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  • THE DOUBLE: An Investigation. by Webb, Don.
    Webb, Don.
    THE DOUBLE: An Investigation.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1998) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Texas-born author's first mystery novel. "It starts - as so many mysteries do - with a corpse. But in this case the dead man is different. Well, actually he's the same. He looks just like John Reynman. But Reynman has no twin. He has never seen the dead man before. How did the corpse wind up on Reynman's living room floor?" James Sallis (who is in 'Asylum') comments: 'There has to be something in the water in Austin, Texas. Guy sits down to write a nice little mystery and comes up with this?'. SIGNED on the title page with the comment "Halloween, Austin, TX, 1998. See pg 231."

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

    Book ID: 68881
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  • ESSENTIAL SALTES: An Experiment. by Webb, Don.
    Webb, Don.
    ESSENTIAL SALTES: An Experiment.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Texas-born author's second experimental mystery novel - there is a murder and a theft, but otherwise this book has little in common with traditional crime fiction. SIGNED on the title page. 243 pp.

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

    Book ID: 68882
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  • WHITE MAN RUNNING. by Webb, Martha G.
    Webb, Martha G.
    WHITE MAN RUNNING.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1985) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second novel. In 1940s Texas, a 13 year old black boy delivering groceries slashes a woman's attacker with his knife, but knowing that he would not be believed, he flees the town. Forty years later, things have changed and he is a respected attorney running for Congress - but now that long-ago violence is threatening his career and the lives of those around him. 179 pp. ISBN: 0-802756115.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 72820
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  • RIVER CITY DEAD: An Aggie Mundeen Mystery. by West, Nancy.
    West, Nancy.
    RIVER CITY DEAD: An Aggie Mundeen Mystery.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    Henery Press, (2017). SIGNED first edition - Advice columnist Aggie Mundeen and SAPD Sam Vanderhoven plan to get together on San Antonio's River Walk during Fiesta Week - but murder gets in their way. SIGNED on the title page and dated in March 2018. 213 pp plus 4 pp publisher's ads. ISBN: 978-1635111330.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 76965
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  • HILL COUNTRY. by Windle, Janice Woods.
    Windle, Janice Woods.
    HILL COUNTRY.

    Edition: Large print edition.

    Atlanta: Doubleday Direct / Longstreet Press, (1998) dj. Hardcover - An historical novel of Texas, based on the life of the author's remarkable grandmother. This covers almost a century of Texas political history as she follows the families of Laura Woods and Rebekah Baines Johnson and their impact on their state, the country and their own sons. Double page map, photographs and a long preface in which the author describes her search for this story among her family records. Includes a list of characters. xlvii, 649 pp plus author's brief note. ISBN: 0-739403524.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (slight spine slant)

    Book ID: 78194
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  • FINAL AUDIT. by Worth, Jim.
    Worth, Jim.
    FINAL AUDIT.

    Edition: First printing.

    n.p. Mystrique Press / JW Publishing, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first novel, a story of murder, conspiracy and corruption in the energy industry, set in Houston, Texas, California and elsewhere. Introduces Detective Dave Duncan and his partner Stephanie Fox. INSCRIBED on the title page by the author and dated in 2007. Epilogue. 306 pp. ISBN: 0-976892103.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 48075
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  • NOTES FROM THE COUNTRY CLUB. by Wozencraft, Kim.
    Wozencraft, Kim.
    NOTES FROM THE COUNTRY CLUB.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1993. dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel by this former undercover narcotics officer, the story of a woman imprisoned for killing her abusive husband. 206 pp. ISBN: 0-395-62892x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 47598
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