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SLOW MOTION RIOT (SIGNED), Blauner, Peter
1 SLOW MOTION RIOT (SIGNED)
Blauner, Peter
Morrow, 1991, 0688100686 / 9780688100681

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Canty, Tom
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Some age-related wear to top edge of text block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine dustjacket. Signed by Blauner on the title page. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. A startling story of race, crime and the achieving the American Dream. The author's first book and Winner of the 1992 Edgar Award For Best First Novel.
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000463

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A DANCE AT THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE, Block, Lawrence
2 A DANCE AT THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1991, 0688103499 / 9780688103491

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Very Good. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in jacket with very faint crinkling at lower end of front jacket panel, else near fine condition. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: 1992 Edgar Award Winner for Best Novel.

003167

Price: 35.00 USD
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A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN, Block, Lawrence
3 A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1994, 0688121934 / 9780688121938

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Matthew Scudder novel. Award History: 1995 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel.

003033

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A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN (SIGNED), Block, Lawrence
4 A LONG LINE OF DEAD MEN (SIGNED)
Block, Lawrence
Morrow, 1994, 0688121934 / 9780688121938

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. 
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Signed by Block on the title page. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Matthew Scudder novel. Award History: 1995 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel.
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000395

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IN THE ELECTRIC MIST WITH CONFEDERATE DEAD, Burke, James Lee
5 IN THE ELECTRIC MIST WITH CONFEDERATE DEAD
Burke, James Lee
Hyperion, 1993, 1562828827 / 9781562828820

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Tauss, Marc
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Bundled with its original limited edition paperback novella "The Lost Get-Back Boogie". This novella (also in very fine condition) was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. (This paperback follows the hardcover published by Louisiana State University Press in 1986 and is an expansion of the story which originally appeared in 1978 published as "Discharge Day".) A Dave Robicheaux mystery. Electric Mist is Burke's first mystery novel with fantasy overtones. Both are excellent examples of this Edgar award-winning author's talent. Burke won the Edgar Award in 1990 for the novel Black Cherry Blues.

002288

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BOOKMAN'S WAKE [THE]: A MYSTERY WITH CLIFF JANEWAY, Dunning, John
6 BOOKMAN'S WAKE [THE]: A MYSTERY WITH CLIFF JANEWAY
Dunning, John
Scribner's, 1995, 0684800039 / 9780684800035

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing with "1" present in number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Copies well into 5th printings, of which this is a 1st printing. Very faint moisture stain on interior jacket radiating from the head and heel of spine panel. No bleed-through except at lower right tip of rear flap, else fine (unread) copy in near fine jacket. Sequel to Dunning's award-winning mystery Booked To Die, and an excellent bibliophile mystery in itself. Award history: 1996 Edgar Award Nominee (lost to Come to Grief by Dick Francis).

003558

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ANCIENT MYSTERIES READER [THE], Haining, Peter (ed) and Christopher Scott
7 ANCIENT MYSTERIES READER [THE]
Haining, Peter (ed) and Christopher Scott
Doubleday & Company, 1975, 0385098677 / 9780385098670

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good, Very Good. Book. Weinberg, Allen
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition. Original Doubleday Review slip laid in. Moderate edge wear at head and heel of spine panel and top edge of jacket. Bumping with associated crinkling at tips. Small jacket nick in crease of rear jacket flap. Page block shows age-related wear with two small stains on lower edge. Collects eighteen stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, H. G. Wells, Lafcadio Hearn, Arthur Machen, H. P. Lovecraft, A. Merritt, B. Traven, Robert Bloch, Theodore Sturgeon and Harry Harrison. The stories are organized by theme: Subterranean Worlds, Prehistoric Man, Mythology, Lost Races, Ancient Civilisations, Legendary Continents, Mysterious Monuments, Monsters, and Gods From The Skies.

