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DETECTIVE FICTION

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COVER HER FACE
Written by P.D. James. Illustrated by Jonathan Burton.
Stock no. 2129387
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Vivid red, black, white and blue decorative cloth. Colour plates. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE FOLIO TREASURY OF SHORTER CRIME FICTION
Written by Tim Heald; Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 2129272
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

A four volume set: Early Escapades; Superior Sleuths; Police Procedures; Murderous Minds. An anthology of stories selected by Tim Heald and Sue Bradbury. Brown cloth spines, gilt titles. Each volume has a different pictorial paper board. Colour frontispieces plus b/w illustrations. Slip case has some fading to edges and a few marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GREAT STORIES OF CRIME AND DETECTION (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Tim Heald. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 1816993
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Selected by Tim Heald. Blue cloth spines with gilt titles. Pictorial paper boards. B/w illustrations. Very minor foxing to text blocks. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase with light scuffing.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE FOLIO TREASURY OF SHORTER CRIME FICTION
Written by Tim Heald; Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 2128579
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

A four volume set: Early Escapades; Superior Sleuths; Police Procedures; Murderous Minds. An anthology of stories selected by Tim Heald and Sue Bradbury. Brown cloth spines, gilt titles. Each volume has a different pictorial paper board. Colour frontispieces plus b/w illustrations. Some light wear to cover corners and edges. A little spotting to a couple of covers. Contents are fine! Slip case has bumping to a couple of corners, with scuff marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE NEW ANNOTATED SHERLOCK HOLMES VOLUME III
Written by Arthur Conan Doyle; Leslie S. Klinger.
Stock no. 1816827
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Novels: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of Four; The Hound of the Baskervilles; and The Valley of Fear. Terracotta boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Annotations in red font. ISBN: 039305800X. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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NO MOTIVE FOR MURDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123165
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Dark pink boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. 190 pages. A murder novel. A little uneven fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Small ink numbers to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.
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NO MOTIVE FOR MURDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1505624
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. 190 pages. A murder novel. Minimal bumping to spine. A couple of tiny black spots to covers. Yellowed tape marks to both sets of endpapers. A few words/numbers erased from front pastedown. Faint lines of browning to half-title and title page from tape which left marks on front endpapers. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and chipped, small tear at top of spine had been repaired with tape on verso, tape no longer present. Spine possibly slightly faded.
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THE OTHER VICTIM
Written by David Kessler.
Stock no. 1202536
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0340689021.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MURDER BY AIR
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 813618
Published by Newnes. Circa 1937. Very good condition.

Brick red cloth with title to spine. The third book in the Steeley Series. 252 pages. Spine faded. Covers lightly marked.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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