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121 Coles, Manning THE EMPEROR'S BRACELET
London: University of London Press Ltd., 1947. First U.K. edition. One of the ''Junior Novels by Famous Authors'' series. Originally issued in 1943 from Doubleday as GREAT CAESAR'S GHOST. Hardcover. Very good: spine lean, boards splayed, foxing to page edges and to endsheets; in a price-clipped pictorial dust jacket with a number of short edge tears, general shelfwear, foxing, age-toning, particularly to spine, small chip to front flap. 
The only juvenile by the writing team who created Tommy Hambledon; the action takes Jack Liss, son of the British Museum's curator, from London to Africa. Illustrated by H.M. Brock with four lively color plates and many b&w drawings in the text. Scarce. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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122 Collingwood, Charles THE DEFECTOR
New York: Harper and Row, Publishers, (1970). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Vietnam War novel of suspense involving the CIA, by the late radio and television journalist who won Emmy awards for his Vietnam coverage. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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123 Condon, Richard THE ENTWINING
New York: Richard Marek, (1980). 0399900896 / 9780399900891 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
From the author of THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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124 Condon, Richard THE VENERABLE BEAD
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1992). 0312083319 / 9780312083311 First edition. Hardcover. Lower corner tips very lightly bumped else near fine; in an illustrated dust jacket. 
From the author of THE FINAL ADDICTION and THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE, this is a wacky tale of love and espionage about an Iraqi woman who becomes a U.S. spy until she falls in love with an Albanian who is searching for a life-extending yogurt formula. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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125 Connable, Alfred TWELVE TRAINS TO BABYLON
New York: Little, Brown and Company, (1971). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with traces of shelfwear at the extremities. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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126 Coonts, Stephen FLIGHT OF THE INTRUDER
Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, (1986). 0870212001 / 9780870212000 First edition: Uncorrected Proof with materials laid in. Hardcover. Near fine in printed red wraps; in an illustrated dust jacket with minor wear, rubbing, and creases to the extremities. Jacket design by Moira M. Megargee. 
The first thriller from Coonts, a pilot during the Vietnam War, centers on Jake Grafton's struggle to cope with the war and the loss of a friend. Filmed by director John Milius in 1990 starring Danny Glover, Willem Dafoe, and Brad Johnson. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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127 Coonts, Stephen FLIGHT OF THE INTRUDER
Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, (1986). 0870212001 / 9780870212000 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"This exciting, gutsy, authentic book is filled with real-life details of the Vietnam War; the author was there and portrays both the technical and human elements with vibrant authority."--Walter J. Boyne. First novel by the ex-naval aviator. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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128 Coonts, Stephen THE MINOTAUR
New York: Doubleday, (1989). 0385261470 / 9780385261470 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in dust jacket. 
INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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129 Copeland, William FIVE HOURS FROM ISFAHAN
London: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, (1976). 0246108932 / 9780246108937 First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Upper corner tip badly bumped, else an about near fine copy; in a very faintly age-toned photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows a hint of edgewear. 
When Tehran is chosen as the site for 1943 summit conference, an elite unit of German commandos is dropped into Iran with orders to assassinate the Allied heads of state. A young intelligence officer attached to the U.S. races to stop the plot. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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130 Coppel, Alfred HASTING'S CONSPIRACY
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1980). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
From the author of 34 EAST and THE DRAGON. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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131 Cory, Desmond NIGHT HAWK
(London): Hodder and Stoughton, (1969). First edition. Hardcover. Faint foxing to top page edges, else a near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with some rubbing and shelfwear, no tears. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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132 Coulter, Stephen PLAYERS IN A DARK GAME
New York: William Morrow, 1968. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Slight lean to spine, else a near fine copy in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with a short edge tear to rear cover. 

Price: 12.50 USD
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133 Cox, Richard GROUND ZERO
New York: Stein and Day, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
This novel has a bit of irony in light of recent world events. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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134 Coyle, William FIRESTORM
New York: William Morrow, (1988). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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135 Creighton, Christopher and Noel Hynd THE KHRUSHCHEV OBJECTIVE
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1987. 0385180136 / 9780385180139 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"Was there a plot to subvert the most vital diplomatic mission of postwar history? A novel based on the facts, known...and suppressed." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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136 Crisp, William VENGEANCE IS THINE
(London): Macmillan, (1986). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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137 Crockett, James LULLABY WITH LUGERS
New York: Crown Publishers, (1946). First edition. Hardcover. A very nearly fine copy in grey cloth lettered in blue; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket with some light wear and rubbing, a very small chip to upper rear panel, two tiny closed edge tears. Nice copy of this fragile issue. 
The sole mystery novel authored by Cornelia Warriner and James A. MacPhail under this pseudonym. NYC provides the backdrop for this story of high intrigue involving ruthless airline competition and sinister undercover forces. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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138 Crowder, Herbert AMBUSH AT OSIRAK
Novato, California: Presidio, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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139 Crowder, Ken ASIAN EYES
New York: Walker, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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140 Crowder, Ken THE IRON WEB
New York: Walker, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. 
Two big-game hunters are stranded in Africa, where Hitler's swastika is known as the Iron Web. They're ready to risk everything to keep the deadly SS from snaring top secret papers that could blow the lid off WWII. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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