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121 Disher, Garry PAYDIRT
(North Sydney): Allen & Unwin, (1992). 1863731970 / 9781863731973 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, an as-new, unread copy, in slick, illustrated wraps. Cover design by Siren. 
Wyatt reappears in the South Australian outback, intent on snatching a payroll. But Wyatt is not the only one eyeing the funds. "The best crime series since Donald Westlake's Parker books (written under the pseudonym of Richard Stark)."--BrothersJudd. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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COMFORT AND JOI, Dougherty, Joseph
122 Dougherty, Joseph COMFORT AND JOI
New York/Lincoln/Shanghai: ibooks, (2005). 059533590x / 9780595335909 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, in slick, illustrated wraps. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
Part REMEMBRANCE OF THINGS PAST, part MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATRE 3000, COMFORT AND JOI records one weekend in the life of a man suffering a "low-grade obsession" with real-life bosomy blonde bombshell, Joi Lansing. 
Price: 11.95 USD
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123 Drennan, Kathryn M. BABYLON 5: TO DREAM IN THE CITY OF SORROWS
(New York): A Dell Book, (1997). 0440223547 / 9780440223542 First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. An as-new, fine unread copy; in color-illustrated wraps with artwork by Bob Larkin depicting some of the show's stars against a backdrop of spaceships and futuristic architecture. 
Book #9 in the series of paperback originals based upon the popular sf television show created by J. Michael Stracynski. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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124 Dunning, John BOOKED TO DIE
(London): Allison and Busby, (1993). 0749001011 / 9780749001018 First U.K. edition, first printing: A paperback original. Fine in wraps. Appears unread! 
The acclaimed first mystery featuring Denver rare bookman Cliff Janeway published in the UK as a paperback original. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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125 Dunning, John LOOKING FOR GINGER NORTH
New York: Fawcett Gold Medal, (1980). 0449143171 / 9780449143179 First edition, first printing: Paperback Original. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Mass market paperback. Very good, with some creasing to spine, mild lean to the book, minor creasing to the covers, the customary tanning to the pages, in lightly edge worn illustrated wraps. 
Extraordinarily scarce in any condition, this paperback original is by the author (and bookdealer!) who shot to fame twelve years later with the bibliomystery phenomenon BOOKED TO DIE. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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126 Durham, James THE DARK WINDOW
(Downey, CA.): Angel Town Press, (1993). 0963788108 / 9780963788108 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Fine in illustrated glossy wraps. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings by Steve Rogers. 
A trade paperback original of the author's first book, a noir mystery set in Southern California, West Texas, and Mexico. Praised by Kent Anderson and James Crumley. This copy has been SIGNED and dated by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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127 Elliott, Kate AN EARTHLY CROWN: The Sword of Heaven, Book One
New York, N.Y.: Daw Books, Inc., (1993). 0886775469 / 9780886775469 First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Mild age-toning to pages and covers, a suggestion of edgewear, else a very nearly fine, unread copy in bright, illustrated wraps with artwork by Jim Burns; map by Eric Elliott. 
"The Jaran series is truly an epic masterpiece, conveying a story of the dreams of conquest and rebellion by a pair of charismatic men and the woman who is linked to them both."--Todd Richmond. First book in the series to follow JARAN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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128 Fairman, Paul W. THE WORLD GRABBERS
Derby, Connecticut: Monarch Books, Inc., (1964). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Monarch Books #471; cover price, $.40. Mass market paperback. A fine, bright, as-new, unread copy in illustrated wraps with artwork by Ralph Brillhart. 
"Was He Saint or Devil--This Man Who Called Himself Sri Ahandi?" A "dramatic, suspenseful" novel inspired by the ONE STEP BEYOND television program. Sweet copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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129 Fanthorpe, R.L. (Lionel) SPACE FURY
Clovis, California: Vega Books, Inc., [1963]. B000FMJOXM First U.S. edition: Paperback Original. VSF-2; cover price, $.50. Mass market paperback. Chip to spine head, mild horizontal crack to spine center, else about near fine, unread, in pictorial wraps. 
"The only man who could prove his identity was trapped in orbit." SIGNED by the U.K. sf legend, here uncloaked by one of his many pseudonyms. Originally issued as a Badger original in the U.K. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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130 Farmer, Philip Jose LE FAISEUR D'UNIVERS (THE MAKER OF UNIVERSES)
(Paris): Editions Opta, (1973). French language edition: a Trade Paperback. Trade Paperback. Near fine with mild soiling and wear to the edges; bound in cardstock-weight, slick, hot pink wraps with flap folds; cover art, repeated on the title-page, is by Barthelemy. 
