone, Mike
Meanwhile Back at the Morgue: An Ed Noon Mystery

Gold Medal Greenwich, Conn 1960 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Gold Medal 1024) Paperback Original, First Printing. Vintage hard-boiled novel. Attractive Good Girl Art GGA painted cover. / Repaired split to spine. Moderate bumping to corners. Pages lightly age-tanned but clean and supple. Binding square and solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 017833. Paperback 
Price: 9.00 USD
 
 
Someone From My Past, Bennett, Margot
10 Bennett, Margot
Someone From My Past

Crest New York, NY 1959 First Paperback Paperback No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket 
(Crest s332) Attractive, vintage mass market/pocket paperback with colorful GGA painted cover art. Stalker themes. Cover copy reads: "Sarah had known many men, but she loved none. Many men had loved Sarah, but one hated her. She never knew which one--until too late." Unread or gently read condition. Cover bright and glossy. Small bumping to corners. Very faint wrinkle to spine. Pages faintly edge tanned, but supple. Binding square and solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 021818. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Je Suis Un Criminel (They Made Me A Criminal) (Ateliers Roger), Bernard, Pierre
11 Bernard, Pierre
Je Suis Un Criminel (They Made Me A Criminal) (Ateliers Roger)

Ateliers Roger Montreal, Canada 1950 Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
French Language pulp paperback. No date (c 1950). Moderate age and reading-wear. Some faint creasing and light soiling to cover. Binding solid, pages supple. Small tears to first and last page. Text is in French. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 010210. Paperback 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Tanner's Tiger, Block, Lawrence
12 Block, Lawrence
Tanner's Tiger
Robert McGinnis
Fawcett / Gold Medal Greenwich, Conn 1968 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Very Good No Dust jacket 
(Gold Medal D1940) Paperback Original. First Edition. / Cover bright. Some chipping to top and bottom edge of cover and bumping to corners. Light reading-wear and faint tanning to page edges. Binding square and solid. Illustrator: Robert McGinnis. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 017100. Paperback 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Specialists, Block, Lawrence
13 Block, Lawrence
The Specialists

Fawcett / Gold Medal Greenwich, Conn 1969 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Gold Medal R2067) Paperback Original. First Edition. Attractive painted cover art / Cover shows some scuffing and toning and bumped corners. Some horizontal bends over spine. Reading-creases to spine. A few closed splits to bottom edge of back cover. Light tanning to page edges. Binding square and solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 017103. Paperback 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Red Scarf, Brewer, Gil
14 Brewer, Gil
The Red Scarf
Robert McGinnis
Crest Greenwich, Conn 1959 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Crest 310). Classic Brewer noir paperback with beautiful and sophisticated McGinnis cover girl. Stated first Crest printing. Cover copy reads: "The money was hot and so was the girl. But it was cold-blooded murder just the same." / 3/4" chip from upper front corner of cover. Price inked large but faint to mostly blank area of cover. Chipping and short (closed) splits to spine ends. Page corners lost to 1st 7-8 pages. Several previous owner names inked on first page. Binding square but solid. Illustrator: Robert McGinnis. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 020912. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Marked!, Bristow, Bob
15 Bristow, Bob
Marked!
Robert McGinnis
Dell New York, NY 1961 First Edition Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Dell First Edition B193) Paperback Original. Vintage mystery paperback. Stated First printing. Colorful McGinnis peeping tom painted cover art. / Several faint creases and moderate reading-wear. Short (closed) splits to head of spine. Pages faintly edge tanned, but supple. Binding square and solid. Illustrator: Robert McGinnis. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 021487. Paperback 
Price: 7.50 USD
 
 
The Fabulous Clipjoint, Brown, Fredric
16 Brown, Fredric
The Fabulous Clipjoint

Bantam New York, NY 1953 Soft Cover No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Bantam 1134) Second Printing. An Ed Hunter mystery. Attractive, vintage mass market/pocket paperback with colorful painted cover art (signed but can't make out signature. Looks like "Jo . . .". / Cover shows rubbing, small creasing around the edges and reading-crease to spine. Short (closed) splits to spine ends. Pages lightly edge-tanned but supple. Binding square and solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 021819. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
17 Brown, Fredric
The Screaming Mimi

Carroll & Graf Pub 1988 Paperback 0881844497 / 9780881844498 Very Good No Dust jacket 
OP pocket-size Black Lizard edition. / Gently read condition. Faint reading-crease. Pages faintly edge tanned, but supple. Light bumping to corners. Binding square and solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. ISBN/EAN: 9780881844498. Inventory No: 018211. Paperback 
Price: 6.50 USD
 
 
Ladies in Boxes (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, January 24 , 1943), Burgess, Gelett
18 Burgess, Gelett
Ladies in Boxes (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, January 24 , 1943)
Adolph Treidler
Philadelphia Inquirer Philadelphia, PA 1943 Paperback No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 10.75" x 14" 
Tabloid-size full-length novel reprint for the Sunday edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer during wartime WWII. Several original 2-color illustrations unique to this presentation. A mystery by an author better know for his children's books and nonsense poetry, including "Purple Cow" / Some toning and chipping to edges. 2" tear to fore-edge of first 10 pages. Issue was stapled together with several other volumes of the series. Staples have been carefully extracted but the are numerous staple holes along the spine. Size: 10.75" x 14". Illustrator: Adolph Treidler. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 pounds. Inventory No: 019372. Paperback 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
7 (Seven) Slayers, Cain, Paul
19 Cain, Paul
7 (Seven) Slayers

Saint Enterprises, Inc Hollywood, CA 1946 First Edition Paperback No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
(Chartered Collection 21) Vintage digest paperback. Paperback Original, First Edition. Collects seven Black Mask stories: "Black"; "Red 71"; "Parlor Trick"; "One, Two, Three"; "Murder In Blue"; "Pigeon Blood"; "Pineapple". Cover bright but shows a reading crease near spine, a long diagonal crease near the bottom edge and short (closed) splits to head and foot of front hinge. Some chipping to the bottom corner and fore-edge of textblock. Some wrinkling and a slight bend to spine. Pages lightly edge-tanned but supple. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 020030. Paperback 
Price: 300.00 USD
 
 
Magic Makes Murder (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, January 16, 1944), Campbell, Harriette R.
20 Campbell, Harriette R.
Magic Makes Murder (Gold Seal Novel, presented by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, January 16, 1944)
Filomena Dellaripa
Philadelphia Inquirer Philadelphia, PA 1944 Paperback No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 10.75" x 14" 
Tabloid-size full-length novel reprint for the Sunday edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer during wartime WWII. Several original 2-color illustrations unique to this presentation. Occult-themed mystery./ Some toning and chipping to edges. Issue was stapled together with several other volumes of the series. Staples have been carefully extracted but the are numerous staple holes along the spine. Size: 10.75" x 14". Illustrator: Filomena Dellaripa. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 pounds. Inventory No: 019374. Paperback 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
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