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The Levanter, Ambler, Eric
1 The Levanter
Ambler, Eric
New York Atheneum 1972 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean green and white cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, with slightest hint of lean. Pages and edges are clean. Clean olive green endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 307 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspenseful story of survival against a group of criminal extortionists, set in the Middle East. 8vo. Fiction. 017308

Price: 40.00 USD
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Foamers, Berson, Jon
2 Foamers
Berson, Jon
New York Scribner 1997 0-684-83586-X / 9780684835860 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean red boards with clean gray spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 383 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one very short closed edge tear at top of rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of suspense about a train fanatic who masterminds high-profile train accidents. Approx 8" x 6". Mystery. 016860

Price: 15.00 USD
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First Team, Bond, Larry and Jim DeFelice
3 First Team
Bond, Larry and Jim DeFelice
New York, New York, U.S.A. Forge (Tom Doherty Associates) 2004 0-765-30711-1 / 9780765307118 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean red cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 365 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; vertical crease to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspenseful thriller involving international intelligence and the war on terror. 8vo. Fiction. 016633

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Da Vinci Code, Brown, Dan
4 The Da Vinci Code
Brown, Dan
Doubleday & Co. 2003 0-385-50420-9 / 9780385504201 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
True first edition, first printing, with number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 and April 2003 First Edition on copyright page. "DOUBLEDAY/New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland" on the title page. First Edition, First Printing points are present, including mis-spelling of "skitoma" on page 243. Very clean black boards with bright gold lettering on black cloth spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 454 pgs. Correct first edition book size: 9 1/2" by 6 1/4" by 1 3/8". Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Slight narrow corner crease to front inside flap. Original five reviews on back panel of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true first edition of Dan Brown's blockbuster sensation. 013886

Price: 350.00 USD
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The Da Vinci Code, Brown, Dan
5 The Da Vinci Code
Brown, Dan
New York Doubleday & Co. 2003 0-385-50420-9 / 9780385504201 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Small bump to one corner tip; very slight surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight, no cracking, with very slight lean. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper. 454 pgs. April 2003 First Edition and full number line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 on copyright page. "DOUBLEDAY/New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland" on the title page. All first edition, first printing points present, including mis-spelling of "skitoma" on pg. 243. Correct first edition book size: 9 1/2" by 6 1/4" by 1 3/8". Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, slight vertical crease to front inside flap. 015431

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Night Hawk, Cory, Desmond
6 The Night Hawk
Cory, Desmond
London Hodder & Stoughton 1969 340 10856 8 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printed 1969" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold letteirng on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 189 pgs. Clean jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, hint of very light edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Psychological thriller involving a scholar-assassin. 018797

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Other Passenger, Cross, John Keir
7 The Other Passenger
Cross, John Keir
London John Westhouse 1944 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Bruce Angrave, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold letteirng on spine. A few spots of slight surface wear at base of spine; corners are sharp. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 274 pgs. with color illustrated plates by Bruce Angrave. Clean dustjacket with price intact has tiny chips at top and bottom spine edge, very slight edge wear and a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Macabre stories unite with Bruce Angrave's haunting drawing to create a fascinating book. 8vo. Horror. 015607

Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Wilderness of Mirrors
Davies, Linda
Doubleday 1996 0-385-48038-5 / 9780385480383 Stated First Edition Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
Dark Royal Blue Boards with Dark Royal Blue cloth spine and Copper color lettering. Copper colored front free endpapers. No names, writing or book plate or marks. 355 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - enclosed in an new archival quality Mylar cover. Gift Quality. AS NEW 8vo. Modern First Edition. 002305

Price: 10.00 USD
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Element of Risk, Derby, Mark
9 Element of Risk
Derby, Mark
New York Viking Press 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking, with very slight lean. Pages and edges are clean, with yellow top-stained page edges (hint of dust speckling to top page edges). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight edge wear and two very short closed tears at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of danger and intrigue by the author of "Afraid of the Dark." 8vo. Mystery. 014068

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Lucifer Cell, Fennerton, William
10 The Lucifer Cell
Fennerton, William
New York Atheneum 1968 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 306 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A provocative and spellbinding political thriller, the author creates a disturbingly real society of the future which serves as a powerful warning to the present. 8vo. Fiction. 013996

