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Mysteries and Crime

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Literature:Fiction:Mysteries and Crime

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1 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
2 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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3 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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4 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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5 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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6 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: 25.00 AUD
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Unusual Behaviour, Cooper, Lettice
7 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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8 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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9 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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10 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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11 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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12 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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13 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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14 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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The Case of the Mischievous Doll, Gardner, Erle Stanley
15 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Case of the Mischievous Doll
London The Thriller Book Club 1968 Reprint Cloth Over Boards Very Good Good 12 mo 
223 pgs. Dustjacket now protected, not price clipped, has small chips and tears along edges. Book has bumped corners, interior is clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Case of the Mythical Monkey, Gardner, Erle Stanley
16 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Case of the Mythical Monkey
London The Thriller Book Club 1966 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
234 pgs. Dustjacket now protected, not price clipped. Book is clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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17 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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18 Gores, Joe Gone, No Forwarding
London Gollancz 1979 0575025352 / 9780575025356 First British Cloth Good+ Good+ Small Octavo 
200 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, unclipped, has publisher price sticker over printed price on front flap. DW lightly sunned, a little grubby along top edge. Book has slight dust foxing to top edge, but interior is bright, clean, tightly bound. "A cleverly plotted novel that continues to feature Daniel Kearny Associates the car repossession agency that has already provided the unusual background for two previous thrillers, 'Dead Skip' and 'Final Notice'." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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19 Grayson, Richard The Murders at Impasse Louvain
London Gollancz 1978 0575025492 / 9780575025493 First Thus Cloth Good+ Good+ Small Octavo 
158 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, unclipped, has publisher price sticker over printed price on front flap. DW lightly sunned, a bit of edgewear. Book has slightly grubby edges, but interior is bright, clean, tightly bound. "A delicious 'period' detective story: Paris at the turn of the century, and a plot that echoes a real-life scandal." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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20 Haggard, William Slow Burner
Harmondsworth Penguin 1965 Reprint Paperback Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
159 pp. Green Penguin (Crime/Mystery). Yellowing of edges of text block, spine canted 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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