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  • JASS. by Fulmer, David.
    Fulmer, David.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2005) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's second mystery (the first won the Shamus award) set in New Orleans. "In 1909 in the rowdy red-light district of Storyville, four players of the new music they call 'jass' have turned up dead. When Creole detective Valentin St. Cyr begins to investigate, he discovers that every one of the victims once played in the same band, and the only one left alive has gone into hiding." SIGNED on the title page. 334 pp. ISBN: 0-151010250.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 69010
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  • REDEMPTION. by Turner, Frederick.
    Turner, Frederick.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2006). First edition - Novel by this award-winning writer, best known for his non-fiction, set in New Orleans in 1913. "Francis Muldoon is a special policeman in the notorious Storyville District of New Orleans in 1913. His job is to see that the DistrictÕs volatile mixture of sex, alcohol, and gambling doesnÕt boil over but instead rolls along at a continuous simmer. Once a member of the cityÕs regular police force, he now works for the DistrictÕs vice lord, Tom Anderson, patrolling his patronÕs honky-tonks and saloons and whorehouses - both the high-priced bordellos and the coffinlike cribs where the girls work with only a cot and a washbasin." An uncommon advance issue. 348 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in printed orange wrappers (some sunning to spine).

    Book ID: 84588
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