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Spin the Glass Web

By: Ehrlich, Max

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 141992

Condition: Paperback, VG in pictorial wraps. Bantam #1096, 1st printing


Basis for the 1953 film noir "The Glass Web." Listed in Hubin View more info

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Methinks the Lady

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Duell: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138532

Condition: Fine in a VG Dust Jacket lightly chipped and worn at spine extremities. Small, neat owner's signature on front endpaper


Basis for the classic 1949 film noir "Whirlpool" which was directed by Otto Preminger and starred Gene Tierney, Richard Conte and Jose Ferrer. Uncommon in dust jacket View more info

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Ice Palace

By: Ferber, Edna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133766

Condition: Foxing to endpapers, VG in a VG Dust Jacket. First edition stated


Basis for the 1960 film starring Richard Burton & Robert Ryan View more info

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Casino Royale

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: $600.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150996

Condition: A VG+ copy with a hint of tanning to pages, in a good, price-clipped Dust Jacket missing several chips and with some closed tears. The most notable tear being to the rear panel which has been repaired with two 2-inch pieces of tape


The first James Bond novel View more info

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The Case of the Lucky Legs

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149386

Condition: Very faint, small stain to upper right corner, VG+ (no Dust Jacket)


The third Perry Mason mystery. Basis for the third Perry Mason movie, as well ("The Case of the Lucky Legs," Warner Bros., 1935 starring Warren William). An extremely uncommon first edition View more info

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The Megstone Plot

By: Garve, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155476

Condition: Light foxing to upper edge, else fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket with an internally repaired tear at head of spine


Basis for the excellent 1960 film "A Touch of Larceny" directed by Guy Hamilton and starring James Mason, George Sanders & Vera Miles View more info

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Came the Dawn

By: Garve, Andrew as Bax, Roger

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154318

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket. From the Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios Script Department with labels on front endpaper. Stamped "Vault Copy." Several other stamps present "Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Library Culver City." Jacket spine has a typed label over the title with the American title of the book, "Two If By Sea"


Basis for the 1953 MGM film "Never Let Me Go" directed by Delmer Daves and starring Clark Gable, Gene Tierney, Richard Haydn & Kenneth More. A new Warner Archive DVD of the film version is included View more info

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Les Chateaux Vaudois

By: Grellet, Pierre & Gilliard, Fr‚d‚ric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lausanne, Editions Spes: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128686

Condition: Beautifully bound in quarter brown calf with marbled boards and endpapers; VG (no Dust Jacket)


In French, 270 black & white photographic images View more info

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The Firm

By: Grisham, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114009

ISBN: 0385416342

Condition: Owner's signature, else just about fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Author's second mystery View more info

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Deadlier Than the Male

By: Gunn, James E.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: NY, Duell: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152014

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket with light soiling to rear panel and some spine color fading and light wear to extremities


Author's first mystery and the basis for the classic 1947 film noir "Born to Kill" directed by Robert Wise film and starring Lawrence Tierney and Claire Trevor View more info

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Murder Is My Business

By: Halliday, Brett

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150090

Condition: Uneven color fading to spine, else VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket missing a couple of small chips. Possibly a pre-publication copy since jacket rear flap and back panel are blank. Price has not been clipped from front flap


Miami P.I. Michael Shayne. Basis for the 1946 film of the same title View more info

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Make Room Make Room

By: Harrison, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Ace: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 154946

ISBN: 0441516041

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


Basis for the 1973 Richard Fleischer film "Soylent Green" starring Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson & Leigh Taylor-Young View more info

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The White Dawn

By: Houston, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150242

ISBN: 0151961158

Condition: VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket


The basis for the Philip Kaufman film of 1974 starring Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms & Louis Gossett, Jr View more info

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Crime Unlimited

By: Hume, David

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, McBride: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097616

Condition: VG+ in VG Dust Jacket missing some tiny chips


The author's second Mick Cardby mystery. Basis for an early talkie directed by Ralph Ince View more info

Collusion

By: Irwin, Theodore D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Goodwin: 1932

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 107998

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket)


The author's only mystery is "The Story of a Divorce Detective" and is listed in Hubin. It was the basis for two films in quick succession: "Unknown Blonde" in 1934 and, from MGM, "Age of Indiscretion" in 1935. Then, as now, the studios can't pass up a class story View more info

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The Odor of Violets

By: Kendrick, Baynard

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Little: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149398

Condition: A fine copy in a VG+ Dust Jacket. First Edition stated


The third mystery to feature blind detective Duncan Maclain and the basis for the 1942 MGM film "Eyes in the Night" which starred Edward Arnold, Ann Harding & Donna Reed View more info

The Looking-Glass War

By: Le Carre, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 122120

Condition: VG+ in VG+ price-clipped Dust Jacket


George Smiley. The basis for the 1969 film View more info

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The Looking Glass War

By: Le Carre, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154176

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. First American edition, 7th impression


George Smiley. The basis for the 1969 film View more info

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Ensign O'Toole and Me

By: Lederer, William J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153710

Condition: VG+ in a good Dust Jacket with long closed tear to lower spine


Basis for the 1962 television series "Ensign O'Toole" starring Dean Jones, Jack Albertson and J. C. Flippen View more info

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Elmer Gantry (Movie tie-in edition)

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 149968

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps. Dell # S-10, 3rd printing


Basis for the 1960 Oscar winning film directed by Richard Brooks and starring Burt Lancaster, Shirley Jones & Jean Simmons View more info