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All in very good condition unless otherwise described.

EBY,Lois & FLEMING,J C. DEATH BEGS THE QUESTION. 1959. Abelard/Schman. USA. A very good copy in a price clipped & clearly worn dust jacket. £8.00

EGERTON, Denise. DESIGN FOR AN ACCIDENT. 1957. Hodder & Stoughton.
Blue boards with gilt titling in a lightly marked dust jacket.
Some edge foxing not affecting text. Contents very good. Uncommon. £25.00

ENDORE, Guy. METHINKS THE LADY. 1947. Cresset Press.
Dust jacket very slightly chipped.
Some browning of end papers otherwise a very good copy. £15.00

FAIRLIE, Gerard.
CAPTAIN BULLDOG DRUMMOND.
1945.
Hodder & Stoughton. Dust wrapper frayed & aged.
Edges & prelims a little foxed but not affecting the text. £10.00
HANDS OFF BULLDOG DRUMMOND ! 1949. Hodder & Stoughton.
Blue boards in a frayed "H&S Yellow jacket."
Some foxing to edges text not affected. £20.00
CALLING BULLDOG DRUMMOND. 1951. Hodder & Stoughton.
Red boards in a marked & frayed dust wrapper which bears a photo on the rear showing Walter Pidgeon & Margaret Leighton in the film of the same name.
Spotting to edges not affecting text. Uncommon. £40.00

FARNOL, Jeffrey. MURDER BY NAIL. nd. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 'Being an episode in the career of Jasper Shrig of Bow Street, with particulars of his highly original methods in the Wrybrook Case, set down by Ed Brandonleigh, Gent & edited by Jeffrey Farnol.' Undated (c.1942?). Red cloth covered boards with black titles. Spine sunned. Edges and contents a bit foxed but still a bright enough reading copy. £10.00

FENISONG, Ruth. ILL WIND. 1952. A Foulsham Mystery Story. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Edges foxed occasionally just penetrating margins but text remains bright. Dust jacket a bit shelf-worn and chipped but intact. Uncommon first UK edition. £15.00

FENWICK, Elizabeth.
NIGHT RUN .
1961. Gollancz.
A very good copy in like dust wrapper with slight foxing to prelims & edges, of the Author's third thriller. £25.00
THE SILENT COUSIN .
1962. Gollancz.
A very good copy in like dust jacket. Numbers inked on front end paper.
Light foxing of prelims & edges not affecting text otherwise a very good copy. £25.00

FITZGERALD, Kevin.
KILL HIM GENTLY,NURSE. 1966. Heinemann.
Uncorrected Proof copy in original wraps. Name on front wrap and date on front end paper. Very slight edge spotting not penetrating margins otherwisea very nice copy, scarce in proof form. £22.00

FLEMING, Joan.
WHEN I GROW RICH.
1962. Collins.
A Crime Club choice book.
Price clipped dust jacket designed by John Rose a little marked & bumped.
Light spotting to top edge not affecting text, otherwise a very good copy. £7.00
DEATH OF A SARDINE. 1963. Collins. A Crime Club choice novel.
Dust jacket marked, frayed & torn but largely complete. £9.00
MIDNIGHT HAG.
1966. Collins Crime.
Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps.
Date on front otherwise very good condition. £10.00
NO BONES ABOUT IT . 1967. Collins.
Dust jacket, designed by K Farnhill, a little marked & spotted.
Slight foxing on end papers & edges, otherwise very good. £5.00

FLETCHER, J S.
THE MILLION DOLLAR DIAMOND.
1923. H Jenkins.
Pictorial cloth a bit marked. Spine creased. Name crossed through on front paste down. End papers browned. Edges foxed very occasionally penetrating margins but not affecting text. Contents bright enough. A scarce title. £30.00
FALSE SCENT. 1924. H Jenkins.
Pictorial green cloth covered boards a bit marked. Spine creased. Booksellers label on front paste down. Some edge foxing and occasional faint foxing to contents but overall a bright enough copy. £15.00
THE GREEN ROPE. 1927. H Jenkins. Orange pictorial cloth covered boards. Edges and prelims slightly spotted but generally a nice, tight bright copy. £20.00
MURDER IN THE SQUIRE'S PEW.
1932. A Knopf, NY.
"Entry number three in the case book of Ronald Camberwell." Red cloth covered boards a bit age darkened and marked. Spine slightly creased.End papers tanned and occasional faint spot foxing throughout but generally a bright, tight copy of the 1st US edition. £15.00

FLOWER, Pat. CAT'S CRADLE. 1973. Collins Crime Club.
Red cloth, gilt, in a slightly scuffed dust jacket. Slight edge foxing not affecting text. £6.00

FLYNN, Brian. EXIT SIR JOHN. John Long.
Publication date unknown (1947?). An Anthony Bathurst Story. Blue boards. Some edge and prelim spotting but generally a bright enough copy in an unclipped dust jacket which is somewhat frayed and shelf-soiled but otherwise intact. £7.00

