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121 Follett, Ken. Night over Water.
New York Morrow. 1991 0688046606 / 9780688046606 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. INSCRIBED by Ken Follett on half-title page. Fine in fine dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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122 Follett, Ken. The Man from St. Petersburg.
New York Morrow 1982 0-688-01150-0 / 9780688011505 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First American edition. Fine in a fine DJ. Author's FOURTH book under his own name. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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123 Forsyth, Frederick. THE DAY OF THE JACKAL.
VIKING. NY 1971 1971 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
First American edition. ADVANCE READING COPY. Near fine in white printed wrappers. (Trace of foxing at top edge. A few spots of faint soiling on rear panel. ) Filmed by director Fred Zinnemann. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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124 Forsyth, Frederick. The Day of the Jackal.
New York Viking. 1971 670-25936-5 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First American edition. Close to fine in priceclipped near fine dust jacket. (Red top edge lightly discolored. Couple short edge nicks in dust jacket. Hint of erasure on front endpaper) Basis for a superb film adaptation. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 380 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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125 Francis, Dick. HOT MONEY.
MICHAEL JOSEPH. LONDON 1987 1987 0718128516 / 9780718128517 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition. Near Fine in fine dust jacket. (Hint of faint foxing at top edge. Text lightly age toned. ) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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126 Francis, Dick. TO THE HILT.
SCORPION PRESS. BLAKENEY 1996 1996 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
SIGNED Limited Edition. One of 99 numbered copies in leather & marbled boards, with clear acetate wrapper as issued. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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127 Fredericks, Arnold. THE FILM OF FEAR.
WATT. NY 1917 1917 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Near fine in pictorial dark gray cloth, lacking the exceedingly rare dj. (Couple of small tears in rear hinge) Illustrated by Will Foster. Credited with being the earliest known novel with a motion picture theme by Anthony Slide in his work "The Hollywood Novel." The action transpires in the early film meccas of New York & New Jersey. Rare. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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128 Freeling, Nicolas. CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS: ADVANCE ESSAY.
GODINE. BOSTON 1994 1994 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
ADVANCE ESSAY. (8 pp. ) Fine in pictorial stapled wrappers. One of 10 essays written for the book. This being "Apologia pro vita sua." A scarce ephemeral item. ; 5 1/2" X 8 1/2"; 8 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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129 French, Tana. Faithful Place.
New York Viking 2010 0670021873 / 9780670021871 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Fine in a near fine DJ. (Tiny nick at base of rear panel of DJ. ) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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130 Futrelle, Jacques. The Thinking Machine.
New York Dodd, Mead and Company. 1907 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
First edition. Good only copy in black cloth with pictorial decorations in white and orange, lacking the rare dust jacket. (342pp. ) (Soiling at margins of text, including old damping which is primarily apparent in first portion of text, and not too egregious. Couple neat edge tears in text. ) Reasonably solid place copy for this renowned classic of detective literature. ; 5 1/4" X 7 1/2"; 342 pages 
Price: 275.00 USD
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131 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE BORROWED BRUNETTE.
MORROW. NY 1946 1946 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Shallow chipping at spine ends. No loss to titles. Interior tape mend. Two one inch tears at seam of spine & rear panel. Spine on dj. somewhat age darkened , but still perfectly readable) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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132 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE FAN DANCER'S HORSE.
MORROW. NY 1947 1947 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Close to fine in a Vg.+ or better dj. (Some interior tape mends to dj. Couple of tiny edge chips & spots of rubbing to dj. ) Bright unfaded copy. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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133 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE GOLDDIGGER'S PURSE.
NY MORROW. 1945 First Edition. Cloth Dust Jacket Included 
Near fine in a very good+ dj. (Bookplate underneath dj. flap on front pastedown. Some tears & small chips at edges of spine & corners. Couple of horizontal creases at upper portion of front cover. Only the mildest discoloration to orange hue on spine of dj.) Perry Mason. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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134 Gardner, Erle Stanley. The Case of the Golddigger's Purse.
New York Morrow 1945 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Near fine in very good+ dust jacket. (Interior folds on dust jacket strengthened with archival tape. ) Cover bright. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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135 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE LONELY HEIRESS.
MORROW. NY 1948 1948 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Spine on dj. lightly discolored, though still perfectly readable. Touches of shelfwear at edges. One internal tape mend) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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136 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE NEGLIGENT NYMPH.
MORROW. NY 1950 1950 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Fine in a Vg.+ or better dj. (Short edge tears in dj. Tiny nicks at edges. A few rubbed spots on rear panel. Overall, a nice bright copy) 
Price: 125.00 USD
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137 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE RESTLESS REDHEAD.
MORROW. NY 1954 1954 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
Close to fine in a Vg. dj. (A few corners mildly bumped. Some chipping at spine ends. Short edge tears) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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138 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE SILENT PARTNER.
MORROW. NY 1940 
First Edition. Near fine in a Vg.+ dj. (Interior edges of dj. are tape reinforced. The tape is only discernable at the edges of the dj. flaps. Mild rub spot on rear endpaper. Orange hue on spine of dj . has largely faded to green)  
Price: 350.00 USD
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139 Gardner, Erle Stanley. THE CASE OF THE SINGING SKIRT.
MORROW. NY 1959 1959 First Edition. Hardcover Dust Jacket Included 
REVIEW COPY. (Slip laid-in) Near fine in a Nf. dj. (Mild bumping to corners. A few nicks & edge tears in dj.) Actress Barbara Hale as 'Della Street' is pictured on the back panel. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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140 Gardner, Erle Stanley. The Case of the Terrified Typist.
William Morrow. 1956 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
First edition. Fine in a close to near fine dust jacket. (A few short edge nicks & tears. Couple minute chips in jacket. ) Perry Mason. ; 5 1/4" x 7 3/4"; 243 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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