French translation (by Michel Deutsch) of Farmer's THE MAKER OF UNIVERSES, the first volume of "The World of Tiers," offered here in Opta's "Collection 'anti-mondes"' series. SIGNED by Farmer on the title-page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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131 Farmer, Philip Jose THE MAKER OF UNIVERSES
New York, N.Y.: Ace Books Inc., (1965). First edition: Paperback Original; Ace #f-367. Mass market paperback. Very good plus copy with a slight lean to the spine, a scratch and mild creases to the front cover, inside covers are browned, in illustrated wraps. 
SIGNED by Farmer to the copyright page. First volume in the World of Tiers series. Wonderful cover and interior art by Jack Gaughan. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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132 Fate, Robert BABY SHARK
Fort Collins, Colorado: Capital Crime Press, (2006). 0977627691 / 9780977627691 First edition, first printing: trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine, a new book, in illustrated wraps. SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
A father murdered. A daughter sexually assaulted, beaten, left for dead. As a rule, in the 1950's a good girl didn't admit to being raped--and she'd never seek revenge for her father's murder. But Kristin didn't play by the rules. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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133 Fate, Robert BABY SHARK'S BEAUMONT BLUES
Fort Collins, Colorado: Capital Crime Press, (2007). 9780977627622 First edition, first printing: a trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. New. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 8vo. 
The second installment in a Texas noir series featuring young female private eye and pool shark Kristin Van Dijk. Set in the hard-boiled 1950's. "The combination of languid stunning prose and sharp as nails wit..."--JT Ellison. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 14.95 USD
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134 Faulkner, John AIN'T GONNA RAIN NO MORE
Greenwich, Conn: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1959). B000B523ZY First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #927; cover price, $.25. Mass Market Paperback. Pages mildly tanned (as expected), else very nearly fine, unread; in illustrated wraps with artwork by Mitchell Hooks. 
"Meet Miss Green, the dream come true for the boys along Cabin Road." "Comparing CABIN ROAD to TOBACCO ROAD is like comparing Bach to Tin Pan Alley."--The Freeman. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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135 Faulkner, John UNCLE GOOD'S WEEK-END PARTY
Greenwich, Conn: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1960). First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #1031; cover price, $.25. Mass Market Paperback. Pages inevitably tanned, else fine, bright, fresh, a superb example; in illustrated wraps. Jacket art by Barye Phillips. 
"There'll be a hot time on Cabin Road tonight! Here again are the bib-overalled men and the flour-sacked girls from Little Chicago country, where people have nothing to lose, not even their reputations." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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136 Finney, Jack INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS
Los Angeles, California: Fotonovel Publications, (1979). B000GGUZ6W First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. Fine, as-new, in color pictorial wraps. 
Photographic novel with original dialogue based on W.D. Richter's screenplay and featuring 350 color stills from the 1978 remake of the classic science fiction chiller. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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137 Fischer, Bruno FOOLS WALK IN
New York: Gold Medal Books/Fawcett Publications, Inc., (1951). B000BN4FDO First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Gold Medal #209; no cover price. Mass Market Paperback. Pages inevitably tanned, a hint of darkening to spine, else fine, bright, fresh, a superb example; in illustrated wraps. 
"Good girl or bad girl, was she worth the professor's life and reputation?" Cover art by Barye Phillips. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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138 Fleming, Gherbod DARK PROPHECY: Book Three, Trilogy of the Blood Curse
(Clarkston, GA): (White Wolf Publishing), (1998). 1565049837 / 9781565049833 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Inspired by the VAMPIRE: The Masquerade role-playing game. Mass market paperback. Bright, gleaming, as-new, unread fine copy; in illustrated wraps. 
The crazed Camrilla, prince of Atlanta, will stop at nothing to kill Owain Evans. Carlos, bishop of the Sabbat, also thirsts for vengeance. The Giovanni might come to Owain's aid, but who can he trust in the diabolic world of the Kindred? 
Price: 15.00 USD
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139 Fluke, Joanne; Michaels, Fern; Barton, Beverly; and Jump, Shirley SUGAR AND SPICE
(New York, NY): Zebra Books/Kensington Publishing Corp., (2006). 0821780476 / 9780821780473 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. New. Fine in wraps. 431 pages. SIGNED by the author, Ms. Fluke, to the title page. 
A collection of four original novellas Christmas mysteries with a three-dimensional ornament, in a sealed envelope, bound in. Joanne Fluke's novella features Hannah Swensen in THE TWELVE DESERTS OF CHRISTMAS with 12 original recipes. 
Price: 7.99 USD
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140 Forest, Dael BARBA THE SLAVER; HAESEL THE SLAVE; BROTAN THE BREEDER; GRACUS THE CENTURION; CORISSA THE VESTAL VIRGIN
New York: Ballantine Books, (1978). First U.S. edition. Slaves of the Empire set. Five volumes. All fine, as-new, unread copies in slick illustrated wraps. The cover art is by Boris Vallejo 
Erotically charged historical series about slaves and masters in ancient Rome. Now nearly impossible to find in collectible condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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