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  • THE VOYAGE. by Caputo, Philip.
    Caputo, Philip.
    THE VOYAGE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. SIGNED first edition - SIGNED on the title page. A complex novel which begins in June 1901, when Bostonian Cyrus Braithwaite banishes his three teenaged sons from their family's Maine seacoast summer home, sending them off alone in a schooner with orders not to return before fall. The trip takes them to South Carolina, the Tortuga Islands off Key West, and through a hurricane and its aftermath in Cuba, which leaves one of them dead. The story is 'reconstructed' in 1998, by descendant Sybil Brathwaite who gradually unveils a long hidden history of frustration and deceit involving Cyrus's wife Elizabeth, the boys' half-brother, and their father's almost insane hunger for revenge. A story…

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    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. SIGNED first edition - SIGNED on the title page. A complex novel which begins in June 1901, when Bostonian Cyrus Braithwaite banishes his three teenaged sons from their family's Maine seacoast summer home, sending them off alone in a schooner with orders not to return before fall. The trip takes them to South Carolina, the Tortuga Islands off Key West, and through a hurricane and its aftermath in Cuba, which leaves one of them dead. The story is 'reconstructed' in 1998, by descendant Sybil Brathwaite who gradually unveils a long hidden history of frustration and deceit involving Cyrus's wife Elizabeth, the boys' half-brother, and their father's almost insane hunger for revenge. A story of adventure, courage and the effects of long-held secrets. 414 pp.

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    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 39368
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  • THE VOYAGE. by Caputo, Philip.
    Caputo, Philip.
    THE VOYAGE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. First edition - A complex novel which begins in June 1901, when Bostonian Cyrus Braithwaite banishes his three teenaged sons from their family's Maine seacoast summer home, sending them off alone in a schooner with orders not to return before fall. The trip takes them to South Carolina, the Tortuga Islands off Key West, and through a hurricane and its aftermath in Cuba, which leaves one of them dead. The story is 'reconstructed' in 1998, by descendant Sybil Brathwaite who gradually unveils a long hidden history of frustration and deceit involving Cyrus's wife Elizabeth, the boys' half-brother, and their father's almost insane hunger for revenge. A story of adventure, courage and the effects of long-held secrets. 414 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 50325
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  • THE HEMINGWAY HOAX. by Haldeman, Joe.
    Haldeman, Joe.
    THE HEMINGWAY HOAX.

    Edition: First paperback printing.

    New York: Avon, (1991.). SIGNED - Winner of the 1990 Nebula for best novella. SIGNED on the title page. 155 pp. ISBN: 0-380-708000.

    Condition: Very near fine - appears unread.

    Book ID: 53097
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  • Hall, James W.
    BONES OF CORAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. dj. Hardcover first edition - His 3rd hardboiled thriller set in Key West Florida. 308 pp. ISBN: 0-679-400176.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (rem dot.)

    Book ID: 23897
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  • BONES OF CORAL. by Hall, James W.
    Hall, James W.
    BONES OF CORAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - His 3rd hardboiled thriller set in Key West Florida. SIGNED on the title page.308 pp. ISBN: 0-679-400176.

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

    Book ID: 52452
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  • Hall, James W.
    BONES OF CORAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. dj. Hardcover first edition - His 3rd hardboiled thriller set in Key West Florida. 308 pp. ISBN: 0-679-400176.

    Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket

    Book ID: 12906
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  • Hall, James W.
    RED SKY AT NIGHT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Delacorte, 1997. dj. Hardcover first edition - Another passionate and hardboiled thriller set in the Florida Keys. ISBN: 0-385-316380.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 23314
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  • BLOOD ON THE KEYS. by Leslie, John
    Leslie, John
    BLOOD ON THE KEYS.

    Edition: Paperback original - first printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (1988). SIGNED first edition - Author's first novel, a hard-boiled crime novel set in Key West, featuring ex-con gone straight Warren Snow. SIGNED on the title page. 255 pp. ISBN: 0-671-642537.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 61216
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  • KILLER IN PARADISE. by Leslie, John
    Leslie, John
    KILLER IN PARADISE.

    Edition: Paperback original - first printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (1990). SIGNED first edition - A tough Chicago homicide cop, married to a fashion model, is recuperating from a gunshot wound in Key West, but finds himself drawn into a search for a serial killer murdering runaway girls. The author's third hard-boiled novel, SIGNED on the title page. 262 pp. Cover art by George Corsillo. ISBN: 0-671-684116.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 61217
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  • HAVANA HUSTLE. by Leslie, John
    Leslie, John
    HAVANA HUSTLE.