004461

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SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE], Hartwell, David G. (ed)
8 SCIENCE FICTION CENTURY [THE]
Hartwell, David G. (ed)
Tor, 1997, 0312863381 / 9780312863388

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Harris, John
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Anthology collecting 45 stories claimed by Hartwell as the best of the 20th Century, a controversial attempt to form a definitive anthology of the definitive SF published between 1895 ("Another World" translated by Damon Knight in 1962) up to 1996. Each story is introduced by Hartwell with a brief discussion of the author's works. Authors include: Lino Aldani, Poul Anderson, Gregory Benford, Eddy C. Bertin, James Blish, Algis Budrys, Dino Buzzati, Hal Clement, Mildred Clingerman, John Crowley, Gordon Eklund, Harlan Ellison, Philip Jose Farmer, E. M. Forster, William Gibson, Charles Harness, Frank Herbert, Wolfgang Jeschke, Rudyard Kipling, Nancy Kress, Alexander Kuprin, Philip Latham, C. S. Lewis, Jack London, Frank Belknap Long, Richard A. Lupoff, James Morrow, Chad Oliver, Edgar Pangborn, J.H. Rosny aine, Margaret St. Clair, Michael Shaara, Robert Silverberg, Cordwainer Smith, Bruce Sterling, Michael Swanwick, Willam Tenn, James Tiptree, Jr., George Turner, Jack Vance, A. E. van Vogt, H. G. Wells, Connie Willis, Adam Wisniewski-Snerg, John Wyndham and Roger Zelazny. Award History: 1998 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Anthology (lost to The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourteenth Annual Collection by Dozois).

004437

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TORCHING [THE], Heidish, Marcy
9 TORCHING [THE]
Heidish, Marcy
Simon & Schuster, 1992, 0671743759 / 9780671743758

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Metz, Julie
Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. "[A] subtle, character driven novel of the supernatural at work in one woman's life." - Locus, May 1992. Her novel Deadline was nominated for an Edgar for Best First Novel.

000192

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SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW, Hoeg, Peter
10 SMILLA'S SENSE OF SNOW
Hoeg, Peter
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993, 0374266441 / 9780374266448

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, As New. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. First US edition, first English translation and Hoeg's first English language book. (Previously published in Danish in 1992.) Mystery novel with science fiction overtones. Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. Very faint handling-related soiling to side edge of textblock, else a fine copy in very fine jacket. A square, straight copy without price-clipping. Turned into an wonderfully haunting film in 1997 starring Julia Ormond. Award History: 1994 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel; Winner of the 1994 Dilys Winn Award.

003215

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WOLF IN THE SHADOWS, Muller, Marcia
11 WOLF IN THE SHADOWS
Muller, Marcia
Mysterious Press, 1993, 0892965258 / 9780892965250

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Singer, Phil
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A Sharon McCone mystery and the original female private eye. (Muller introduced the female private eye to mystery fiction. Her character creation, Sharon McCone, stands on her own merits.) Award History: 1994 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Novel.

000417

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MALLORY'S ORACLE, O'Connell, Carol
12 MALLORY'S ORACLE
O'Connell, Carol
Putnam, 1994, 0399139753 / 9780399139758

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Fine. Book. Werner, Honi
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very small (1cm) area of jacket crinkling at bottom left corner of front jacket panel, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. O'Connell's first book. Award History: 1995 Edgar Award Nominee for Best First Novel.

003108

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FADEAWAY, Rosen, Richard
13 FADEAWAY
Rosen, Richard
Harper & Row, 1986, 006015599X / 9780060155995

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Crawford, Robert
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Basketball mystery, and Rosen's second book, preceded by "Strike Three, You're Dead" which won the 1985 Edgar Award for Best First Novel.

000416

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HELL GATE: A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE, Stout, David and Ruth Furie
14 HELL GATE: A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE
Stout, David and Ruth Furie
Mysterious Press, 1990, 0892964146 / 9780892964147

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Osyczka, Bodhan
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. David Stout's first novel "Carolina Skeletons" received the 1989 Edgar Award for Best First Novel - Stine (ed), The Armchair Detective Book of Lists, 2nd Revised, 1995.

003407

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