Category: MYSTERY & CRIME

Sort

showing 1-20 of 117

Image for WHEN LADIES GO A-THIEVING: MIDDLE-CLASS SHOPLIFTERS IN THE VICTORIAN DEPARTMENT STORE

WHEN LADIES GO A-THIEVING: MIDDLE-CLASS SHOPLIFTERS IN THE VICTORIAN DEPARTMENT STORE

By: Abelson, Elaine S.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H10532


[xii], 292p. 1st printing. Former price sticker on front flap, jacket edges lightly sunned and worn. Includes bibliographical notes. 7 leaves of b&w plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for GUILT WITHOUT PROOF

GUILT WITHOUT PROOF

By: Alding, Peter (Pseudonym of Roderic Jeffries)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, McCall Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: H6602


184p. Jacket has light edge wear and turning brown along top edge and spine sunned, sticker shadow on front of jacket. Jacket design by Abner Graboff. [Hubin; p.4] (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

MURDER POINTS A FINGER

By: Alexander, David

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1953

Seller ID: P5963


166p. 1st printing (1955) Page edges are brown from acid discoloration, cover edges lightly worn and folds scraped, no creases on spine. #1315. View more info

Image for THE ALBATROSS AND OTHER STORIES

THE ALBATROSS AND OTHER STORIES

By: Armstrong, Charlotte

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1958

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: H11745


[302p.] Jacket has creased tears and chips to corners that have been reinforced on inside with clear tape.Collection of 10 suspense stories. [Hubin; p. 13] (7-3/8"x5-1/4") View more info

Image for A CRIME OF HONOR

A CRIME OF HONOR

By: Arpino, Giovanni; Translated from the Italian by Raymond Rosenthal

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1963

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H12169


250p. 1st printing. Jacket rubbed with crease at top front and corners worn. Originally published in Italy under the title Un Delitto D'Onore. [Hubin; p. 14] (8-3/8"x5-1/4") View more info

Image for THE STARTING GUN

THE STARTING GUN

By: Bagby, George (Pseudonym of Aaron Marc Stein)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Crime Club / Doubleday & Co.: 1948

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H11354


185p. Book rental label on front endpaper, page edges toned, cover edges worn, jacket has chips and tears to edges and spine partly missing. Inspector Schmidt investigates another murder in New York City. Jacket illustration by Morgan. [Hubin; p. 19] (8"x5-3/8") View more info

Image for DEATH OF A LOW-HANDICAP MAN

DEATH OF A LOW-HANDICAP MAN

By: Ball, Brian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 1974

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H12100


224p. 1st printing. Jacket edges lightly worn. [Hubin; p.21] Jacket design by Ernest Socolov. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

Image for STRIVING WITH GODS

STRIVING WITH GODS

By: Bannister, Jo

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Crime Club / Doubleday: 1984

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H12163


178p. Brown spots on top page edges, jacket edges lightly worn. Jacket by Bob Korn. (8-1/2"x5-7/8") View more info

Image for THE AINCEWORTH MYSTERY

THE AINCEWORTH MYSTERY

By: Baxter, Gregory (Pseudonym of John Sellar Mathison Ressich & Eric de Banzie)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Co.: 1930

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H1304


301p. Former owner's name in pencil on front endpaper, wear to top and bottom of spine and corners bumped. [Hubin; p. 26] (7-5/8"x5-1/8") View more info

Image for THE GANG: A STUDY IN ADOLESCENT BEHAVIOR

THE GANG: A STUDY IN ADOLESCENT BEHAVIOR

By: Bloch, Herbert and Arthur Niederhoffer

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H4316


249p. Endpapers have slight acid discoloration, rubbed jacket has chips on edges and holes on folds. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for FALSE STARTS: A MEMOIR OF SAN QUENTIN AND OTHER PRISONS

FALSE STARTS: A MEMOIR OF SAN QUENTIN AND OTHER PRISONS

By: Braly, Malcolm

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1976

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H11804


375p. Jacket rubbed with chips and tears to edges. Jacket design by Dick Adelson. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

MURDER IN MAJORCA

By: Bryan, Michael [Pseudonym of Willis Kingsley Wing]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing Co.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: P5965


158p. 1st printing. Page edges brown from acid discoloration, cover edges worn. [Hubin; p. 55] A145. View more info

Image for LOOK ALIVE

LOOK ALIVE

By: Burton, Miles (Pseudonym of Cecil John Charles Street)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Crime Club, Doubleday & Co.: 1950

Edition: (1st U.S. Edition)

Seller ID: H2470


222p. Page edges brown, cover spine edges bumped, jacket spine sunned with creases, small tears and chips to edges. Jacket illustration by Paul Galdone. [Hubin; p.58] (8"x5-1/2") View more info

Image for KISS THE BLOOD OFF MY HANDS

KISS THE BLOOD OFF MY HANDS

By: Butler, Gerald

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Co.: 1946

Seller ID: H8329


216p. 2nd printing. Back endpaper creased, page edges spotted, former owner's name written on front endpaper, cover corners bumped and lightly worn, jacket has chips, creased tears and scrapes to edges. [Hubin; p. 59] (7-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

Image for THE SWAN SANG ONCE

THE SWAN SANG ONCE

By: Carleton, Marjorie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1947

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: H8438


211p. Former owner's stamp on front endpaper and pastedown, top and bottom of jacket spine chipped with scrapes to folds. [Hubin; p.65] (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

Image for THE QUALITY OF MERCY

THE QUALITY OF MERCY

By: Carson, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H2351


307p. Cover edges worn especially at corners, price clipped jacket has chips and tears to edges with holes on flap folds and front flap fold detached from front, front endpaper removed. Warren Hearst, of Herbold Hearst detective agency, takes on a case for an insurance company. As his investigation proceeds he begins to identify with the man he is investigating. Interesting mystery since the story is told from three points of view; Warren’s, the man he is investigating... View more info

Image for TOO LIKE THE DEAD (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED UNDER THE TITLE TOO LIKE THE LIGHTNING, BESTSELLER MYSTERY, NO. B133)

TOO LIKE THE DEAD (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED UNDER THE TITLE TOO LIKE THE LIGHTNING, BESTSELLER MYSTERY, NO. B133)

By: Chambers, Dana (Pseudonym of Albert Leffingwell)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Lawrence E. Spivak, Jonathan Press: 1939

Seller ID: P5148


128p. B133. Page edges browned, cover corners worn, bottom corner of front cover and pages bent, back cover sunned. [Hubin; p. 73] (7-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

Image for THE SAINT ON GUARD

THE SAINT ON GUARD

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Crime Club; Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1944

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H12140


214p. Cover spine sunned and corners lightly worn. [Hubin; p. 76] (8"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for THE SAINT GOES WEST: SOME FURTHER EXPLOITS OF SIMON TEMPLAR

THE SAINT GOES WEST: SOME FURTHER EXPLOITS OF SIMON TEMPLAR

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Crime Club; Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1942

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: H12139


276p. Gift message on front endpaper, endpapers toned, cover corners bumped and spine sunned. [Hubin; p. 76] (8"x5-3/4") View more info

SHIELD FOR A KILLER

By: Cody, Al (Pseudonym of Archie Joscelyn)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Hillman Books: 1960

Seller ID: P4021


144p. 1st printing. 147. Hinge broken between pages 112 & 113, spine has 1" tear on top back edge, spine slanted. View more info