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Modern Literature (Mysteries)

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81 James, Bill Club
Woodstock, Vermont Foul Play Press 1995 0881503312 / 9780881503319 Reprint. Hardcover Fine Fine 
Woodstock, Vermont: Foul Play Press, 1995. A Detective Colin Harpur novel. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket (As New condition). Reprint. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Reprint.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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82 James, Bill Gospel
Woodstock, Vermont Foul Play Press (Norton) 1997 0881503835 / 9780881503838 First Thus. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Woodstock, Vermont: Foul Play Press (Norton), 1997. A Colin Harpur mystery. This is a Fine copy (As New condition). The dustjacket shows just a hint of rubbing, else Fine. In a plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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83 King, Steven Gerald's Game
New York Viking 1992 0670846503 / 9780670846504 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Viking, 1992. Fine copy of the First Edition, in a Fine dustjacket. In a plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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84 Le Carre, John A Most Wanted Man. A Novel
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney Scribner 2008 1416594884 / 9781416594888 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney: Scribner, 2008. Moving past espionage, here the Master takes on international criminal finance. This is a Fine copy of the First edition. Rather strangely uncommon. Bright red paper-covered boards, with a black cloth spine, silver titling. Clean text; 323 pages. The dustjacket is complete, unclipped, also Fine; in an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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85 Le Carre, John A Perfect Spy
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1986 0394551419 / 9780394551418 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Plus 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Black cloth binding with gilt titling on the spine and front cover. Clean text; 475 pages. The dustjacket is unclipped and Very Good (Plus); a slight bit of edgewear at the foot; bottom corner of rear panel and top corner of the spine have small chips. In an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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86 Le Carre, John A Small Town in Germany
New York Coward-McCann, Inc. 1968 First American Edition. Hardcover Very Good (Plus) Near Fine 
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1968. The fifth in Le Carre's classic series on George Smiley's Circus. This is a Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine copy of the First American edition (stated). Bright orange/red cloth binding; black lettering on the spine; gilt reproduction of Le carre's signature on the front cover. Clean text; 383 pages, very bright and fresh. Previous-owner signature on the FFEP. Unbumped; sunfade along the top margins, else a Fine copy. The dustjacket has been price-clipped, but shows no other wear; in an archival plastic protector.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good (Plus)/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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87 Le Carre, John Absolute Friends
Boston, New York, London Little, Brown, and Company 2013 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Boston, New York, London: Little, Brown, and Company, 2013. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Red paper-covered boards with a black cloth spine; titled in gilt. Clean text; 455 pages. The dustjacket is unclipped; Fine. In an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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88 Le Carre, John Call for the Dead
New York Walker & Co 1962 Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Minus 
New York: Walker & Co, 1962. George Smiley's first appearance. This is a Near Fine copy of the Book Club edition (often confused with the first American edition, due to its quality of production). Tan covers with blue cloth spine, gilt lettering. The dustjacket is complete but shows some edgewear with some chips and tears. In a plastic protector Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Minus. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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89 Le Carre, John Our Game
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1995 0679441816 / 9780679441816 First American Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. This is a Fine copy of the First Trade Edition (stated). Black cloth binding with gilt titling on the spine; blindstamped decoration on the front cover. Clean text; 302 pages. The dustjacket is Near Fine; tiny bit of rub at the margins; in an archival plastic protector.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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90 Le Carre, John Single and Single
New York Scribner 1999 0684859262 / 9780684859262 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Scribner, 1999. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (full number line). Red paper-covered boards with black cloth spine; titled in gilt on the spine. Clean text; 345 pages. The dustjacket is unclipped; in an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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91 Le Carre, John The Constant Gardener
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Singapore Scribner 2001 0743215052 / 9780743215053 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, Singapore: Scribner, 2001. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (full number line). Ivory paper-covered boards with a blue spine; spine titling in silver. Clean text; 492 pages. The dustjacket is also Fine; in an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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92 Le Carre, John The Honourable Schoolboy