Follett, Ken. (pseudonymn STONE, ZACHARY)
THE MODIGLIANI SCANDAL.
1976. Collins/Crime Club. Author's first Crime Novel.
Dust wrapper with a large chip& a closed tear on the top edge of upper panel otherwise an excellent copy. £85.00
PAPER MONEY. 1977. Collins/Crime Club. Excellent copy in slightly frayed dust wrapper. £80.00

FOLSOM, Allan. DAY OF CONFESSION. 1998. Little, Brown.
Blue boards, gilt, in a slightly marked dust wrapper. Map end papers. Contents very good. £5.00

FRANCES, S D. THIS WOMAN IS DEATH. 1970. Howard Baker.
A very good copy in a slightly worn dust jacket. £10.00

FRANCIS, Dick.
ODDS AGAINST.
1965. M Joseph. Very small rub mark on upper case
& equally small light stain on the front end paper but still a very good copy. £28.00
SLAY-RIDE. 1973. M Joseph. Very good in a compete & tear-free jacket with
marginal darkening on the rear panel. £10.00
RISK.
1977. M Joseph. An excellent copy in like dust jacket. £10.00
TRIAL RUN.
1978. M Joseph. A very good copy in like dust jacket. £12.00
WHIP HAND.
1979. M Joseph. A very good copy in like dust jacket. £6.00
REFLEX. 1980. M Joseph. Personal presentation inscription from the Author on half title page. A very good copy in like dust wrapper. £40.00
REFLEX. 1980. M Joseph. A very good copy in like dust jacket. £10.00
TWICE SHY. 1981. M Joseph. An excellent copy in like dust jacket. £10.00
THE DANGER. 1983. M Joseph. Mint in like dust wrapper. £10.00
PROOF. 1984. M Joseph.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with slightly frayed dust jacket. £20.00
PROOF.
1984. M Joseph. Near fine in like dust jacket. £10.00
THE EDGE. 1988. M Joseph. An excellent copy in like dust jacket. £6.00
STRAIGHT. 1989. Putnam, N.Y.
Closed tear on back of the otherwise very good dust jacket. £4.00
COMEBACK. 1991. M Joseph. An excllent copy in like dust jacket. £6.00
DRIVING FORCE. 1992. M Joseph. Near fine in like dust jacket. £6.00
TO THE HILT. 1996. M Joseph. Near fine in like dust jacket. £6.00

FRASER, Antonia. QUIET AS A NUN. 1977. Weidenfeld & Nicholson.
A very good copy in a slightly chipped dust jacket. £10.00
A SPLASH OF RED. 1981. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Jemima Shore story.
A very good copy in like dust jacket. £10.00

FRANKLIN, Charles. EXIT WITHOUT PERMIT. 1946. Collins.
Inscription on front end paper. A very good copy of author's first novel in a slightly chipped dust wrapper. £15.00
GIRL IN SHADOW. 1955. Collins. Burgundy cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. Edges foxed not penetrating margins otherwise a very good, tight copy of a scarce title. £40.00

FREELING, Nicolas. COLD IRON. 1986. A Deutsch.
Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. £6.00
LADY MACBETH. 1988. A Deutsch. Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. £6.00
SAND CASTLES. 1989. A Deutsch. Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. £10.00

FREEMAN, R. AUSTIN. DR THORNDYKE INVESTIGATES . 1930. London University Press. Original blue cloth a little worn & marked but the contents are clean & tight.
Not a first edition this belonging to "Treasures of Modern Prose Series." £20.00

GAMMON, D J. THE GETAWAY GANG. nd. Dennis Archer.
Publication date unknown (circa 1946?). Red cloth covered boards with black spine titles. Some spotting to edges not penetrating margins. Wartime economy paper slightly toned but still a clear copy in lightly shelf-soiled and frayed, clipped dust jacket.£12.00

GARDNER, Erle Stanley.
BACHELORS GET LONELY.
1962. Heineman.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps written under A A Fair pseudonym. Covers marked and contents toned but still a bright enough copy, uncommon in proof form. £12.00
GETTING AWAY WITH MURDER. Jan 1965.
4pp story in THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY.
Original wraps in very good condition. £6.00
MURDER MYSTERIES In Books & Bookmen . April 1965.
Original wraps in very good condition. £8.00
THE CASE OF THE MUSICAL COW. 1957. Heinemann. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Covers slightly faded. End papers shadowed. Slight edge spotting not penetrating margins. Contents lightly toned but still a bright enough copy. £12.00
THE CASE OF THE LONG-LEGGED MODELS. A Perry Mason Mystery. 1958. Heinemann. Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps in very good condition. £10.00
THE CASE OF THE GILDED LILY. 1962. Heinemann.
A very good copy in like dust jacket. £8.50
THE CASE OF THE DEADLY TOY. 1964. Heinemann.
A Perry Mason story. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Slight lean. Contents slightly toned otherwise a very good copy in frayed and torn, but largely complete, dust jacket. 1st UK edition. £12.00
THE CASE OF THE WAYLAID WOLF. A Perry Mason Story. 1965. 1st GB.
A very good copy in a very slightly worn dust jacket. £8.50
THE CASE OF THE MYTHICAL MONKEYS. 1965. A Perry Mason Story. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Top edge spotted not penetrating margins. Contents very slightly toned otherwise a very good copy in unclipped, slightly rubbed dust jacket. 1st UK edition. £7.00
CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION held at The University of Texas. 1972. USA.
Well illustrated with facsimiles of work, jackets, title pages & magazine covers.
Original wraps in very good condition. £18.00

