Category: Mystery - Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone Titles

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A Coffin for Dimitrios

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151566

ISBN: 0553067044

Condition: Mass market paperback, VG+ in wraps. 1st printing


A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone and the basis for the 1944 film directed by Jean Negulesco and starring Sydney Greenstreet and Peter Lorre View more info

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Trial and Error

By: Berkeley, Anthony

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Crime Club: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138142

Condition: ADVANCE COPY (issued to the trade), VG in printed wraps. Foxing to edges, light wear to spine


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Very uncommon edition View more info

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Little Caesar

By: Burnett, W. R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Penzler: (1996)

Edition: Facsimile of the First Edition

Seller ID: 111838

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


An exact facsimile of the Lincoln-MacVeagh/Dial Press first edition originally published in 1929. Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Author's first mystery View more info

Little Caesar

By: Burnett, W. R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1951

Edition: Paperback reprint

Seller ID: 121564

Condition: Large bookshop stamp on front cover, else near fine in pictorial wraps (Avon #329)


Author's first mystery is also an Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Hardboiled classic and the basis for the famous movie View more info

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Little Caesar

By: Burnett, W. R.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: NY, Dial: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138570

Condition: A VG or better, solid copy without the rare Dust Jacket


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Author's first mystery and basis for Mervyn LeRoy's 1931 classic film which starred Edward G. Robinson and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr View more info

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The Crooked Hinge

By: Carr, John Dickson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Collier: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 152578

Condition: Mass market paperback, VG+ in wraps. (Collier 01851, 3rd printing)


Gideon Fell locked room mystery originally published in 1938. Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title View more info

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Laura

By: Caspary, Vera

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Feminist Press: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 154932

ISBN: 1558615059

Condition: Trade paperback, new in pictorial wraps. First printing of this edition


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title and basis for Otto Preminger's classic 1944 film noir starring Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews and Clifton Webb View more info

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Wisteria Cottage

By: Coates, Robert M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 120356

Condition: Browning to endpapers, owner's inscription; VG in a VG Dust Jacket missing some shallow chips


A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Set on Long Island. Basis for the 1958 film "Edge of Fury" View more info

Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector

By: de la Torre, Lillian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1985

Edition: Reissue, 1st as such

Seller ID: 000835

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone / Queen's Quorum title. Historical short stories featuring Dr. Johnson View more info

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Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector

By: de la Torre, Lillian

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 073345

Condition: Shadow on endpaper where plate removed, else VG+- near fine in VG+ Dust Jacket


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone / Queen's Quorum title. Historical short stories featuring Dr. Johnson View more info

Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector

By: de la Torre, Lillian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1985

Edition: Reissue, 1st as such

Seller ID: 132778

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone / Queen's Quorum title. Historical short stories featuring Dr. Johnson View more info

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Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector

By: de la Torre, Lillian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1946

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 143754

Condition: VG+ in a good+ Dust Jacket missing some small chips


A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone and Queen's Quorum selection. The first book of Johnson mystery short stories View more info

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The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: NY, George H. Doran: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150998

Condition: Some uneven color fading to spine, else VG+ in a good+ Dust Jacket missing lower two inches of spine and three small chips to front panel. The book is the first impression with the Doran colophon on the copyright page. The jacket is also first impression with the publisher's three-part blurb on the lower rear panel


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title View more info

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The Case of the Sulky Girl

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1936

Edition: Early reprint

Seller ID: 148580

Condition: Light foxing to upper edge and rear endpaper, else near fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket with a couple of tiny closed tears and light foxing to rear panel. Third printing of the British edition dated January, 1936 on the copyright page. 2/6 price on spine. A bright and attactive copy


The second Perry Mason mystery. Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title View more info

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The Case of the Sulky Girl

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149390

Condition: Some of the usual browning to endpapers, light bump to rear cover edge; VG to VG+ (no Dust Jacket). Red lettering and topstain still bright


The second Perry Mason mystery, Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title. Uncommon first edition View more info

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The Leavenworth Case

By: Green, Anna Katharine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dover: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 152428

ISBN: l

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket). Owner's bookplate and stamp on front endpaper


Introduction by Michele Slung. Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title View more info

The Bellamy Trial

By: Hart, Frances Noyes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029204

Condition: Spine repaired, fair-good copy only (no Dust Jacket)


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title View more info

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A Taste for Honey

By: Heard, H. F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1946

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 109312

Condition: Slight spine roll, else fine in pictorial wraps (Avon #108)


The first Mr. Mycroft mystery and a Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone title. Boris Karloff: "A triumph of ingenuity" View more info

The Gentle Grafter

By: Henry, O.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: (1908)

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 143788

Condition: A VG copy that has been professionally rebacked with new endpapers (no Dust Jacket)


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone/Queen's Quorum title View more info

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Was it Murder?

By: Hilton, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 139992

Condition: Mass market paperback, VG in pictorial wraps (Bantam #29)


Haycraft Queen Cornerstone title first published as by Glen Trevor. Also published as MURDER A SCHOOL. Pictorial endpapers View more info