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  • CARVED IN BONE. by Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    CARVED IN BONE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2006) dj. Hardcover first edition - The first novel in the Body Farm series - "On the campus of the University of Tennessee is a patch of ground unlike any in the world -dedicated to the science of death, where human remains lie exposed to be studied for their secrets. The real-life scientist who founded the "Body Farm" has broken cold cases and revolutionized forensics . . . and now he spins an astonishing tale inspired by his own experiences." Undiscovered for 30 years, a woman's corpse lies hidden in a cave in the Appalachian mountains of East Tennessee, transformed by the chemistry of the cave into a near perfect mummy. 335 pp plus 3 anatomy drawings. ISBN: 978-0060759810.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. Uncommon in the first edition and in this condition.

    Book ID: 64284
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  • FLESH AND BONE. by Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    FLESH AND BONE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2007) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second novel in the Body Farm series - "On the campus of the University of Tennessee is a patch of ground unlike any in the world -dedicated to the science of death, where human remains lie exposed to be studied for their secrets. The real-life scientist who founded the "Body Farm" has broken cold cases and revolutionized forensics . . . and now he spins an astonishing tale inspired by his own experiences." A battered body of a young man has been found in Chatanooga - and the body of new murder victim appears next to his corpse at the Body Farm. 354 pp plus 3 anatomy drawings. ISBN: 978-0060759810.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket. (remainder line)

    Book ID: 64285
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  • THE DEVIL'S BONES. by Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    Bass, Jefferson (pseudonym for Dr Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson)
    THE DEVIL'S BONES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2008) dj. Hardcover first edition - The third novel in the Body Farm series - "On the campus of the University of Tennessee is a patch of ground unlike any in the world -dedicated to the science of death, where human remains lie exposed to be studied for their secrets. The real-life scientist who founded the "Body Farm" has broken cold cases and revolutionized forensics . . . and now he spins an astonishing tale inspired by his own experiences." 309 pp plus 3 anatomy drawings. ISBN: 978-0060759810.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 67094
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  • DYING ON THE VINE. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    DYING ON THE VINE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2012) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery set at a vineyard in the wine country of Tuscany, Italy/, featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. 294 pp. ISBN: 978-0425227978.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 72786
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  • SKULL DUGGERY. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    SKULL DUGGERY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2009) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery set at a small village in Oaxaca in Mexico, featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. SIGNED on the title page. 281 pp. ISBN: 978-0425227978.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 67864
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  • MAKE NO BONES. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    MAKE NO BONES.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (1991.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Mystery set in Bend, Oregon featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. SIGNED on the title page. 234 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-3786.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 59774
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  • GOOD BLOOD. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    GOOD BLOOD.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2004 dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery set at Lake Maggiore in Italy, featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. SIGNED on the title page. 293 pp. ISBN: 0-425194116.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder line)

    Book ID: 66014
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  • WHERE THERE'S A WILL. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    WHERE THERE'S A WILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by this Edgar wlnning author - set on the big island of Hawaii. SIGNED on the title page. 284 pp. ISBN: 0-425-200264.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 62660
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  • MURDER IN THE QUEEN'S ARMES. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    MURDER IN THE QUEEN'S ARMES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1985) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third mystery featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver, who is in England on his honeymoon. INSCRIBED on the title page. "To --- with all good wishes." 198 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-56263.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 65482
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  • OLD BONES. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    OLD BONES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (1987.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery set in Breton, France, near Mont St Michel, featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. SIGNED on the half title page with the words "Here's to a skeleton in every closet!" and dated in 1988. Winner of the Edgar Award for best novel. 197 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-2623.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 65484
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  • DEAD MEN'S HEARTS. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    DEAD MEN'S HEARTS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (1994.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Another mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by the Edgar wlnning author - this one is set at Egypt's Valley of the Nile. 227 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-4669.

    Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62058
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  • MURDER IN THE QUEEN'S ARMES. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    MURDER IN THE QUEEN'S ARMES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1985) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third mystery featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver, who is in England on his honeymoon. INSCRIBED on the title page. "To --- Here's to a skeleton in every closet" and dated in 1998. 198 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-56263.

    Condition: Ex-library with a few stamps, remnants of a pocket on the front endpaper and a slanted spine, in a near fine unmarked dust jacket.

    Book ID: 60375
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  • UNEASY RELATIONS. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    UNEASY RELATIONS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2008) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery set at the Rock of Gibraltor, featuring forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver. SIGNED on the title page. 278 pp. ISBN: 978-0425227978.

    Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket (price-clipped).

    Book ID: 70117
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  • SKELETON DANCE. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    SKELETON DANCE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by the Edgar wlnning author - set in a small French village which is home to a large concentration of prehistoric fossils. 246 pp. ISBN: 0-688-159281.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 44561
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  • SKELETON DANCE. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    SKELETON DANCE.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Morrow, (2000.). SIGNED first edition - Mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by the Edgar wlnning author - set in a small French village which is home to a large concentration of prehistoric fossils. SIGNED on the title page. 246 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in plain printed tan wrappers.

    Book ID: 58990
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  • SKELETON DANCE. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    SKELETON DANCE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by the Edgar wlnning author - set in a small French village which is home to a large concentration of prehistoric fossils. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication, 246 pp. ISBN: 0-688-159281.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 59695
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  • DEAD MEN'S HEARTS. by Elkins, Aaron.
    Elkins, Aaron.
    DEAD MEN'S HEARTS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (1994.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Another mystery involving forensic anthropology and featuring Gideon Oliver by the Edgar wlnning author - this one is set at Egypt's Valley of the Nile. SIGNED on the title page. 227 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-4669.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 59700
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  • THE PMS OUTLAWS: An Elizabeth MacPherson Novel. by McCrumb, Sharyn.
    McCrumb, Sharyn.
    THE PMS OUTLAWS: An Elizabeth MacPherson Novel.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring forensic anthropologist Elizabeth MacPherson. SIGNED on the title page.295 pp.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 60293
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  • THE PMS OUTLAWS: An Elizabeth MacPherson Novel. by McCrumb, Sharyn.
    McCrumb, Sharyn.
    THE PMS OUTLAWS: An Elizabeth MacPherson Novel.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Ballantine, (2000.). First edition - Mystery featuring forensic anthropologist Elizabeth MacPherson. 295 pp.

    Condition: Very good in glossy printed wrappers (crease to lower corner of back cover.)

    Book ID: 57551
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-410538.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 24543
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: Vintage Books, (2001.). Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-724370.

    Condition: Good condition (some wear to covers.)

    Book ID: 30767
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-410538.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 32104
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Vintage Books, (2001.). Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. 307 pp. ISBN: 0-375-724370.

    Condition: Very good condition.

    Book ID: 33615
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  • GRAVE SECRETS. by Reichs, Kathy.
    Reichs, Kathy.
    GRAVE SECRETS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Scribner's, (2002.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Fifth mystery featuring featuring forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan. The author is herself a forensic anthropologist for both the state of North Carolina and the province of Quebec - This one is set in Guatemala, where the unidentified bodies of 20 young women and children, massacred by soldiers in 1982, have been recovered from a well. Recommended - an excellent series, better in my opinion, than the Patricia Cornwell books. SIGNED on the title page. The popular television series "Bones" is nominally based on these books. 315 pp. ISBN: 0-684-859734.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77458
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