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  • NO DIAMONDS FOR A DOLL. by Cagney, Peter.
    Cagney, Peter.
    NO DIAMONDS FOR A DOLL.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Roy Publishers, (1961) dj. Hardcover first edition - "Mike Strang was a private investigator. Investigating mysteries was his job. And the mysteries he like best were young, attractive and female." 192 pp.

    Condition: Good in very good dust jacket. (foxing to the edges of the textblock, toning to the pages, small chip to rear cover of dj.) Uncommon, especially in dj -

    Book ID: 59533
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  • THE MOCKING PROGRAM. by Foster, Alan Dean.
    Foster, Alan Dean.
    THE MOCKING PROGRAM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Warner, (2002.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Science fiction noir - a hard-boiled thriller set in the near future on ".the Montezuma Strip. A Mexamerican megalopolis sprawling from Baja to the Gulf. the home of one tough cop who specialises in solving the most devious, diabolical crimes that future felons can devise. " Glossary of Spang. 280 pp. ISBN: 9780446527743.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 54140
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  • THE MOCKING PROGRAM. by Foster, Alan Dean.
    Foster, Alan Dean.
    THE MOCKING PROGRAM.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Warner, (2002.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Science fiction noir - a hard-boiled thriller set in the near future on ".the Montezuma Strip. A Mexamerican megalopolis sprawling from Baja to the Gulf. the home of one tough cop who specialises in solving the most devious, diabolical crimes that future felons can devise. " Glossary of Spang. 280 pp. ISBN: 9780446527743.

    Condition: Near fine in a very good dustjacket (rem line, tear to front cover of dj with associated creasing.)

    Book ID: 55412
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  • HAMMETT: A Life At The Edge. by [Hammett, Dashiel] Nolan, Willian F.
    [Hammett, Dashiel] Nolan, Willian F.
    HAMMETT: A Life At The Edge.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Congdon & Weed, (1983.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Definitive biography of this master of modern hard boiled detective fiction, author of 'The Maltese Falcon' and other classics. SIGNED on the front endpaper by Nolan. Illustrated with photographs. Includes notes, bibliography of sources, a basic checklist of Dashiell Hammett books and an index. 276 pages. ISBN: 0-312-922817.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (sunning to the spine of the dj, a bit of toning to the cream background on the flaps and back cover of the dj)

    Book ID: 58944
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  • HAMMETT: A Life At The Edge. by [Hammett, Dashiel] Nolan, Willian F.
    [Hammett, Dashiel] Nolan, Willian F.
    HAMMETT: A Life At The Edge.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Congdon & Weed, (1983.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Definitive biography of this master of modern hard boiled detective fiction, author of 'The Maltese Falcon' and other classics. SIGNED on the title page by Nolan. Illustrated with photographs. Includes notes, bibliography of sources, a basic checklist of Dashiell Hammett books and an index. 276 pages. ISBN: 0-312-922817.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (small piece cut out of front endpaper, sunning to spine of dj.)

    Book ID: 43984
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  • NOBODY RUNS FOREVER. by Stark, Richard (pseudonym for Donald Westlake, 1933-2008.)
    Stark, Richard (pseudonym for Donald Westlake, 1933-2008.)
    NOBODY RUNS FOREVER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (2004) dj. Hardcover first edition - The 22nd hard-boiled Parker thriller - noir crime at its best. "Stark offers lots of bleak fun as well as intriguing physical details of the illegal variety and righteously sharp descriptions of people we pass every day on the street." (PW) 295 pp. ISBN: 0-892967986.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80430
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  • FLASHFIRE. by Stark, Richard (pseudonym for Donald Westlake, 1933-2008.)
    Stark, Richard (pseudonym for Donald Westlake, 1933-2008.)
    FLASHFIRE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (2000.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A hard-boiled Parker thriller - noir crime at its best. 278 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-7102.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 56198
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