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  • SLATE. by Aldyne, Nathan.
    Aldyne, Nathan.
    SLATE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Villard, (1984) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's third mystery novel featuring Dan Valentine and Clarissa Lovelace, a story of murder and gay entrepreneurship in Boston ("Slate" is the name of the gay bar they are opening). 188 pp. ISBN: 0-394536975.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66524
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  • RISK FACTOR. by Atkins, Charles.
    Atkins, Charles.
    RISK FACTOR.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A psychological thriller set in Boston - the second novel by this author who is a practising psychiatrist. SIGNED on the title page. 244 pp. ISBN: 0-312-209207.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 68377
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  • THE REMBRANDT PANEL by Banks, Oliver
    Banks, Oliver
    THE REMBRANDT PANEL

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (1980.) dj. Hardcover first edition - First mystery by this art historian. Introduces Amos Hatcher. An art dealer and a down-at-the-heels art runner are found murdered in a gallery on Charles Street in Boston,. 268 pp. ISBN: 0-316-080217.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 52544
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  • Banks, Oliver
    THE REMBRANDT PANEL

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (1980.) dj. Hardcover first edition - First mystery by this art historian. Introduces Amos Hatcher. An art dealer and a down-at-the-heels art runner are found murdered in a gallery on Charles Street in Boston,. 268 pp. ISBN: 0-316-080217.

    Condition: Very good+ in a very good dustjacket (dj is price-clipped, some light wear.)

    Book ID: 11424
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  • THE BIG DIG. by Barnes, Linda.
    Barnes, Linda.
    THE BIG DIG.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's, (2002.). First edition - Mystery featuring Boston PI Carlotta Carlyle, and the construction of multibillion dollar Central Artery/Harbor Tunnel highway project. 275 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers (lower corner slightly curling)

    Book ID: 40343
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  • THE SNAKE TATTOO. by Barnes, Linda.
    Barnes, Linda.
    THE SNAKE TATTOO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1989.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second in the Carlotta Carlyle mystery series, set in Boston. 290 pp. ISBN: 0-312-026439.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 41033
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  • Barnes, Linda.
    DEEP POCKETS

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2004.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Boston PI Carlotta Carlyle. 310 pp. ISBN: 0-312-282710.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 37461
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  • Barnes, Linda
    A TROUBLE OF FOOLS

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, 1987. dj. Hardcover first edition - Award-winning first mystery featuring 6 foot 1, ex-cop, part-time Boston cab driver and new private investigator, Carlotta Carlyle. The debut novel in a great series. ISBN: 0-312-011008.

    Condition: Poor condition in a just about fine dustjacket (while the book is still readable, the binding is totally broken just before the title page.)

    Book ID: 36413
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  • DEEP POCKETS by Barnes, Linda.
    Barnes, Linda.
    DEEP POCKETS

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2004.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Boston PI Carlotta Carlyle. 310 pp. ISBN: 0-312-282710.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 69872
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  • Barnes, Linda.
    THE BIG DIG.

    Edition: First paperback printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2003.). Mystery featuring Boston PI Carlotta Carlyle. 341 pp. ISBN: 0-312-989695.

    Condition: Good condition (some creasing to spine.)

    Book ID: 39556
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  • THE SNAKE TATTOO. by Barnes, Linda.
    Barnes, Linda.
    THE SNAKE TATTOO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1989.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second in the Carlotta Carlyle mystery series, set in Boston. 290 pp. ISBN: 0-312-026439.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dustjacket (appears unread, but signs of handling.)

    Book ID: 9283
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  • THE SNAKE TATTOO. by Barnes, Linda.
    Barnes, Linda.
    THE SNAKE TATTOO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1989.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second in the Carlotta Carlyle mystery series, set in Boston. 290 pp. ISBN: 0-312-026439.

    Condition: Good in near fine dust jacket (crinkling to edges of some of the pages)

    Book ID: 53555
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  • A TROUBLE OF FOOLS by Barnes, Linda
    Barnes, Linda
    A TROUBLE OF FOOLS

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1987.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Award-winning first book in the mystery series featuring 6 foot 1, ex-cop, part-time Boston cab driver and new private investigator, Carlotta Carlyle. INSCRIBED on the title page. "for -- with best regards from Carlotta and me" 208 pp. ISBN: 0-312-011008.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (appears unread.)

    Book ID: 74406
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  • THE TENTMAKER. by Blake, Michelle.
    Blake, Michelle.
    THE TENTMAKER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Putnam, 1999. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first book, an unusual mystery introducing Episcopalian priest Lily Connor who takes over as interim pastor of a wealthy Boston church. SIGNED on a blank prelim page. 274 pp. ISBN: 0-399-14577x.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 52473
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  • FACE VALUE. by Bloch, Don.
    Bloch, Don.
    FACE VALUE.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Heinemann, (1987) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's fifth novel (sixth book) - "When Jasper Whiting, a successful plastic surgeon, leaves his family to live alone in a run-down block of houses in Boston's North End, he does not imagine how his life and what he has lived for will be transformed by his relations with the people he meets in that unpromising setting. . . when the physically handicapped of the city begin to band together under a charismatic leader who means to make a revolution with these "wretched of the earth," Jasper too is forced to declare himself - a novel at once comic, troubling, and passionate." 346 pp. ISBN: 0-434075523.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66950
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  • DEAD WRONG. by Burke, Alan Dennis.
    Burke, Alan Dennis.
    DEAD WRONG.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1990.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Suspense novel involving real estate on the South Shore of Boston (the author lives in Norwell, Massachusetts.) 310 pp. ISBN: 0-312-050682.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 43798
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  • Burke, Alan Dennis.
    DRIVEN TO MURDER.

