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Like a Hole in the Head

By: Banbury, Jen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102818

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page


Author's first mystery is a bibliomystery. Bookseller buys a Jack London first edition from a dwarf View more info

Like a Hole in the Head

By: Banbury, Jen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054866

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery is a bibliomystery involving a Jack London first edition View more info

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Death by the Book

By: Bartulin, Lenny

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Minotaur: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145776

ISBN: 0312559720

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Laid in is a bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (a small cutout of a handgun with the following penned around the edge: "An extremely rare, limited edition, hand crafted by the author, extra special, signed bookplate #15 of 15"


The author's first mystery is a bibliomystery with a bookseller hero. The first Jack Susko mystery View more info

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The Intrigue at Highbury (or, Emma's Match)

By: Bebris, Carrie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Tor: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149154

ISBN: 0765328216

Condition: Trade paperback, new in wraps. 2nd printing


Bibliomystery featuring Jane Austen's Mr. and Mrs. Darcy View more info

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Treachery in Type

By: Bell, Josephine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Walker: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 141944

ISBN: 0802730396

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in pictorial wraps. First printing as such


Bibliomystery View more info

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The Book Stops Here

By: Carlisle, Kate

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, NAL: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152964

ISBN: 0451415981

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket w/ remainder mark on lower edge


A Bibliophile mystery View more info

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Interred With Their Bones

By: Carrell, Jennifer Lee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134628

ISBN: 0786708778

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


The author's first mystery. "A long-lost work of Shakespeare, newly found...a killer who stages the Bard's extravagant murders as flesh-and-blood realities...a desparate race to find literary gold, and just to stay alive.." View more info

First Prize

By: Cline, Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Mysterious: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063424

Condition: VG+ in VG+ Dust Jacket


Author's first mystery is a bibliomystery featuring "Chess Hanrahan, ex-cop and private eye.." View more info

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Theft of Magna Carta

By: Creasey, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Award Books: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 149752

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps


An Inspector Roger West biblio-mystery View more info

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Arrow Pointing Nowhere

By: Daly, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Felony & Mayhem: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 137220

ISBN: 1934609242

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in pictorial wraps


A Henry Gamadge bibliomystery originally published in 1944 View more info

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Death and Letters

By: Daly, Elizabeth

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148010

Condition: Near fine in a VG to VG+ Dust Jacket with some very light spine wear


Henry Gamadge bibliomystery View more info

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Enter Sir John

By: Dane, Clemence & Simpson, Helen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Cosmopolitan: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150168

Condition: Some faint stains to rear endpaper, else VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket with minor spine color fading and missing a minute chip at upper spine corner


Bibliomystery and the basis for the 1930 Alfred Hitchcock film "Murder!" The 1932 sequel to this book, RE-ENTER SIR JOHN, is a Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone title View more info

It Can't Be My Grave

By: Dean, S. F. X.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Walker: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128994

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Prof. Neil Kelly. Bibliomystery involving a lost sixteenth-century manuscript View more info

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A Three-Pipe Problem

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan Symons, Julian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 134778

ISBN: 014010903X

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in pictorial wraps


An actor who plays Sherlock Holmes on screen thinks he is Holmes when off screen. A murder investigation leads him to an adult book store View more info

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The Bookman's Wake

By: Dunning, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136280

ISBN: 0684800039

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket


The second Cliff Janeway mystery. A bibliomystery involving a rare edition of Edgar Allan Poe's THE RAVEN View more info

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Booked to Die

By: Dunning, John

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146190

ISBN: 0684193833

Condition: An exceptionally fine, bright copy of the 1st printing in Dust Jacket. SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the half title page just days after publication: "For Tanya. Your father's not in here much, to his dismay. But all the people he had to do business with are. Best, John Dunning 1-19-92" Also inscribed on the front endpaper: "Dear Tanya - Here's a bit of my Sordid Past - a fascinating adventure with both squalid and sublime completely intermingled - Love, Stephen Jan 19, 1992." An enigmatic association copy


The first Clifford Janeway bibliomystery View more info

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The Bookman's Wake

By: Dunning, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 158534

ISBN: 0684800039

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. SIGNED (not inscribed) BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. First edition, 1st printing


The second Cliff Janeway bibliomystery View more info

The Will and Last Testament of Constance Cobble

By: Forbes, Stanton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Crime Club: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104880

Condition: Remainder mark on lower edge, else fine in Dust Jacket


Bibliomystery about a mystery writer who finds a real life murder similar to the book she is writing. Set on St. Martin View more info

The Will and Last Testament of Constance Cobble

By: Forbes, Stanton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Crime Club: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 127874

Condition: Remainder mark on lower edge, VG+ in VG+ in Dust Jacket


Bibliomystery about a mystery writer who finds a real life murder similar to the book she is writing. Set on St. Martin View more info

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Three Thirds of a Ghost

By: Fuller, Timothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Popular Library: (1941)

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 148328

Condition: Mass market paperback, VG+ in wraps except for faint price penned to front cover


The second Jupiter Jones mystery. Bibliomystery View more info