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Mysteries and Crime

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Literature:Fiction:Mysteries and Crime

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1 Allingham, Margery Take Two at Bedtime (Wanted: Someone Innocent, and Last Act)
London Heinemann 1965 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Duodecimo 
186 pp. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Faint tanning and a few tiny splotches to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Death Upon a Spear, Brown, Hosanna (R.M.W. Dixon)
2 Brown, Hosanna (R.M.W. Dixon) Death Upon a Spear
London Victor Gollancz 1986 0575037539 / 9780575037533 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Small Octavo 
Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Faint stain to lower corner of dustjacket. Faint foxing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Gollancz Thriller series. "The solution is as surprising as everything else about this splendidly original story -- which in spite of its light-heartedness, can also be serious and revealing about the condition of the Aborigines in white Australia." 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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3 Carter Brown Charlie Sent Me
Sydney Horwitz 1963 First Thus Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
130pp. "Television's top-rated comedian planned a private eye gimmick which turned into mayhem when the hood walked in and said..." "First Release!". Page margins yellowed, wraps rather worn and creased, particularly at spine and corners. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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The Lady in the Lake, Chandler, Raymond
4 Chandler, Raymond The Lady in the Lake
Melbourne Hamish Hamilton 1946 Australian Edition Cloth Good No Jacket 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
212 pp. Light general wear to brown cloth boards. Spine lightly sunned. Cheap postwar paper browned throughout, esp. on edges of text block. Small dent in fore edge. Solidly bound. Old bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Internally unmarked, uncreased. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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5 Chesterton, G.K. The Innocence of Father Brown
Harmondsworth Penguin 1958 Reprint Paperback Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
248 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Split on spine, corner of title page torn off, cover chipped and marked, spine worn 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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6 Chesterton, G.K. The Innocence of Father Brown
Harmondsworth Penguin 1967 Reprint Paperback Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
248 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Cover whole but worn and creased, spine creased and canted, previous bookstore stamp on ffep., date stamp. Text block is clean. 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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7 Clancy, Laurie Night Parking
Northcote, Victoria, Australia Bystander Press 1999 1876044284 / 9781876044282 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vii, 157 pp. Light edgewear, incl. small pink stain to lower edge; otherwise as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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8 Conan Doyle, Arthur The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes
Harmondsworth Penguin 1973 Reprint Paperback Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
254 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Spine slightly worn, pages yellowed, some marks on rear pages, slight damage to corners of front and rear covers. 
Price: 6.60 AUD
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9 Cook, Robin The Crust on Its Uppers
London Hutchinson New Authors Limited 1962 First Hard Cover Good Fair Octavo 
189 pp. General and edgewear to price-clipped dw including creasing, rubbing, closed tears and chips. Foxing to edges of text block and eps. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Gift notes on ffep. Humourous crime fiction. Includes glossary of rhyming slang. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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Unusual Behaviour, Cooper, Lettice
10 Cooper, Lettice Unusual Behaviour
London Victor Gollancz 1986 0575038624 / 9780575038622 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
175 pp. Very light general wear to unclipped dj. Faint foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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11 Crispin, Edmund The Moving Toyshop
Harmondsworth Penguin 1958 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
205 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Some very minor marks on the lower corner of front cover and top edge, some wear to spine. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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12 Crispin, Edmund The Moving Toyshop
Harmondsworth Penguin 1981 0140013156 / 9780140013153 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
205 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Weakened along gutter, strong yellowing of inside front cover 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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13 Ellin, Stanley Dreadful Summit: A Novel of Suspense
Harmondsworth Penguin 1964 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
127 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Spine slightly canted, some wear along edges of spine 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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14 Engel, Howard Murder on Location: A Ben Cooperman Mystery
Harmondsworth Penguin 1986 Reprint Paperback Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
221 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Damage to gutter has loosened lower edges of pages, rear cover creased 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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15 Engel, Howard The Suicide Murders: A Benny Cooperman Mystery
Harmondsworth Penguin 1989 0140077405 / 9780140077407 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
200 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Slight wear to spine, some light creasing 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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16 Ferrars, E. X. The Pretty Pink Shroud
Harmondsworth Penguin 1979 0140049940 / 9780140049947 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
186 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Some wear along spine and edges. 
Price: 6.60 AUD
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17 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Case of the Careless Kitten
Harmondsworth Penguin 1961 Reprint Paperback Fair+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
205 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Ink lines on cover, corners of cover bent, lower spine torn, spine slightly canted 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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18 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Case of the Mischievous Doll
London The Thriller Book Club 1968 Reprint Cloth Over Boards Good+ Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
223 pgs. DW now protected, not price clipped, has small chips and tears along edges. Book has bumped corners, interior is clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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19 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Case of the Mythical Monkey
London The Thriller Book Club 1966 Reprint Cloth Over Boards Good+ Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
234 pgs. DW now protected, not price clipped. Book is clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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20 Gilbert, Michael The Night of the Twelfth
Harmondsworth Penguin 1978 0140046151 / 9780140046151 Reprint Paperback Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
223 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Cover damaged where price sticker removed, small ink scratched on resale price, worn along edge of spine, slight uniform yellowing of edges of text block. 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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