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Ramsey the Detective; or, The Weirdest of Weird Tales (Old Sleuth's Own No. 119)

By: "Old Sleuth"

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Olgivie: 1898

Seller ID: 016233

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


Antique mystery chapbook. 7" X 4 3/4" Squarebound. Yellow cover. 20+ pages of adds for books and chapbooks at the rear inc publications on Fortune Telling; The Art of Kissing; The Perils of Theater; and more; Intact but outer pages are brittle at corners. Spine repaired using archival materials. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016233. Paperback View more info

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Conquest Likes it Hot

By: Berkeley Gray (pseudonym of: Edwy Searles Brooks, also wrote as: Victor Gunn, Rex Madison, Carlton Ross)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014880

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Maroon boards with silver lettering, Some tape residue to boards. From lending library (only sign is ink stamp on final page). Binding slightly cocked but solid. Some foxing to outer pages and edges of text block. Jacket is bright and intact. Long split to front jacket fold has been professionally closed (from the inside) using archival materials. Two medium chips to foot of jacket. Jacket in new Brodart protector. NOTE: the front and rear EPs appear to be doubled (2 layers of paper). Not sure if this was a binding quirk or if new EPs were pasted down at some point. Well preserved Ex-library e... View more info

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The Elephant is White

By: Caryl Brahms; S. J. Simon

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Murray Hill, NY, Farrar & Rinehart: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017001

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Red/orange boards with white lettering and elephant emblem. Spine lettering a bit rubbed. Light soiling to boards. Small dampstain to rear top edge, and small damp stain to rear EP. Previous owner's inscription on FEP. Attractive jacket intact showing a few short tears to edges (closed where possible) and small chips. Small dampstain to upper front corner of jacket. Dusting/speckling to top third. Jacket in new Brodart protector. Illustrator: Robert S. Robison. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 017001. Hardcover View more info

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True Detective

By: Collins, Max Allan

Price: $48.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026273

ISBN: 0312820518

Condition: Very Good Condition


First Printing. Full number line on cr page. From private library. Previous owner's bookplate on fly. Some adhesive staining to the boards and flys from formerly affixed jacket. Some rubbing/nicking to jacket edges. Blue ink line across top edge of text block. First Printing. 358 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; ISBN: 0312820518. Inventory No: 026273. Hardcover View more info

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House on Greenapple Road

By: Daniels, Harold R.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027819

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Well-preserved ex-library edition in attractive original jacket. Navy blue patterned boards. Some tape scraps from (removed) library protector. Some rubbing and scuffing to foot of board. Jacket nice but with slight sunning to spine, stickers to foot of spine and crease to rear flap. Book slightly cocked but solid Third Printing. 180 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 027819. Hardcover View more info

House on Greenapple Road

By: Daniels, Harold R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027897

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Ex-library edition. Rebind in plain library boards. Book interior clean, Binding solid. First Printing. 180 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 027897. Hardcover View more info

On Conan Doyle: Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling (Writers on Writers)

By: Dirda, Michael

Price: $8.92

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2012

Seller ID: 028677

ISBN: 0691164126

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Some reading-wear. 210 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; ISBN: 0691164126. Inventory No: 028677. Paperback View more info

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Catch as Catch Can

By: Frances and Richard Lockridge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1958

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 025288

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


BOMC Book Club Edition. Attractive in jacket. Jacket price-clipped. Some toning to spine and some chipping from edges. Book plate on FEP Size: 8.5" x 5.75". 189 pages. Illustrator: Fred Hausman. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 025288. Hardcover View more info

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The Judge is Reversed: A Mr. and Mrs. North Mystery

By: Frances and Richard Lockridge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1960

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 025289

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


BOMC Book Club Edition. Attractive in jacket. Jacket price-clipped. Some chipping from jacket edges. Book plate on FEP Size: 8.5" x 5.75". 188 pages. Illustrator: Robert Blanchard. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 025289. Hardcover View more info