    Edition: Paperback original - first printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (1994). SIGNED first edition - The author's fifth hard-boiled novel, set in Key West. featuring Tony Harwood, former Miami cop now trying to make it as a PI, and developing a reputation for doing things his way. SIGNED on the title page. 276 pp. Cover art by Broeck Steadman. ISBN: 0-671-781669.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 61219
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  • KILLING ME SOFTLY. by Leslie, John
    Leslie, John
    KILLING ME SOFTLY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, 1994. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first Gideon Lowry mystery, set in Key West, Florida. SIGNED by the author on the title page with 'Key West 1996' added. ISBN: 0-671-864203.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 60927
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  • Leslie, John
    KILLING ME SOFTLY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, 1994. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first Gideon Lowry mystery, set in Key West, Florida. SIGNED by the author on the title page with 'Key West 1996' added. ISBN: 0-671-864203.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (1 closed tear back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 24939
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  • THE LAST RESORT. by Lurie, Alison.
    Lurie, Alison.
    THE LAST RESORT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (1998.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in Key West, Florida - the 'last' resort in more ways than one. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-8050-58664.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53629
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  • KEEP THE CHANGE. by McGuane, Thomas.
    McGuane, Thomas.
    KEEP THE CHANGE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - "Set in Montana, Key West, and the Yale Club of New York City, this is the story of one man's declaration of independence." SIGNED on the title page. 230 pp. ISBN: 0-395-488877.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (light edgewear to the dj.)

    Book ID: 56384
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  • MILE ZERO. by Sanchez, Thomas.
    Sanchez, Thomas.
    MILE ZERO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Mile Zero marks the location of Key West - the cultural junction where the Anglo-Saxon, Latin and African worlds collide. An island with a legacy of the slave trade and revolution and a 'turbulent present of marijuana millionaires, threadbare illegal immigrants, proud homosexuals and hard-luck treasure hunters.' Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-394-578597.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 36752
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  • MILE ZERO. by Sanchez, Thomas.
    Sanchez, Thomas.
    MILE ZERO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Mile Zero marks the location of Key West - the cultural junction where the Anglo-Saxon, Latin and African worlds collide. An island with a legacy of the slave trade and revolution and a 'turbulent present of marijuana millionaires, threadbare illegal immigrants, proud homosexuals and hard-luck treasure hunters.' Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-394-578597.

    Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket (dampstaining to top edge of textblock near the spine, not affecting the pages.)

    Book ID: 57132
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  • MILE ZERO. by Sanchez, Thomas.
    Sanchez, Thomas.
    MILE ZERO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mile Zero marks the location of Key West - the cultural junction where the Anglo-Saxon, Latin and African worlds collide. An island with a legacy of the slave trade and revolution and a 'turbulent present of marijuana millionaires, threadbare illegal immigrants, proud homosexuals and hard-luck treasure hunters.' Map endpapers. SIGNED on the title page by the author and dated 'Los Angeles, 24 April 2005.'. ISBN: 0-394-578597.

    Condition: Very good in a fine dust jacket (previous owner's name.)

    Book ID: 27856
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  • TROPICAL DEPRESSION. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    TROPICAL DEPRESSION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (1996). dj. Hardcover first edition - His fourth very funny mystery novel, set in Key West, Florida. 293 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-61096.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 73838
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  • WELCOME TO PARADISE. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    WELCOME TO PARADISE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Villard, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A Key West mystery, a story of mistaken identity and tropical crime, SIGNED on the front endpaper. 220 pp. ISBN: 0-375502521.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 73840
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  • THE NAKED DETECTIVE. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    THE NAKED DETECTIVE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Villard, (2000) dj. Hardcover first edition - Another offbeat mystery set in Key West, Florida, by Shames - this one introduces Pete Amsterdam, 'the world's most reluctant sleuth.' 225 pp. ISBN: 0-375-50253x.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 30286
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  • TROPICAL DEPRESSION. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    TROPICAL DEPRESSION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (1996). dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery novel set in Key West, Florida. SIGNED on the title page. 293 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-61096.

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

    Book ID: 60887
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  • TROPICAL DEPRESSION. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    TROPICAL DEPRESSION.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, (1996). SIGNED first edition - Mystery novel set in Key West, Florida .SIGNED on the title page. 293 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (corner slightly bumped).

    Book ID: 60888
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  • WELCOME TO PARADISE. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    WELCOME TO PARADISE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Villard, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A Key West mystery, a story of mistaken identity and tropical crime, SIGNED on the title page. 220 pp. ISBN: 0-375502521.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 67696
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  • VIRGIN HEAT. by Shames, Laurence.
    Shames, Laurence.
    VIRGIN HEAT.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, (1997). SIGNED first edition - Mystery novel set in Key West, Florida -" a touching and hilarious tale of love, the mob, revenge, redemption, and some minor cross-dressing." SIGNED on the title page. 274 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (publisher's material laid in)

    Book ID: 61409
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