GARDNER, John.
UNDERSTRIKE.
1965. F Muller. Very slight stain on first 2 pages otherwise a very good copy of author's third novel in a very good dust jacket. £12.00
EVERY NIGHT'S A BULLFIGHT. 1971. M Joseph. Blue cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. A very good copy in a good to very good unclipped dust jacket.£6.00
THE KING'S INDIAN. 1975. J Cape. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Fore-edge very faintly spotted otherwise a very good copy in a good to very good price-clipped dust jacket designed by Jessica Holme. £12.00
THE GARDEN OF WEAPONS. 1980. Hodder & Stoughton.
Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. A very good copy in a good dust jacket which is sjust slightly rubbed.£8.00
THE SECRET GENERATIONS. 1985. Heinemann.
Blue cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. Page edges starting to tone but otherwise a very good, tight copy in an unclipped, good to very good dust jacket. £6.50

GARDNER, John. (US Author) THE ART OF LIVING AND OTHER STORIES. 1983. Secker & Warburg. First UK edition. Black cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. The poor quality of paper means the contents are a bit toned, but otherwise a very good copy in like dust jacket.£10.00

GARVE, Andrew. BOOMERANG. 1969. Crime Club.
Red cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Top edge foxed not penetrating margin otherwise a nice tight copy in rubbed and frayed dust jacket. £8.50
THE FILE ON LESTER. 1974. Crime Club.
Red cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. Top edge lightly spotted not penetrating margin otherwise a good to very good copy in like, unclipped dust jacket. A tale of intrigue surrounding a party leader in the lead up to a General Election! Uncommon and apposite! £10.00
HOME TO ROOST. 1976. Crime Club.
Very good copy in price clipped dust jacket which has a small tear on the front.
This is a first edition, second issue in red cloth with black lettering. £6.00

GASK, Arthur. THE DARK MILL STREAM. nd. (1947) A Gilbert Larose Story. Red cloth covered boards with black titles. Top edge spotted not penetrating margin. Post-war economy paper a bit toned but still a bright enough copy of this uncommon title in a somehat chipped and frayed but largely complete dust jacket. £35.00

GIRTIN, Tom. UNNATURAL BREAK. 1959. Hutchinson.
Light foxing of the end papers. Black boards slightly marked on rear, otherwise a very good copy. £5.00

GOODCHILD, George.
STOUT CORTEZ.
1949. Ward, Lock & Co. Blue buckram. Covers slightly damp spotted. Edges foxed but wartime economy standard contents bright enough. End papers toned. Unclipped dust jacket lightly spotted and chipped but intact. Uncommon with jacket. £20.00

GOODMAN, Jonathan. BLOODY VERSICLES. David & Charles. 1971. The Rhymes of Crime. A Verse Anthology. Cloth covered boards with red spine titles. Top edge foxed but contents very good. Unclipped dust jacket a bit rubbed and shelf soiled.. £4.00

GOODWIN, John C. CROOK PIE. 1927. Alston Rivers. Aspects of crime and criminals; activities of Scotland Yard and prison life. Covers dust soiled and edges and margins foxed. Contents largely bright enough. £5.00

GOULD, Nat. THE STOLEN RACER. 1909. J Long.
Original pictoral cloth designed by Harington Bird. £45.00

GRAEME, Bruce. NEVER MIX BUSINESS WITH PLEASURE. 1968. Hutchinson.
Brown cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. Covers a bit marked and edges spotted but contents very good. Unclipped dust jacket designed by Oliver Elmes a bit shelf-soiled and internally spotted but complete. Uncommon. £12.00

GRAEME, Roderic. BLACKSHIRT PASSES BY. 1953. Hutchinson.
Blue cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. Edges and prelims spotted but otherwise contents bright. Merchant Seaman's library bookplate on front paste down. Slightly chipped, unclipped dust jacket slightly shelf soiled but complete. £12.00

GRAHAM, Neill. MURDER MADE EASY. 1964. John Long. A Solo Malcolm Story.
Dust wrapper. Review copy with review slip loosely inserted. £30.00

GRISHAM, John.
THE CHAMBER.
1994. Century.
Top of dust jacket torn otherwise a very good copy. ISBN 0712654542. £4.00
THE RUNAWAY JURY. 1996. Century. A very good copy in like dust jacket.
ISBN 071266131X. £4.00
THE STREET LAWYER. 1998. Century. A very good copy in like dust jacket.
ISBN 0712678212. £6.00
THE TESTAMENT. 1999. Century. A very good copy in like dust jacket.
ISBN 0712678263 . £8.00
A PAINTED HOUSE . 2001. Century. A very good copy in like dust jacket.
ISBN 0712670394. £6.00

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