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With One Stone: A Captain Heimrich Mystery

By: Frances and Richard Lockridge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1961

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 025290

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


BOMC Book Club Edition. Attractive in jacket. Jacket price-clipped. Some chipping from jacket edges and 3/4" of material loss to foot of jacket spine. Book plate on FEP Size: 8.5" x 5.75". 192 pages. Illustrator: Arthur Hawkins. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 025290. Hardcover View more info

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Show Red For Danger: A Captain Heimrich Mystery

By: Frances and Richard Lockridge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1960

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 025291

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


BOMC Book Club Edition. Attractive in jacket. Jacket price-clipped. Some chipping from jacket edges and 1/2" of material loss to head of jacket spine. Book plate on FEP Size: 8.5" x 5.75". 191 pages. Illustrator: George Jellinek. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 025291. Hardcover View more info

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The Devious Ones

By: Frances and Richard Lockridge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1964

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 025389

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


BOMC Book Club Edition. Attractive in jacket. Some toning to spine and some small chipping from edges. Size: 8.5" x 5.75". 188 pages. Illustrator: Ben Feder. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller ; Inventory No: 025389. Hardcover View more info

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The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (June, 1975, New Series, Volume 25, Number 2)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1975

Seller ID: 016941

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Sherlock Holmes and Religion" by Albert J. Menendez; "Sherlock Holmes / George Gissing" by Saul Cohen; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016941. Paperback View more info

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The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (September, 1972, New Series, Volume 22, Number 3)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1972

Seller ID: 016954

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "The American as Villain" by Constantine Evans; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016954. Paperback View more info

Image for The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (December, 1972, New Series, Volume 22, Number 4)

The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (December, 1972, New Series, Volume 22, Number 4)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1972

Seller ID: 016955

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "The D'Urbervilles and the Baskervilles" by Lawrence Poston III; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016955. Paperback View more info

Image for The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (September, 1973, New Series, Volume 23, Number 3)

The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (September, 1973, New Series, Volume 23, Number 3)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 016957

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Sherlock Holmes and the Bible" by Evan M. Wilson; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016957. Paperback View more info

Image for The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (December, 1973, New Series, Volume 23, Number 4)

The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (December, 1973, New Series, Volume 23, Number 4)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 016958

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Mirror of the Mind: Holmes and Challenger" by Norman M. Davis; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016958. Paperback View more info

Image for The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (March, 1974, New Series, Volume 24, Number 1)

The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (March, 1974, New Series, Volume 24, Number 1)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1974

Seller ID: 016960

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Mr. Vincent Starrett's final Journey" by Michael Murphy; "Vladimir Nabakov: A Tribute to Sherlock Holmes" by Andrew Page; layed-in "A Subject Index to Volume 23"; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016960. Paperback View more info

Image for The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (June, 1974, New Series, Volume 24, Number 2)

The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (June, 1974, New Series, Volume 24, Number 2)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1974

Seller ID: 016961

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Mycroft and Her Majesty's Invisible Government"; "Professor James Moriarty, 1836-1891" by Nicholas Utechin; "Sherlock Holmes on the Stage After William Gillette" by Charles B. LaBorde, Jr.; and more. / Very Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016961. Paperback View more info

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The Baker Street Journal: An Irregular Quarterly of Sherlockiana (June, 1973, New Series, Volume 23, Number 2)

By: Julian Wolff, M.D. (ed); Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Morristown, NJ, Baker Street Irregulars, Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 016965

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


Approx 60 pages. Half-letter. Saddle-stitched with cardstock cover. Contains: "Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Thorndyke" by Bartlett Dale Simms; "Moriarty: A Life Study" by Philip A. Shreffler; and more. / Good condition. Some tanning and age-wear. Light moisture rumpling to final pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Fiction::Mystery & Thriller; Inventory No: 016965. Paperback View more info