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In the Suicide Mountains, Gardner, John
1 In the Suicide Mountains
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394418808 / 9780394418803 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Joe Servello, Illustrator 
Collectible quality stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue boards with blind-stamped decoration, clean white cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Joe Servello. 159 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, a few very short closed edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover 024056

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Client, Grisham, John
2 The Client
Grisham, John
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1993 0-385-42471-X / 9780385424714 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean charcoal gray boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, slightest hint of surface wear to spine cloth corners, no fraying, no tears. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Old price in ink on upper corner of front free endpaper. 422 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has slight wear and short closed at top spine corners, small 1/4" scratch to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Early Grisham novel about an eleven-year-old boy who witnesses the bizarre suicide of a New orleans attorney. Just before he dies, the lawyer tells Mark a deadly secret concerning the recent murder of a Louisiana Senator. Made into a film (1994) starring Susan Sarandon and Tom Lee Jones. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". Mystery. 017228

Price: 20.00 USD
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In A Wild Sanctuary, Harrison, William
3 In A Wild Sanctuary
Harrison, William
New York William Morrow 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine very good + Jacket Signed
Very clean black boards with orange and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half-title page. No other writing or marks. Clean rust-red endpapers. 320 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about four graduate students and their suicide pact. 010945

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Forrestal Diaries, Millis, Walter (Editor)
4 The Forrestal Diaries
Millis, Walter (Editor)
New York Viking Press 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"Published by the Viking Press in October 1951" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with red cloth spine, gold title on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 581 pp. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Jacket is not price clipped (5.00 on front inside flap), has small chip at upper right corner of front panel (size of half a dime), surface wear and one tiny chip (grain of rice) at rear spine fold, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Drawn from the fifteen loose-leaf diaries left at the White House by James Forrestal shortly before his suicide. Kept for his private information and not intended for publication, the diaries cover his personal involvement as Secretary of the Navy and first Secretary of Defense, in the national and world issues of the critical years following World War II. 019587

Price: 30.00 USD
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Not To Be Opened (The Grierson Mystery), Osbourne, Lloyd
5 Not To Be Opened (The Grierson Mystery)
Osbourne, Lloyd
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1928 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in scarce original jacket. U.S. Title of "The Grierson Mystery" first published in the U.K. by Heinemann (1928). Very clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1931) neatly penned on front free endpaper; no other marks. 340 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has one short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful girl is followed wherever she goes for reasons she does not understand; enter a young Englishman with a score of war medals, no job, a sense of humor and a clue to Roberta's pursuers. Then - a suicide, which proves to be something else. The story moves from a ranch in the Canadian Northwest to a a great scheme afoot in Africa, with scenes in the heart of London, where the puzzle is solved. 021966

Price: 195.00 USD
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The Monster of Florence, Preston, Douglas
6 The Monster of Florence
Preston, Douglas
New York Grand Central Publishing 2008 0446581194 / 9780446581196 First Unknown Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (First Printing, with full number line on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean ivory boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 322 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A remarkable and harrowing true story of murder, mutiliation, suicide, and vengeance. 026699

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