    Edition: First edition.

    Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1986. dj. Hardcover first edition - Suspense novel set in the Boston area.

    Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. (closed tear.)

    Book ID: 5521
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  • THE BABYSITTER. by Coburn, Andrew.
    Coburn, Andrew.
    THE BABYSITTER.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Norton, (1979.) dj. Hardcover - The author's second novel, a horrifying tale of a couple who come home and discover the babysitter bludgeoned to death and their child missing. 205 pp. ISBN: 0-393-011895.

    Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (tear to back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 46904
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  • HACKED. by Daniel, Ray.
    Daniel, Ray.
    HACKED.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback.

    Woodbury, MN: Midnight Ink, (2017). SIGNED first edition - The fourth Tucker mystery, set in the Boston area. SIGNED on the title page. 351 pp. ISBN: 978-0738751108.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 72169
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  • BEACON STREET MOURNING. by Day, Dianne
    Day, Dianne
    BEACON STREET MOURNING.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - The 6th Fremont Jones mystery, set in 1909 San Francisco and Boston. In this book, Jones, still recovering from her badly broken legs, travels to Boston to be with her dying father. ISBN: 0-385-486103.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 27726
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  • BEACON STREET MOURNING. by Day, Dianne
    Day, Dianne
    BEACON STREET MOURNING.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 2000. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 6th Fremont Jones mystery, set in 1909 San Francisco and Boston. In this book, Jones, still recovering from her badly broken legs, travels to Boston to be with her dying father. INSCRIBED on the title page. Author's note. 278 pp. ISBN: 0-385-486103.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 59681
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  • Flood, John (pseudonym for Mark Costello)
    BAG MEN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York Norton, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, set in Boston in 1965, where the body of a murdered priest is found on a snow-covered runway and narcotics detective Manny Manning is searching for the source of a deadly heroin that has hit the streets - and of a new drug called 'acid.' The author, a native of Boston and a federal prosecutor, wrote his second book, the National Book award nominee ,'The Big If' ,under his own name. ISBN: 0-393-03998.

    Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. (prev owner's address sticker on front free endpaper.)

    Book ID: 28484
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  • BODY DOUBLE. by Gerritsen, Tess.
    Gerritsen, Tess.
    BODY DOUBLE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2004) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Medical thriller featuring Boston medical examiner Maura Isles and homicide detective Jane Rizzoli. Isles finds herself performing an autopsy on a woman who is a "dead ringer" for herself and dna evidence reveals that it is her twin sister. Stephen King called her books 'an automatic must-read in my house...[she is] even better than Crichton.'ISIGNED on the title page. 339 pp. ISBN: 0-345-458931.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 75059
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  • VANISH. by Gerritsen, Tess.
    Gerritsen, Tess.
    VANISH.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Thriller by this former doctor, set in Boston, and featuring Detective Jane Rizzoli. Stephen King called her books 'an automatic must-read in my house...[she is] even better than Crichton.' SIGNED on the title page. Winner of the Nero Award. 336 pp. ISBN: 0-345-476972.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 51323
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  • THE KEEPSAKE. by Gerritsen, Tess.
    Gerritsen, Tess.
    THE KEEPSAKE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Thriller set in Boston, featuring medical examiner Maura Isles and homicide detective Jane Rizzoli.SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 978-0345497628.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 65748
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  • DIE AGAIN. by Gerritsen, Tess.
    Gerritsen, Tess.
    DIE AGAIN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2014.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Thriller set in Botswana, where all except one member of a wilderness safari are murdered and in Boston, where a big game hunter and taxidermist is found gutted and hung. Features medical examiner Maura Isles and homicide detective Jane Rizzoli. SIGNED on the title page. 320 pp. ISBN: 978-0345543851.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 75208
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  • BLUNT DARTS. by Healy, J. F. (Jeremiah).
    Healy, J. F. (Jeremiah).
    BLUNT DARTS.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Walker, (1984.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Authors first book, introducing Boston dectective John Francis Cuddy, who is hired to find the missing son of a noted Massachusetts judge. SIGNED on the title page. 192 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-55704.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (usual light toning to pages)

    Book ID: 46213
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  • BLUNT DARTS. by Healy, J. F. (Jeremiah).
    Healy, J. F. (Jeremiah).
    BLUNT DARTS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1984.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Authors first book, introducing Boston dectective John Francis Cuddy, who is hired to find the missing son of a noted Massachusetts judge. SIGNED on the title page. 192 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-55704.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (usual light toning to pages)

    Book ID: 46222
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  • INVASION OF PRIVACY. by Healy, Jeremiah.
    Healy, Jeremiah.
    INVASION OF PRIVACY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, 1996. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 11th novel in the mystery series featuring Boston PI John Cuddy. A highly recommended series: 'consistently outstanding' and 'terrific' are just two of the terms reviewers use to describe this series. SIGNED by author on title page. 340 pp. ISBN: 0-671-898760.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 27928
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  • ACT OF GOD by Healy, Jeremiah.
    Healy, Jeremiah.
    ACT OF GOD

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, 1994.. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A John Cuddy mystery, set in Boston. SIGNED by author on title page. 344 pp. ISBN: 0-671-795589.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. ('H' on front endpaper.)

    Book ID: 20111
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