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41 Burke, James Lee. Heaven's Prisoners.
New York Holt. 1988 0805006656 / 9780805006650 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition. SIGNED by James Lee Burke on title page. Fien in fine dust jacket. SECOND Dave Robicheaux novel. ; 6" x 8 3/4" 
Price: 375.00 USD
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42 Burke, James Lee. In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead.
New York HYPERION. 1993 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. SIGNED by James Lee Burke on title page. Very close to fine in fine dust jacket. (A few tiny specks of foxing at top edge. ) A Dave Robicheaux novel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 344 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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43 Burke, James Lee. JOLI BLON'S BOUNCE.
NY SIMON & SCHUSTER. 2002 First Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. About fine in plain yellow printed wrappers. (Number "6" noted in red ink on spine) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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44 Burke, James Lee. The Lost Get-Back Boogie.
Baton Rouge Louisiana State University 1986 0807113344 / 9780807113349 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. SIGNED by James Lee Burke on title page. Near fine in price-clipped close to fine dust jacket. (Couple corner tips lightly nudged. 3 faint specks of foxing at top edge. A few spots of mild rubbing on un-coated jacket. ) ; 6 1/4" x 9 1/4"; 241 pages 
Price: 375.00 USD
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45 Burke, James Lee. Wayfaring Stranger.
New York Simon and Schuster. 2014 1476710791 / 9781476710792 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED by James Lee Burke on title page. Fine in dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 437 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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46 Burnett, W. R. The Asphalt Jungle.
New York Pocket Books. 1949 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
First Paperback Edition. About fine in pictorial printed wrappers. Almost 'as new' in stunningly fresh condition. Basis for the John Huston noir classic. (B) ; 4 1/4" X 6 1/2"; 247 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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47 Burnett, W.R. IRON MAN.
NY DIAL. 1930 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Very good+ or better copy in deep blue cloth in a good only dj. (Chipping at edges of dj. Priceclip) Burnett's SECOND book. Basis for 2 film adaptations. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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48 Burnett, W.R. LITTLE CAESAR.
MODERN AGE BOOKS. NY 1938 1938 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First paperback edition. Near fine in digest size printed wrappers, laid-into a paper jacket. (Front flap is neatly detached, otherwise a trifle bit of shelf wear to jacket & one tiny chip at base of front cover. A few minor nicks at edges of pages in text. Paper darkening. ) 
Price: 125.00 USD
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49 Burnett, W.R. NOBODY LIVES FOREVER.
NY ARMED SERVICES EDITIONS. 1945 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
First Armed Services edition. Very good+ to near fine copy in oblong printed wrappers. (Hint of color fading at spine. Paper in the text age toned as always. ) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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50 Burnett, W.R. (Writing as John Monahan) BIG STAN.
NY GOLD MEDAL. 1953 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
A paperback original. About fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Text age toned) Sharp copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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51 Cain, James M. GALATEA.
KNOPF. NY 1953 1953 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First edition. Near fine in very good+ dust jacket. (Tape stains on jacket flaps. Light creasing at edges of jacket. ) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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52 Cain, James M. LOVE'S LOVELY COUNTERFEIT.
NY: MURDER MYSTERY MONTHLY. 1947 1947 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
First Separate Edition. Splendid copy in Nf. pictorial printed wrappers. (Paper in text lightly age toned) Terrific cover art. Basis for the Allan Dwan film "Slightly Scarlet." 
Price: 250.00 USD
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53 Cain, James M. The Cocktail Waitress.
London Titan Books/Hard Case Crime. 2012 1781160325 / 9781781160329 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Fine in fine dust jacket. (270pp. ) Stephen King blurb on jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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54 Cain, James M. THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE.
POCKET BOOKS. NY 1947 1947 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
First Pocket Books edition. Near fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Lamination peeling at edges. Mild spine lean. Page corner creased.) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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55 Cain, James M. THREE OF A KIND.
KNOPF. NY 1943 1943 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Very good+ copy in very good price clipped '2nd.' issue jacket. (Stamped price of $2.50 at bottom corner of front DJ. Flap. Rear cover features a short essay by Cain. Gilt on spine rubbed. Exceedingly faint erasure on front end paper. Bottom edge of cloth lightly shelf soiled. A few chips at edges of DJ. Short edge tears) Features the FIRST book appearance of "Double Indemnity." ; 327 pages 
Price: 300.00 USD
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56 Cain, James M. & MacDonald, Ross. (Contributors) JEALOUS WOMAN.
NY: AVON. 1950 1950 First Edition. 
A trade-size paperback original. Fine in stapled pictorial printed wrappers. Rare this nice. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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57 Cain, James M. (Contributor) FOR MEN ONLY.
CLEVELAND: WORLD. 1944 1944 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Limited Edition. One of 500 numbered copies. Close to fine in tan & brown cloth, with gilt top edge, without dj. as issued. First publication of Cain's story " The Girl In The Storm." Also stories by Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck & many others. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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58 Cain, Paul. (Text) Faust, Irvin. (Afterword) FAST ONE.
CARBONDALE SOUTHERN ILLINOIS. 1978 First Edition. 
First New Edition (after the original first printing by Doubleday in 1933) Fine in a close to fine priceclipped dj. (Couple of short edge nicks & traces of light shelfwear to dj.) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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59 Cannon, Curt. (a.k.a. Ed McBain) I LIKE 'EM TOUGH.
GREENWICH GOLD MEDAL. 1958 First Edition Paperback. Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A paperback original. SIGNED 'Curt Cannon' by Ed McBain on title page. A very good+ copy in pictorial printed wrappers. (Faint damp stain at head of front endpaper and text. Not messy. Paper age toned. Light shef wear) Gerry Powell cover art. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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60 Cannon, Curt. (a.k.a. Ed McBain) I'M CANNON-FOR HIRE.
GREENWICH GOLD MEDAL. 1958 First Edition; First Printing Paperback. Fine with no dust jacket 
A paperback original. SIGNED 'Curt Cannon' by Ed McBain on title page. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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