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  • THE SECRET SPEECH. by Smith, Tom Robb,
    Smith, Tom Robb,
    THE SECRET SPEECH.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second novel featuring former MGB officer Leo Demidov, set in 1956 Russia: Stalin is dead and the violent regime is beginning to fracture, An equally gripping sequel to his award-winning 'Child 44.' 403 pp. ISBN: 9780446402408.

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

    Book ID: 55082
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  • CHILD 44. by Smith, Tom Robb,
    Smith, Tom Robb,
    CHILD 44.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's very powerful and highly acclaimed first novel, set in Stalinist Russia, in the years after World War II, this is the story a Russian secret police officer who is framed by a colleague, imprisoned, demoted and banished to a small town, but who risks all to solve a series of child murders.Winner of the Thriller Award for best first novel. 439 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-446-402389.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 47932
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  • DEATH ON A SILVER TRAY. by Stevens, Rosemary.
    Stevens, Rosemary.
    DEATH ON A SILVER TRAY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Berkley, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first mystery, featuring Beau Brummel and set in Regency England. SIGNED on the title page. 277 pp. ISBN: 0-425-174689.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77039
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  • GHOSTWALK. by Stott, Rebecca.
    Stott, Rebecca.
    GHOSTWALK.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Spiegel & Grau, (2007.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, one centered around a real historical mystery involving Isaac Newton's involvement with alchemy, and a series of murders in the modern day that may be related to the evidence being uncovered by a writer's research. An intelligent thriller, very highly praised. Illustrations, author's notes. 304 pp. Illustrated endpapers. ISBN: 978-0385521062.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 50302
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  • AN EXPERT IN MURDER. by Upson, Nicola.
    Upson, Nicola.
    AN EXPERT IN MURDER.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2008) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, featuring the golden age mystery writer Josephine Tey Detective Inspector Archie Penrose. Set in the theatre world in London, where Tey's play "Richard of Bordeaux" is ending its long and sucessful run. 292 pp. ISBN: 978-0061451539.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (remainder mark, toning to pages, corners slightly bumped)

    Book ID: 77778
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  • Washburn, L. J.
    DOG HEAVIES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: TOR, 1990. dj. Hardcover first edition - The third mystery in the award winning series featuring Lucas Hallam, ex-gunslinger and Texas Ranger, now working as a Hollywood as a private eye during the days of the silent films. ISBN: 0-312-931603.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 19130
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