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THE MIDNIGHT RAYMOND CHANDLER

By: CHANDLER, Raymond

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Houghton Mifflin: 1971

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 000934


FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1971. FIRST PRINTING. AS NEW, bound in cerulean blue cloth with black endpapers in black, blue, yellow dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Indigenous light dulling/toning of dust wrap, else FINE. 718pp. Includes: two novels The Little Sister and The Long Goodbye, first U.S. book form publication of Blackmailers Don't Shoot and The Pencil, Chandler's essay The Simple Art of Murder, shor... View more info

THE LAUGHING BUDDHA MURDERS

By: FOSTER, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Vulcan Publiishing: 1944

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001126


VERY GOOD condition in VERY GOOD illustrated original wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1944. FIRST PRINTING. A VULCAN MYSTERY NO. 3. Digest size. Square and firm. Printing error thin bank of white across top of front cover. Age toning to pages. Some edgewear and light chipping to spine. See images. Stored in Archival sleeve with acid-free backing board. View more info

THE CONTINENTAL OP

By: HAMMETT, Dashiell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Lawrence E. Spivak: 1945

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001371


GOOD condition in GOOD original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. Bestseller Mystery, No. B62. FIRST PRINTING. 1945. Digest size. Heavy age toning, some creasing and edgewear. Hinge fragile at upper spine. Collection includes Fly Paper, Death On Pine Street, ZigZags Of Treachery, The Farewell Murder, and Introduction by Ellery Queen. Stored in Mylite sleeve with archival backing board. View more info

THE CREEPING SIAMESE

By: HAMMETT, Dashiell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Lawrence E. Spivak: 1950

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001372


VERY GOOD condition in VERY GOOD original pictorial paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. A Jonathan Press Mystery No. J48. FIRST PRINTING. 1950. Digest size. Overall age toning, tear at spine heel, creasing/wrinkling and edgewear. Collection includes The Creeping Siamese, The Man Who Killed Dan Odams, The Nails In Mr. Cayterer, The Joke On Eloise More, Tom, Dick Or Harry, The King Business, and Introduction by Ellery Queen. Stored in Mylite sleeve with archival backing board. View more info

THE CONTINENTAL OP

By: HAMMETT, Dashiell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Lawrence E. Spivak: 1945

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001375


GOOD condition in GOOD original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. Bestseller Mystery, No. B62. FIRST PRINTING. 1945. Digest size. Age toning to inside of covers. Pages have some creasing and edgewear. Chip/tear to spine heel. Collection includes Fly Paper, Death On Pine Streey, ZigZags Of Treachery, The Farewell Murder, and Introduction by Ellery Queen. Stored in Mylite sleeve with archival backing board. View more info

HOLLYWOOD TROUBLESHOOTER ~ W. T. Ballard's Bill Lennox Stories

By: TRAYLOR, James L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: OH, Popular Press: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001779


FINE condition in NEAR FINE original paper wraps. SOFTCOVER. 1985. First Printing, thus. AS NEW, bound in original glossy peach pictorial paper wraps. Square and firm, UNREAD, no creasing. Five stories by W. T. Ballard originally published in the pulps. Includes essays and introduction and bibliography. Illustrated Stored in archival sleeve. View more info

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BLACK MASK

By: Various

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, Fictioneers, Popular Publications: 1949

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000004


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol XXXII No. 3, Jan 1949. Front cover, piece torn out bottom left. Nicks, tears, chipping to yapp edges. Spine worn and faded, water marks. Back cover has some water marks, tears and nicks to edges. Pages brown/browning, some water marks. Great black-and-white movie poster ad for Blood on the Moon starring Robert Mitchum and Barbara Bel Geddes inside front cover. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free boar... View more info

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FLYNN'S WEEKLY DETECTIVE FICTION

By: Various

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, Red Star News Co.: 1928

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000010


VERY GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol XXX No. 3, Feb 4, 1928. Nicks, tears to yapp edges. Small open tear upper corner of cover. Small chips at spine head and foot. Pages browning, slight chipping. 478pp. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting -- uninspiring, hand holding automatic. Oh, now we're getting interesting -- pointing back at his head. Back Cover ad --Camel, the cigarette that leads by billions. Inclu... View more info

FLYNN'S WEEKLY DETECTIVE FICTION

By: Various

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, Red Star News Co: 1928

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000011


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol XXX No. 4, Feb 11, 1928. Front wraps nicks, tears to edges. One small area cut away. Approximately 1" tear and two pieces torn off back cover. Pages browning. 640pp. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting -- On the alert Jodhpur clad heroine holding reins of smirking camel. Back Cover ad --Chesterfield cigarettes, act 2 scene 9. Includes, Lalla-Mari, part 1 of 6, by H.L. Gate... View more info

