Category: Adventure / Thriller

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...AND ALWAYS A DETECTIVE

...AND ALWAYS A DETECTIVE Chapters On The History of Detective Fiction

Stewart, R. F.

Newton Abbot: David and Charles. 1980

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine in dustwrapper. Signed by the author to the title page. A near fine copy in a better than very...

2424

£18.00

AND BE A VILLAIN

AND BE A VILLAIN A Nero Wolfe Novel.

Stout, Rex

New York: The Viking Press. 1948

First edition, first printing. Original grey cloth with titles in red and green to the upper board and spine, in the Bill English designed dustwrapper. Red top-stain. An excellent...

14586

£85.00

DEATH OF A DUDE

DEATH OF A DUDE A Nero Wolfe Novel.

Stout, Rex

New York: The Viking Press. 1969

First edition, first printing. Original blue paper covered boards, dark blue cloth spine with titles in green silver and blue, in the S. A. Summit designed dustwrapper. A better...

14587

£45.00

OCTOBER HOUSE

OCTOBER HOUSE

Strahan, Kay

London: Victor Gollancz. 1932

First cheap edition of the 1931 first UK printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original red cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy,...

14736

£50.00

OCTOBER HOUSE

OCTOBER HOUSE

Strahan, Kay

London: Victor Gollancz. 1931

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with orange titles to the spine, without dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and...

15041

£40.00

THE BOOK OF BOND or Every Man His Own 007.

THE BOOK OF BOND or Every Man His Own 007. A Mine of Information for Would-Be Bonds.

Tanner, Lt-Col. William ('Bill'); pseudonym of Kingsley Amis

London: Pan Books Ltd. 1965

First paperback edition, first printing. Original pictorial card covers. A very good or better copy, very light rubbing to the cover extremities and a tiny nick at the head of the...

14797

£25.00

HERO BY PROXY.

HERO BY PROXY. A Kaleidoscopic Misadventure

Teilhet, Darwin

London: Victor Gollancz. 1943

First UK edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square...

14713

£85.00

THE CRIMSON HAIR MURDERS.

THE CRIMSON HAIR MURDERS. A Baron von Kaz Detective Story.

Teilhet, Darwin L.; Hildegarde Teilhet

London: Victor Gollancz. 1937

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with orange titles to the spine, without dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the...

15034

£50.00

THE FEATHER CLOAK MURDERS.

THE FEATHER CLOAK MURDERS. The Second Adventure of the Baron von Kaz.

Teilhet, Darwin L.; Hildegarde Teilhet

London: Victor Gollancz. 1937

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with orange titles to the spine, without dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and...

15038

£30.00

MANY LATITUDES

MANY LATITUDES

Tennyson Jesse, F.

London: William Heinemann. 1928

First edition, first printing. Original grey cloth with red titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding clean with a little bumping at the spine tips. The...

11133

£125.00

THE MAN WHO...

THE MAN WHO...

The Detection Club; Catherine Aird; Eric Ambler; Simon Brett; Len Deighton; Antonia Fraser; Michael Gilbert; Reginald Hill; P. D. James; H. R. F. Keating; Peter Lovesey; Ruth Rendell; George Sims; Michael Underwood

Bristol: Scorpion Press. 1992

First edition, signed limited edition. Publisher's original marbled paper covered boards, white calf spine with title in gilt. Top edge silver. Tipped in frontispiece illustration...

14645

£185.00

THE FLOATING ADMIRAL

THE FLOATING ADMIRAL

[The Detection Club] Christie, Agatha, John Rhode, Dorothy L Sayers, Henry Wade, Freeman Wills Crofts, Anthony Berkeley etc.

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1931

First edition, first issue. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the boards clean, the binding with very light bumping at the spine tips. Previous owner's ink...

10056

£1,650.00

DOUBLE DEATH.

DOUBLE DEATH. A Detective Story.

[The Detection Club] Sayers, Dorothy L.; Freeman Wills Crofts, Valentine Williams, F Tennyson Jesse, Anthony Armstrong and David Hume

London: Victor Gollancz. 1939

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with orange titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With two maps of the scene of the crime. A very good copy, the binding a...

10334

£2,750.00

DOUBLE DEATH.

DOUBLE DEATH. A Detective Story.

[The Detection Club] Sayers, Dorothy L.; Freeman Wills Crofts, Valentine Williams, F Tennyson Jesse, Anthony Armstrong; David Hume; supervised and with a preface by John Chancellor

London: Victor Gollancz. 1939

First cheap edition of the 1939 first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original blue cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A loverly near fine copy, the...

14690

£225.00

MURDER AT THE MINISTRY

MURDER AT THE MINISTRY

Thomson, A. A. & Falkland L. Cary

London: Herbert Jenkins. 1947

First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy with spotting to the text block edges when closed and no inscriptions or stamps. Complete with very...

2948

£16.00

PORT OF CALL.

PORT OF CALL. Love and Murder in Algeria.

Thomson, Christine Campbell

London: Philip Allan. 1936

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding square and firm, the...

14064

£375.00

THE GAMBLER

THE GAMBLER

Thurston, Katherine Cecil (Illustrated by John Cameron)

London: Hutchinson & Co. 1906

First edition. Original cloth. A better than very good tight and bright copy. Contents are entirely complete with no loose or torn pages. No inscriptions or stamps and all eight...

961

£30.00

The Return of the King

The Return of the King

Tolkien, J. R. R.

London: George Allen and Unwin. 1955

First edition, first printing. A fine copy in the publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine. No fading to the boards or red top-stain. No inscriptions. A...

838

£500.00

SAURON DEFEATED

SAURON DEFEATED Number 9 in The History of Middle-Earth series, edited by Christopher Tolkien

Tolkien, J. R. R.

London: Harper Collins. 1992

First edition, first issue. Original red boards with gilt titles to spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps in the fine dustwrapper which is...

9252

£85.00

THE HOBBIT or There and Back Again

THE HOBBIT or There and Back Again

Tolkien, J. R. R.

London: George Allen and Unwin. 1937

First edition, second impression (the first printing with coloured illustrations). Original green cloth with dark blue titles and illustration, in dustwrapper. Housed in a purpose...

11537

£15,000.00

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