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13 1/2, Barr, Nevada
1 13 1/2
Barr, Nevada
New York Vanguard Press 2009 1593155530 / 9781593155537 Hardcover Fine Signed
Clean, brand new softcover ARC (Advanced Reader's Copy) of author's latest book, flat-signed by Nevada Barr on title page. 320 pp. A family is murdered by an eleven-year old boy in Minnesota. Released at age seventeen, the murderer heads south to New Orleans where his life intersects with that of Polly, a young mother who is helping to rebuild her adopted city. A taught and terrifying psychological thriller. 018271

Price: 65.00 USD
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Small Town, Block, Lawrence
2 Small Town
Block, Lawrence
New York Morrow 2003 0060011904 / 9780060011901 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author on title page. Very clean blue boards with dark blue spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of light bumping to spine ends, corner tips are sharp and unworn; binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. 464 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, one small light surface scratch (1") on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A thriller set on the streets of New York City. 018677

Price: 30.00 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 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
New York Doubleday & Co. 2003 0-385-50420-9 / 9780385504201 First 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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5 Close to Shore: A True Story of Terror in an Age of Innocence
Capuzzo, Michael
New York Broadway Books 2001 0-7679-0413-0 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean blue boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 317 pgs. with bibliography. Clean bright unchipped dustjacket has not been price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Combining rich historical detail and a harrowing, pulse-pounding narrative, Close to Shore brilliantly re-creates the summer of 1916, when a rogue great white shark attached swimmers along the New Jersey Shore..." 8vo. Thriller. 008612

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Bat that Flits, Collins, Norman
6 The Bat that Flits
Collins, Norman
New York / Boston Duell, Sloan, & Pierce / Little Brown 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.S. Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering and small illustration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 246 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears and mere hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A thriller involving bacteriological warfare at a government station for research in the West Country of Cornwall. 018654

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Night Hawk, Cory, Desmond
7 The Night Hawk
Cory, Desmond
London Hodder & Stoughton 1969 340 10856 8 First 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 Legacy of Ladysmith, Crane, John Kenny
8 The Legacy of Ladysmith
Crane, John Kenny
Linden Press/Simon & Schuster 1986 0-671-60586-0 / 9780671605865 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket Signed
Blue gray boards with charcoal gray cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. INSCRIBED, dated and SIGNED by author on half-title. 398 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has not been price clipped, and is enclosed in new archival quality mylar cove. "The Legacy of Ladysmith" is at once a historical tragedy and a contemporary thriller. It vaults from the brutal battlefields of the Boer War to the unquiet halls of Castle Menzies in present-day Scotland." 8vo. Historical Fiction. 009430

Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Wilderness of Mirrors
Davies, Linda
Doubleday 1996 0-385-48038-5 / 9780385480383 First 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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The Lucifer Cell, Fennerton, William
10 The Lucifer Cell
Fennerton, William
New York Atheneum 1968 First 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 92nd Tiger, Gilbert, Michael
11 The 92nd Tiger
Gilbert, Michael
Harper & Row 1973 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or bookplates. 212 pgs. Dustjacket is unclipped, has chip at base of spine (maximum 1/3"), two tiny closed tears at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Adventure. 005590

Price: 15.00 USD
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12 The Linz Tattoo
Guild, Nicholas
McGraw-Hill 1986 0-07-025112-6 / 9780070251120 First Hardbound Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
333 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - new mylar cover Very clean, bright, tight book with no names or writing inside. Dustjacket clean, unclipped, unchipped, no creasing or marks. 8vo. Thriller. 002222

Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Hazardous Duty: America's Most Decorated Living Soldier Reports from the Front and Tells It the Way It Is
Hackworth, Colonel David H. (with Tom Mathews)
New York William Morrow 1996 0-688-14718-6 / 9780688147181 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 350 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A real life, non-fiction thriller set in the ruins of Bosnia and the Sands of Saudi Arabia. War/Military. 009665

Price: 10.00 USD
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Attack on the Queen, Henrick, Richard P.
14 Attack on the Queen
Henrick, Richard P.
New York Avon Books 1997 0-380-97422-3 / 9780380974221 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 2 
Very clean red boards with clean black spine, bright gold 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. 368 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has one very small closed tear (1/2" or less) at base rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. By the author of "Crimson Tide" this is a gripping epic thriller of apocalyptic terror on the high seas. 013208

Price: 10.00 USD
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They Called Him Death, Hume, David
15 They Called Him Death
Hume, David
New York D. Appleton Century Company 1935 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Beautiful first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. First printing with (1) on last page. Very clean purple ribbed cloth boards with gold skull on cover and spine, gold lettering on spine (gold is bright and unchipped). No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean blank light green endpapers; lots of dust-speckling to top text block edges. No names, writing or bookplates. 280 pages. Really nice illustrated dust jacket (by Ferdinand Warren) is bright, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), no chips, slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A new detective firm (Cardby & Son Detective Agency) is introduced in this mystery thriller. Cardby Senior has retired from Scotland Yard and with his son has opened a private detective agency. Their first client is a peer whose daughter, a drug addict, has disappeared. He offers them a thousand pounds if they bring her back within seven days, together with the man who supplied the drugs. 027812

Price: 125.00 USD
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All the Beautiful Sinners, Jones, Stephen Graham
16 All the Beautiful Sinners
Jones, Stephen Graham
New York Rugged Land 2003 1-590-71008-8 / 9781590710081 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean, unfaded black boards with clean black cloth spine, silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 486 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A thriller involving a manhunt for an American Indian suspect, set in the American southwest. 8vo. Fiction. 016538

Price: 14.00 USD
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Berlin at Midnight, Joseph, Robert
17 Berlin at Midnight
Joseph, Robert
New York Greenberg 1948 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with hint of browning to edges. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean but slightly yellowed with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 292 pgs. Clean dustjacket (slight browning to edges), not price clipped, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a man who had been born and educated in Berlin. With the advent of Hitler, he was sent to the U.S. to be educated. As Hitler prepared for war, his parents urged him not to return to a doomed Europe. He followed their advice, and the last letter he received from his father reported that his mother had been arrested by the Nazis, then the blackout of all news. America entered the war and He was in the army. When it was over, he was back in the streets of Berlin, searching for his parents in a blighted city of rubble and death. The climas is chill-laden melodrama, filled with narrow escapes. 018630

Price: 35.00 USD
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18 The Girl With The Botticelli Eyes
Lieberman, Herbert
New York St. Martin's Press 1996 0-312-11815-5 / 9780312118150 First Hardbound Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, first printing. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold 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. 308 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with short closed tear at base of rear spine fold (3/4"). 308 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 002310

Price: 10.00 USD
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Seawitch, MacLean, Alistair
19 Seawitch
MacLean, Alistair
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1977 0-385-12852-5 / 9780385128520 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown boards with clean black cloth spine, unchipped white lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. No bumping; hint of slightest surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. 240 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, just a hint of spine fading, very light surface wear to front spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A spellbinding thriller about an enormous sophisticated mobile oil rig called the Seawitch, anchored off the American coast in the Gulf. 8vo. Fiction. 012686

Price: 15.00 USD
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20 The Sands of Sakkara
Meade, Glenn
New York St. Martin's Press 1999 0-312-20201-6 / 9780312202019 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards, no bumpng or fading. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, no creasing. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Novel. 006068

Price: 10.00 USD
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