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Dirty Money

By: Davis, Marc

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096950

Condition: Mass market paperback original; as new in pictorial wraps. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


Nominated for the Shamus Award. The author's first mystery features P.I. Frank Wolf View more info

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The General

By: Davis, Patrick A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102876

ISBN: 0399144110

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


Author's first mystery set in the Pentagon View more info

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The General

By: Davis, Patrick A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115532

ISBN: 0399144110

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


Author's first mystery set in the Pentagon View more info

Track of the Scorpion

By: Davis, Val

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055552

Condition: Fine in Dust Jacket


Author's first book View more info

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Rogue Island

By: DeSilva, Bruce

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Forge: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137192

ISBN: 0765327260

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. First printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page


Author's first mystery won Edgar and Macavity Awards. Introduces Liam Mulligan View more info

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Hue and Cry

By: Dewey, Thomas B.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Jefferson House: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152238

Condition: Fine in a VG Dust Jacket missing small chips at spine extremities. Hollywood literary agent's copy with their stamp and the penciled signature of the owner of the agency on the front endpaper (and additional agency stamp on rear endpaper)


Author's first mystery introduces Singer Batts View more info

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Ayrshire Murders

By: Dillon, E. R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Farmington Hills MI, Five Star: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150262

ISBN: 1432828789

Condition: New in Dust Jacket. First edition, first printing. First book in series


The author's first book introduces Deputy Kyle Shaw. Mystery set in late 13th century Scotland View more info

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Saratoga Longshot

By: Dobyns, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142034

ISBN: 0689107072

Condition: Faint upper edge stain, else near fine in a fine Dust Jacket


The first Charlie Bradshaw mystery View more info

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Stone McTavish

By: Dreher, Sarah

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Norwich (VT), New Victoria: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134558

Condition: Later printing. Trade paperback, fine in pictorial wraps


The author's first mystery introduces lesbian travel agent Stoner McTavish View more info

The Burning Season

By: Dundee, Wayne D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000079

ISBN: 031201743X

Condition: Fine in VG+ Dust Jacket


The first Joe Hannibal mystery View more info

The Burning Season

By: Dundee, Wayne D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127894

ISBN: 031201743X

Condition: Fine in VG+ Dust Jacket


The first Joe Hannibal mystery View more info

If I Should Die

By: Edwards, Grace F.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 056138

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery, introduces African-American detective Mali Anderson View more info

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The Merchant's House: A Wesley Peterson Mystery

By: Ellis, Kate

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153312

ISBN: 0312205627

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Stated first American edition


The first mystery to feature Detective Sergeant (and amateur archeologist) Wesley Peterson View more info

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The Trial of Vivienne Ware

By: Ellis, Kenneth M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 091537

Condition: VG+-near fine in VG Dust Jacket with light wear to spine extremities


Hubin lists this as the author's second mystery, but jacket evidence makes it appear to be his first. Originally produced as a radio serial. Also the basis of a 1932 Twentieth Century Fox film View more info

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The Knife Edge

By: Ellis, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102134

Condition: Fine in a fine, price-clipped Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery. Shipboard setting View more info

Face Down in the Marrow-Bone Pie

By: Emerson, Kathy Lynn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133394

Condition: Fine in a near fine Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery introduces Susanna, Lady Appleton. Set in 1559 View more info

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One for the Money

By: Evanovich, Janet

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125152

ISBN: 0684196395

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. First edition, 1st printing. No marks or signatures


The author's first mystery, introduces bounty hunter Stephanie Plum View more info

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Family Values

By: Evers, Forrest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145948

ISBN: 0061057835

Condition: Mass market paperback original, new in wraps. Bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in


Suspense View more info

Goodbye, Nanny Gray

By: Eyre, Elizabeth as Stacey, Susannah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Summit: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062392

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery, introduces Inspector Bone View more info

The American Satan

By: Farrell, Kirby

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Walker: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038497

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery, introduces Boston P.I. Duncan Ames View more info