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394416457 / 9780394416458 First American Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Plus 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. This is a Near Fine copy of the First American Trade Edition (there was a privately-printed limited edition also published). Black cloth binding with gilt titling on the spine and front cover. Clean text; 533 pages. Top a bit dusty, and very faintly the dustjacket has offset the author's name to the top of the spine. (Quercus ventures this might be less of a defect that an interesting feature!) Else, a Fine copy. The dustjacket is Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine. It has been clipped and there is a small chip to the top of the spine; but it remains nicely bright in color. In a protective plastic sleeve.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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93 Le Carre, John The Looking Glass War
New York Coward-McCann, Inc. 1965 First American Edition. Hardcover Very Good (Plus) Very Good 
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1965. The fourth novel by LeCarre (David Cornwell), and one of his best. This is a Very Good (Plus) copy of the First American Edition (stated, and the Third Impression). Black cloth binding with gilt lettering and decoration. Topstain a bit faded, and with some light sun around the margins, else Near Fine. The dustjacket has been clipped, and shows a bit of wear at the edges, with some small chips at the head and foot of the spine and two closed tears on the front panel. A decent copy of this great classic of espionage. In an archival plastic protector.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good (Plus)/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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94 Le Carre, John The Night Manager
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1993 0679425136 / 9780679425137 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Gray cloth binding, with gilt titling on the spine. Clean text; 429 pages. The dustjacket is Near Fine, showing a bit of rub at corners and spine margins. In an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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95 Le Carre, John The Russia House
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1989 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Black cloth binding with silver titling on the spine and front cover. Clean text; 353 pages. The dustjacket is unclipped; in an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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96 Le Carre, John The Secret Pilgrim
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1961 0394588428 / 9780394588421 First American Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Plus Signed
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. This is a Near Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Black cloth binding with gilt titling on the spine and front cover. Clean text; 335 pages. This copy has been SIGNED by the author on the second free endpaper. There are some faint stains to the page edges; else, a Fine copy. The dustjacket is Very Good (Plus). It is unclipped; it has some slight indications of edgewear and some scuffing on the rear panel. The bright yellow of the spine has disappeared and now is a creamy white. In an archival plastic protector.. Signed by Author. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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97 Le Carre, John The Tailor of Panama
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1996 0679454462 / 9780679454465 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated). Dark blue paper-covered boards with a gray cloth spine; titled in silver on spine and front cover. Clean text; 332 pages. The dustjacket is unclipped, Fine; in an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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98 LeCarre, John The Mission Song
New York, Boston, London Little, Brown, and Company 2006 0316016748 / 9780316016742 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, Boston, London: Little, Brown, and Company, 2006. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition (stated, September 2006). Black paper-covered boards with a black cloth spine, red titling on the spine; Little, Brown logo blindstamped on front cover. Clean text; 339 pages. The dustjacket is Fine, unclipped. In an archival plastic protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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99 Lowndes, Marie Belloc The Lodger
New York, London & Toronto Longmans, Green and Co. 1940 Rep[rint. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
New York, London & Toronto: Longmans, Green and Co., 1940. Marie Lowndes (1868-1947), a prolific English novelist, was the sister of Hilaire Belloc. "The Lodger," based on the Jack the Ripper murders of 1888, is her most famous novel; it has been adapted for film several times. Originally published in 1913; this is a Near Fine copy of the reprint edition. Light blue/turquoise cloth binding with black lettering on the spine. Clean text; 306 pages. Light bumps to the lower corners and some rubbing to head and foot of spine. The evocative dustwrapper (design by David Soshensky) is unclipped but has quite a bit of edgewear, with some creasing and chipping. There are old floodmarks on the rear panel and flap. In an archival plastic protector. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Rep[rint.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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100 MacDonald, John The Scarlet Ruse
Greenwich Fawcett 1973 First Edition. Paperback Very Good 
Greenwich: Fawcett, 1973. Fawcett Gold Medal #P2744 (number 14 in the Travis McGee series). "July 1973" on Copyright Page. Last Fawcett paperback that was the True First Edition. This copy has light diagonal creasing & typical surface soiling, some spotting beginning on top edge.. First Edition.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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