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L is for Lawless, Grafton, Sue
181 L is for Lawless
Grafton, Sue
New York Henry Holt and Co. 1995 0-8050-1937-5 / 9780805019377 First Hardbound Near FIne Fine Jacket 
290 pgs. Near fine in fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Very clean blue hardbound book with black spine. No names or writing inside. One corner slightly bumped. Bright clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped. No remainder marks. 8vo. Mystery. 003038

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L is for Lawless, Grafton, Sue
182 L is for Lawless
Grafton, Sue
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1995 0-8050-1937-5 / 9780805019377 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean violet-blue boards with black cloth 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. 290 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible condition. 8vo. Mystery. 012967

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M is For Malice, Grafton, Sue
183 M is For Malice
Grafton, Sue
New York Henry Holt and Co. 1996 0-8050-3637-7 / 9780805036374 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red boards with black cloth spine, red metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Tiny bit of corner wear.Clean unchipped dustjacket has not been price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 005951

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M is for Malice, Grafton, Sue
184 M is for Malice
Grafton, Sue
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1996 0-8050-3637-7 / 9780805036374 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean red boards with "M" blindstamped on cover; clean black cloth spine with red lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 300 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality. 8vo. Mystery. 012973

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N is for Noose, Grafton, Sue
185 N is for Noose
Grafton, Sue
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1998 0-8050-3650-4 / 9780805036503 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon boards with "N" blind stamped on cover; clean black cloth spine with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 289 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality. 012974

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P is for Peril, Grafton, Sue
186 P is for Peril
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 2001 0-399-14719-5 / 9780399147197 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean charcoal gray boards with silver "P" stamped on cover; clean black cloth spine with silver lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 352 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality. 8vo. Mystery. 012971

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Q is for Quarry, Grafton, Sue
187 Q is for Quarry
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's 2002 0-399-14915-5 / 9780399149153 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean pale gray boards with silver Q on cover, darker gray cloth spine with silver lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight with slight hint of lean, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean, crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 006670

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Q is for Quarry, Grafton, Sue
188 Q is for Quarry
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 2002 0399149155 / 9780399149153 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, first printing, SIGNED by author in clean unclipped dust jacket. Gray boards with silver "Q' on cover, dark gray cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Very slight lean to text block. Clean orange endpapers - no previous owner markings. Signed "Sue Grafton" on blank fly leaf. 387 Pages, with one page of illustration at end of book (forensic reconstruction of "Jane Doe" from police records. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, has publisher's "signed copy" circular sticker on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026896

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R is for Ricochet, Grafton, Sue
189 R is for Ricochet
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 2004 0399152288 / 9780399152283 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with metallic "R" on cover, clean unfaded black cloth spine with red metallic lettering. No bumping ,fading or wear. As new condition. Clean red endpapers. Signed "Sue Grafton" on front fly leaf. 352 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026922

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R is for Ricochet, Grafton, Sue
190 R is for Ricochet
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's 2004 0-399-15228-8 / 9780399152283 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean red boards with silver "R" stamped on cover, clean black cloth spine with bright silver lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 352 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible condition. 012972

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R Is for Ricochet, Grafton, Sue
191 R Is for Ricochet
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's 2004 0399152288 / 9780399152283 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean red boards with clean black cloth spine, unchipped red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 352 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, two long scratches to rear panel, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018586

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T is for Trespass, Grafton, Sue
192 T is for Trespass
Grafton, Sue
New York G. P. Putnam's 2007 0399154485 / 9780399154485 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean charcoal boards with gold "T" on cover, dark black cloth spine, stamped gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 387 pages. Clean dust jacket is bright, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024393

Price: 12.00 USD
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Murder Among Us, Granger, Ann
193 Murder Among Us
Granger, Ann
New York St Martins Press 1993 0312098758 / 9780312098759 First Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
First U.S. Edition (stated, with full number line) in unclipped jacket. Clean black boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 250 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears with small associated creases, one tiny chip at upper rear spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A mystery set in a Cotswold county house hotel. 020017

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The Mayor's Wife, Green, Anna Katharine
194 The Mayor's Wife
Green, Anna Katharine
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1907 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Alice Barber Stephens, Illustrator 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in scarce dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers (very slightly browned) - no names, writing or marks. 389 pages. Clean bright illustrated dust jacket (art by Alice Barber Stephens) is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A detective story by the first female detective story author, Anna Katharine Green. 024940

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Mayor's Wife, Green, Anna Katharine
195 The Mayor's Wife
Green, Anna Katharine
New York A. Wessels Co. 1908 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ No dustjacket 
Clean blue-black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration, clean unchipped color paste-on illustration, unchipped white lettering on cover; slight chipping to stamped white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with slight foxing to title page only. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Alice Barber Stephens. 389 pgs. 018134

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Magician, Green, F. L.
196 The Magician
Green, F. L.
New York Coward-McCann 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with green lettering on spine. Slight surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 255 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has very slight edge wear, with a few tiny closed edge tears at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of thievery, murder, and the borders of reality. 017667

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197 The Missing Mr. Mosley
Greenwood, John
New York Walker & Co. 1985 0-8027-5618-2 / 9780802756183 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 156 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 006971

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The Five Bells and Bladebone, Grimes, Martha
198 The Five Bells and Bladebone
Grimes, Martha
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1992 0316328898 / 9780316328890 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in clean unchipped dustjacket. Clean green boards with rust brown cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 299 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A murder mystery set in England begins when a dismembered corpse is found in the compartments of a precious antique desk. 020201

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Client, Grisham, John
199 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

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The Bus That Vanished, Groc, Leon
200 The Bus That Vanished
Groc, Leon
New York Macaulay 1928 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition. Unfaded orange cloth boards with stamped black lettering on cover and spine. Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Very small spot of front board to left of lettering, very faint stain at rear outside edge of rear board. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Text pages and page edges are clean and bright; light foxing to first few pages and last few pages. Endpapers intact with no names, writing or marks. 282 pgs. 8vo. Mystery. 016327

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