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Pale Gray for Guilt

by Macdonald, John D.

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine to Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$1,546.88

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1971. Very nice copy of first printing. Unmarked, tight and square. Green textured boards lightly bumped at two tips and neat bookplate on front endpaper. Textblock crisp and without flaw. Price intact jacket is the first issue with code of 971 at the top right corner of the front flap. Jacket… Read more
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Y is for Yesterday

by Grafton, Sue

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
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NZ$14.18

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2017. Very nice copy of second printing. Crisp, unread copy. . 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Doomsters

by Macdonald, Ross

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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NZ$1,804.70

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1958. Nice copy of first printing with first edition stated on copyright page. Unmarked, tight and square. Purple decorated boards crimped lightly at spine ends. Purple still fresh. Price intact jacket has two tiny nicks at front fold and light wear at base of spine where colors sunned (as… Read more
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NZ$1,804.70
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The Nine Tailors

by Sayers, Dorothy L.

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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NZ$19.34

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New York: Harcourt Brace & World, 1962. Crisp, unread copy. In mylar.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Dashiell Hammett Omnibus: Red Harvest, The Dain Curse, The Maltese Falcon

by Hammett, Dashiell

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good Plus to Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$580.08

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1935. Nice copy of first printing containing his first three novels with Published August 12, 1935 on copyrigt page. Green boards with orange lettering and design is lightly sunned on spine and has one lightly frayed tip. Orange topstain still bright. Unmarked, tight and square. Scarce in any… Read more
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NZ$580.08
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Red Harvest

by Hammett, Dashiell

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Madison Square
Item Price
NZ$335.16

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap Very nice copy of 1942 printing with same jacket design as first on front panel. Unmarked, tight and square. Wartime statement to to the foot of the front flap. Paper browning but still supple. Very hard to find. Appears unread. Date of publication not stated and copyright… Read more
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NZ$335.16
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The Case of the Drowsy Mosquito

by Gardner, Erle Stanley

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1943
Condition
Good Plus/Very Good Minus
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$30.94

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New York: William Morrow, 1943. Moderate spine lean but clean and unmarked. Good story with none of it in courtroom. . First American Edition. Hardcover. Good Plus/Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Siamese Twin Mystery

by Queen, Ellery

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
NZ$90.23

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New York: Triangle Books, 1940. Very nice copy of one of his early books. Neat signature with 1940 in ink at top of front endpaper. No other issues but toned or tanned leaves. Price clipped jacket is remarkably well preserved with only very minor edgewear. In mylar. . First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo… Read more
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NZ$90.23
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Valediction

by Parker, Robert

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$21.91

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1984. Nice copy but for light remainder spray on bottom page edges. No other issues. In mylar. . First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NZ$21.91
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Look your Last

by Strange, John Stephen

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$30.94

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New York: Doubleday Doran & Co., 1943. Nice copy of first printing with first edition stated on copyright page. Ghost of red in small area on front endpaper. No other real issues. Jacket is professionally made facsimile of first edition jacket with no flaws. In mylar. . First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine (Facsimile Dust… Read more
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NZ$30.94
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Split Images

by Leonard, Elmore

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$43.83

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New York: Arbor House, 1981. Nice copy in first printing. No issues. In mylar. . First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NZ$43.83
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A Question of Belief

by Leon, Donna

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine to Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
Item Price
NZ$12.89

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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2010. Fresh and bright with no real flaws. . 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine to Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NZ$12.89
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101 years' Entertainment: The Great Detective Stories 1841 - 1941

by Queen, Ellery

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Modern Library Printing
Item Price
NZ$77.34

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New York: Modern Library, 1946. First Modern Libraryl Giant edition 1946 stated on copyright page. Solid copy. Unmarked, tight and square. Light foxing to fore-edge pages. Reddish topstain still bright. Price intact jacket has moderate wear at spine ends and light soiling on rear panel. Long crease on front endpaper and some offstet… Read more
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The Day After Tomorrow

by Folsom, Allan

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$24.49

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Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1994. First printing of author's first novel. Jacket has light rubbing, else fine. Signed on title page. Tight and square. In mylar. . Signed by Author. First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Calamity Town

by Queen, Ellery

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
NZ$9.02

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New York: Impress, 2003. Clean, bright copy of classic novel. Light compression to head of spine, else fine. . Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NZ$9.02
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The Third Twin

by Follett, Ken

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$14.18

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1996. Nice copy. First printing. In mylar. . First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Free Fall in Crimson

by Macdonald, John D.

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$19.34

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New York: Harper & Row, 1981. Jacket is not fresh but has no tears, cuts or chips. A Travis McGee novel, the 19th in the series. In mylar.. First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Find a Victim

by Macdonald, John Ross (Ross Macdonald)

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1954
Condition
Vg-
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$386.72

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1954. Slant at spine (cocked). First free end paper cut at 45 degree angle along right corner extending down about 3". Light wear at tips of boards and spine ends. First edition stated on copyright page. Jacket is facsimilie of first edition, not the original. . First American Edition.… Read more
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NZ$386.72
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Danger

by Francis, Dick

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st British Edition
Item Price
NZ$83.79

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London: Michael Joseph, 1983. 1st British Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mystery.
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NZ$83.79
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L.A. Times

by Woods, Stuart

Seller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
NZ$23.20

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New York: Harpercollins, 1993. Signed on title page. In mylar.. Signed by Author. First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NZ$23.20