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Rare Adventure, Fergusson, Bernard
11 The Rare Adventure
Fergusson, Bernard
New York Rinehart & Co. 1954 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black boards with orange and white lettering on spine. Hint of slight wear to top and bottom spine edge, corners are sharp. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight tanning). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Publisher's emblem on copyright page, indicating first printing. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A fine British adventure/intrigue novel set in the Middle East. 015675

Price: 12.00 USD
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Eight Days, Fielding, Gabriel
12 Eight Days
Fielding, Gabriel
New York William Morrow 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names or bookplates. 370 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, slightest faint hint of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of suspense and intrigue set in an international zone on the northern tip of Africa. The zone is a law unto itself; violence and blackmail the order of the day. William Chance, a prison doctor and recent convert to Catholicism, comes for a holiday into this highly charged atmosphere. 6" x 8-1/4". Fiction. 017128

Price: 30.00 USD
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Trial Run, Francis, Dick
13 Trial Run
Francis, Dick
New York Harper & Row 1978 0-06-011383-9 / 9780060113834 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark green boards with black cloh spine, silver lettering on spine. Hint of light wear to board edges. No bumping. Binding is tight, with slight lean. Pages are clean and bright; clean endpapers (illustrated with maps); no names, writing or bookplates. 246 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one tiny 1/4" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The Olympic Games make a spell-binding setting for this Dick Francis novel--the familiar Francis horseracing atmosphere is there, but in second place this time to the marvelous Russian setting. 8vo. Mystery. 013148

Price: 30.00 USD
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Tsing-Boom, Freeling, Nicolas
14 Tsing-Boom
Freeling, Nicolas
New York/Evanston Harper & Row 1969 Stated First U.S. Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black boards with clean gray cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No bumping, tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of faint soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspense story set in Vietnam. 8vo. Fiction. 013749

Price: 15.00 USD
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Flash Point, Gilbert, Michael
15 Flash Point
Gilbert, Michael
New York Harper & Row 1974 0-06-011518-1 / 9780060115180 Stated First U.S. Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First U.S. Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean red boards with clean blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no previous owner markings. 218 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), no tears, faintest hint of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A disturbing and entertaining political suspense novel. 018846

Price: 25.00 USD
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The 92nd Tiger, Gilbert, Michael
16 The 92nd Tiger
Gilbert, Michael
Harper & Row 1973 0-06-011533-5 / 9780060115333 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good++ Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No wear, very slight shallow bump to board edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 212 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, a few tiny faint spots to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 012225

Price: 15.00 USD
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Frankenstein's Hamster: Ten Spine-Tingling Tales, Griffiths, Barbara
17 Frankenstein's Hamster: Ten Spine-Tingling Tales
Griffiths, Barbara
New York Dial Books 1992 0-8037-0952-8 / 9780803709522 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean gray/blue boards with gray cloth spine, red lettering on spine. Very slight edge wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 114 pgs. Illustrations by the author. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has several closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Children's. 012285

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Woman with No Past, Groussard, Serge
18 The Woman with No Past
Groussard, Serge
New York E. P. Dutton 1954 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded rose colored cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of slightest wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 283 pgs. Translated from the French by Daphne Woodward. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny spine corner chips, very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Winner of the Prix Femina in france, this is a haunting novel of character, atmosphere and suspense laid against a background of the canals of Northern France. 8vo. Mystery. 015840

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Temptation of Adam, Gruber, Helmut
19 The Temptation of Adam
Gruber, Helmut
New York Everest House 1979 0-89696-036-6 / 9780896960367 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean red boards with black lettering on spine. blind stamped lettering on cover. Hint of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 263 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Professor Adam Molnar, wise and worldly at 50, finds an innocent-looking airport shop parcel that is filled with money. He keeps the money and sets into motion a deadly game--a game without rules, with his survival as the only prize. 8vo. Fiction. 012730

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Powder Barrel, Haggard, William
20 The Powder Barrel
Haggard, William
New York Ives Washburn, Publisher 1965 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition. Clean unfaded orange boards with black lettering on spine. Tiny bump to base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 184 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of slight edge wear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of political intrigue set in the Middle East. 8vo. Fiction. 017326

Price: 30.00 USD
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