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PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Trojan Publishing: 1940

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000006


GOOD++ condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 7 No. 6, November 1940. Some nicks and tears to yapp edges and spine. Crease running down left side of cover. Pages browning, some chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting-- She's tied up on the couch in her peek-a-boos, he's tied up in a chair. One guy has a whip, the other has a lit cigar. .....whoa, let me out of here!! Back Cover ad-- International Typewriter Exchange... View more info

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PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, Trojan Publishing: 1941

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000016


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 8 No. 3, February 1941. Nicks, tears and chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Damsel in red dress and rolled-down hose clawing at the gorilla in the rented monkey suit. Back Cover ad --Remington Rand. Includes, Murder for Rent by Roger Torrey. View more info

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PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NY, Trojan Publishing: 1944

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000017


FAIR condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 14 No. 3, February 1944. Nicks, tears and chippping to yapp edges. Pieces torn off spine top and bottom. Front cover tearing away from spine. Old moisture damage stains throughout. Pages brown. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Sexy Betty Grable look-alike being relieved of her fur by gun toting gangsters. Back Cover ad --Pickwick How-To Guides. Includes, Death's Backyard ... View more info

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PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NY, Trojan Publishing: 1945

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000018


FAIR condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 16 No. 3, February 1945. Nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Open tears spine head and foot. Front cover tearing away from spine. Old moisture damage stains throughout. Pages brown, brittle. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Brunette cowering in corner from "Swedish Angel" type brute. Back Cover ad --Never again kick sand in Joe's face rescue by Charles Atlas. Include... View more info

PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Trojan Publishing: 1941

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000022


FAIR condition. MAGAZINE, Vol 9 No. 6, November 1941. No back cover. Nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Pages brown with tears and chipping. No. 8 in grease marker on front cover. Some joker who fancied himself an artist penciled risque additions to illustrations. No back cover. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Salty girl in red dress and espadrilles trying to stop guy in the green suit and orange tie from shooting p... View more info

PRIVATE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $115.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1948

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000024


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 10 No. 3, February 1942. Nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Tear back cover bottom right. Pages brown, chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Beat me baby, eight to the bar. Guess he doesn't like her piano playing. Back Cover ad --Bankers Life and Casualty. Includes, Murder Enough by Robert A. Garron. View more info

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ARGOSY

By: Various

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NY, Munsey Co.: 1932

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000026


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 23 No. 2, June 1932. Nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Last two pages tearing away from staples. One inch tear upper right back cover. Pages browning, some chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover design by Paul Stahr --Magpie screaming while man in cane-back wheelchair gets it between the ribs. Back Cover ad --Camel Cigarettes. Includes, Cold Turkey by Erle Stanley Gardner. View more info

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BEST DETECTIVE Magazine

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Street & Smith: 1932

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000028


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol VII No. 2, December 1932. Nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Long, thin section of yapped edge torn away. Pencil S on front cover. Pages browning, chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Insidious character in blue stripes. Back Cover ad --Camel Cigarettes. Includes, Written in Blue by John Jay Chichester. View more info

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STRANGE DETECTIVE Stories

By: Various

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Il, Popular Publications: 1942

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000033


VERY GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 7 No. 3, May 1942. Some nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Pages browning, some chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Strawberry blonde being chased by smirking ape into waiting arms of knife wielding peg-leg creep. Back Cover ad --United Insurance Co. Includes, The Things You Never See by William Campbell Gault, Who Stole The Corpse? by J.J. Des Ormeaux, The... View more info

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NEW DETECTIVE Magazine

By: Various

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Il, Fictioneers: 1944

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000034


VERY GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 5 No. 4, September 1944. Some nicks, tears and chipping to yapp edges. Pages browning, some chipping. Rubber stamp first page. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting --Cigars, cigarettes, tiparillos, automatics. Back Cover ad --The War Bond Buyer by Calvert Distillers. Includes, Make Mine Murder by Day Keene. View more info

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DIME DETECTIVE Magazine

By: Various

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Il, Popular Publications: 1946

Edition: Magazine

Seller ID: 000035


GOOD condition in illustrated wraps. MAGAZINE, Vol 52 No. 1, August 1946. Nicks, tears, and chipping to yapp edges. Crease running down middle of front cover. Open tear back cover edge, approximately two inch closed tear along spine. Pages browning, some chipping. Fragile. Stored in Mylite sleeve with acid-free board. Cover painting by Rafael DeSoto --Grandma and her rapid fire cane. Back Cover ad --Lassie and Calvert Whiskey. Includes, Lend Me A Murder by H. H... View more info