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The Second Deadly Sin

The Second Deadly Sin

by Lawrence Sanders

Lawrence Sanders initially considered several titles before settling on "The Second Deadly Sin" to align with the thematic structure of his series. The choice reflects the author's exploration of the seven deadly sins as motives for criminal behavior, which is a central theme in the book. The cover art of a book plays a significant role in attracting readers. For the original hardcover edition of "The Second Deadly Sin," published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, the cover design featured a dark and dramatic... Read more about this item
The Executioner

The Executioner

by Don Pendleton

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The Second Deadly Sin

The Second Deadly Sin

by Sanders, Lawrence

Lawrence Sanders initially considered several titles before settling on "The Second Deadly Sin" to align with the thematic structure of his series. The choice reflects the author's exploration of the seven deadly sins as motives for criminal behavior, which is a central theme in the book. The cover art of a book plays a significant role in attracting readers. For the original hardcover edition of "The Second Deadly Sin," published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, the cover design featured a dark and dramatic... Read more about this item
The Executioner

The Executioner

by Pendleton, Don

THE THIN MAN

THE THIN MAN

by Hammett, Dashiell

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. First edition (stated). Near fine in near-fine jacket.. First printing of Hammett's final novel, an unusually nice copy of a book difficult to find in collectible condition. Hammett first began THE THIN MAN in 1930, writing in his comfortable wheelhouse of a San Francisco hard-boiled detective navigating a dark plot, but soon set the book aside. When he returned to it, Hammett moved the setting to New York and made his hero a famous but retired sleuth who is pulled... Read more about this item
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SGD 13,802.00
THE SCOLD'S BRIDLE

THE SCOLD'S BRIDLE

by Walters, Minette

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Signed first US edition of this twisted tale of a woman found dead in a tub wearing a medieval torture device, and her doctor who is forced to untangle her web. 9.25'' x 6''. Original black boards. Original unclipped ($21.95) color pictorial dust jacket. 328 pages. Signed by Walters to title page. Jacket and binding with a touch of shelfwear. Bright.
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SGD 82.81
THE BRIGHT TEMPTATION: A ROMANCE

THE BRIGHT TEMPTATION: A ROMANCE

by Clarke, Austin

Dublin: Dolmen Press, 1965. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. [8], 263 pp. New edition. Publisher's cloth. A fairly solid copy, lacking the dust jacket. Light rubbing to the extremities; previous owner name on the front free endpaper, otherwise clean.
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SGD 53.83
The Flesh Of The Orchid by James Hadley Chase (Corgi, 1982) VIntage PB

The Flesh Of The Orchid by James Hadley Chase (Corgi, 1982) VIntage PB

by James Hadley Chase

Corgi, 1982. paperback. Acceptable. 0x0x0. Used copy. Ink stamp and postage stamp on the first page. Foxing throughout and on the text block. Wear to the exterior. Please see pictures for condition.
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SGD 27.60
Deadly Aims

Deadly Aims

by Gerard, Ron L

Ontario: PaperJacks, 1986. Paperback. Very Good. PaperJacks,1986. Paperback. Cover has very slight shelfwear, tiny crease on bottom corner is only blemish. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition.
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SGD 31.74
The Milky Way and Other Chinese Folk Tales

The Milky Way and Other Chinese Folk Tales

by Adet Lin

Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1961. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Enrico Arno. Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1961. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has moderate shelfwear, tiny chips and tears along edges, one-inch piece missing on back bottom corner, lightly toned on spine. Cover has very slight shelfwear, light bump at top of spine Name on half-title page, otherwise pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Not ex-library. Very nice copy.
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SGD 38.65
Lassie: The Wild Mountain Trail

Lassie: The Wild Mountain Trail

by Edmonds

Whitman Publishing Company, 1966. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Whitman Publishing Company,1966. Hard Cover. First Edition. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Spine ends and corners slightly worn. Very nice copy.
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SGD 24.84
Treasure Mountain

Treasure Mountain

by L'Amour, Louis

Bantam, 1972-01-01. Paperback. Good. Sacketts Western Series 13 Paperback
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SGD 9.59
Mozart and Mushroom Barley

Mozart and Mushroom Barley

by Adler, Herbert

Van Dyck, 1963. Soft Cover. Very Good. Signed by Author Van Dyck, 1963. Soft Cover. Lengthy inscripition by Author inside the front cover. Cover has very slight shelfwear with slight rubbing on corners and along edge. Pages are clean and unmarked. Very nice copy.
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SGD 43.27
The Hidden Path

The Hidden Path

by Harland, Marion

New York: J. C. Derby, 1856. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. J. C. Derby,1856. Hard cover. Full-Leather.. No dust jacket. All edges gilt. Elaborately and deeply embossed brown boards, titled on embossed and ribbed spine in gilt - gilt has dulled. Rubbed corners and edges. Front cover is detached from the text block, remains attached to the spine at back hinge - quite reparable. Marbled boards and endpapers, front endpaper detached and laid in. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned, some foxing... Read more about this item
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SGD 39.61
Old Kensington

Old Kensington

by Miss Thackeray

Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1873. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1873. First American Edition. Hard Cover.Cover has considerable shelfwear/staining, all edges and corners rubbed through, 1/2 inch piece missing on each spine end. Library sticker on front cover. Tear and crease on top edge of front endpaper. Front flyleaf missing. First four pages, including title page, detached. Frontispiece with tissue intact. Name and library stamp on title page... Read more about this item
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SGD 32.71
The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine

The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine

by Ross Kay

The Goldsmith Publishing Co., 1917. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. The Goldsmith Publishing Co.,1917. No additional printings noted. Hard Cover. Dustjacket has numerous tiny chips/tears at edges, mild soiling on back, slightly darkened spine. Cover has very slight shelfwear, small amount of darkening on spine ends. Pages are clean and unmarked, very slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy.
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SGD 135.26
Tom Brown at Oxford

Tom Brown at Oxford

by Thomas Hughes

H. M. Caldwell, 1898. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. H. M. Caldwell, circa 1898, no date stated. Caldwell published the 'Famous Books by Famous Authors' series in 1898-1899. Half-Leather. Red leather over marbled boards. Elaborate gilt decoration on spine. Floral decorative endpapers. Cover has mild shelfwear, lightly rubbed edges, small mild spine crack over title plate. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. Scarce in leather binding.
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SGD 107.66
Bethel Merriday

Bethel Merriday

by Sinclair Lewis

Doubleday, Doran, 1940. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Doubleday, Doran, 1940. First Edition. Hard Cover. Red cloth with blind stamped initials on front, black/gold title plate on spine, red on top edge of papers. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear, darkened spine, a few tiny white spots. Bookplate inside front cover. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not ex-library. Good reading copy.
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SGD 32.71
Helen of the Old House

Helen of the Old House

by Harold Bell Wright

D. Appleton and Co., 1921. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. D. Appleton and Co., 1921. First Edition .(1) on last page of text. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has considerable shelfwear, split into two pieces along back spine edge, missing lower half of spine, numerous additional tears/chips along all edges, flaps and price intact. Cover has mild shelfwear, lightly rubbed edges. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy.
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SGD 74.12
The  Man Who Found Christmas

The Man Who Found Christmas

by Walter Prichard Eaton

McBride, Nast and Company, 1913. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. McBride, Nast and Company,1913. First Edition. Hard Cover. Original glassine protective wrapper has slight shelfwear. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Name on front flyleaf. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Beautiful condition.
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SGD 66.25
Back-Trailers from the Middle Border

Back-Trailers from the Middle Border

by Hamlin Garland

Macmillan Garland, 1928. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Macmillan Garland, 1928. First Edition. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Navy blue boards with red, green, gold and blue stamped decoration on front. Cover has very slight shelfwear, light spotting on top corners. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Good reading copy.
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SGD 46.51
Under Western Eyes

Under Western Eyes

by Conrad, Joseph

New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1938. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Doubleday, Doran & Company,1938. Scarce edition. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear, corners and spine ends rubbed, spine has darkened. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy.
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SGD 108.62
The Private Life; Lord Beaupre; The Visits

The Private Life; Lord Beaupre; The Visits

by Henry James

Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1893. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Harper & Brothers Publishers,1893. First Edition. Hard Cover. Red cloth boads with black decoration. Cover has very slight shelfwear, slightly faded with a few white spots on front. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Flyleaf has small tear near spine. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not price-clipped. Not ex-library. Very nice copy.
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SGD 52.45
Cupid Confusion: A Caprice Romance, No. 44

Cupid Confusion: A Caprice Romance, No. 44

by Abels, Harriette S

Berkley Publishing (Tempo Books), 1984. Paperback. Very Good. Berkley Publishing (Tempo Books),1984. Paperback. Scarce. Cover has mild shelfwear, lightly rubbed edges and corners, mild spine crease and one ther small crease on front, Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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SGD 52.45
The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe for Young Folks

The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe for Young Folks

by Daniel DeFoe; WilliamT. Adams (ed.)

Boston: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Co., 1897. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Co., 1897. Hard Cover (pictorial). No dust jacket. Cover has moderate shelfwear, stain on spine. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Beautiful illustrations, several in colour including colour frontispiece, suitable for framing. Binding is shaken. Back hinge slightly cracked, small amount of insect damage. Good reading copy.
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SGD 67.22
An Invincible Memory

An Invincible Memory

by Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro

Harpercollins, 1989. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Hard Cover. EX LIBRARY book with all the typical markings and mylar cover. Dust jacket has mild shelfwear. Text is clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Very nice copy.
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SGD 41.20
GLARE ICE

GLARE ICE

by Logue, Mary

New York: Walker & Company, 2001. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Signed first printing of the third Claire Watkins mystery, which finds the former big-city cop hot on the cold case of a man who met an icy demise as a devastating winter storm blows in. Mary Logue is not just an Edgar-nominated mystery writer, but a talented rug-maker and poet. 8.25'' x 5.5''. Original grey boards. Original unclipped ($23.95) color pictorial dust jacket. 224 pages. Signed by Logue to title page. Sharp.
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SGD 34.50
THE GUTENBERG MURDERS

THE GUTENBERG MURDERS

by Bristow, Gwen and Bruce Manning

New York: Mystery League, Inc, 1931. Hard Cover. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 286, [2] pp. First edition, first printing. As issued, in publisher's black cloth, lacking the dust jacket. Light soiling and rubbing to the binding including some fraying to the top corner of the front board; faint silverfishing to the covers and the fore-edge of the textblock, very minor; the copy presents quite well; contents clean.
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SGD 303.64
Blood Storm by Kyle Maning (BMI, 1990) Vintage PB

Blood Storm by Kyle Maning (BMI, 1990) Vintage PB

by Kyle Maning

BMI Books, 1990. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Good condition. Text looks free of highlighting and underlining. Some scuffing on the back cover. Please see pictures for condition.
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SGD 27.60