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161 Macleod, Robert PLACE OF MISTS
New York: The McCall Publishing Company, (1969). 0841500584 / 9780841500587 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in a very lightly rubbed, age-toned pictorial dust jacket. 
Thriller featuring Talos Cord, U.N. troubleshooter, written by Bill Knox under pseudonym. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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162 Margolin, Phillip SLEEPING BEAUTY
(New York, N.Y.): HarperCollinsPublishers, (2004). 0060083263 / 9780060083267 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. NEW: Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author to a special tipped-in sheet. The thriller writer and criminal defense attorney "proves once again that he is a master of plot and pacing--and one of those rare authors who can create a genuinely surprising ending."--Lisa Scottoline 
Price: 25.95 USD
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163 Margolin, Phillip SLEEPING BEAUTY
(New York, N.Y.): HarperCollinsPublishers, (2004). 0060083263 / 9780060083267 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Margolin knows how to pack in the thrills. With its startling twists and turns, SLEEPING BEAUTY will keep you guessing until its shocking end."--Tess Gerritsen. 
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164 Markaris, Petros DEADLINE IN ATHENS
New York: Grove Press, (2004). 0802117783 / 9780802117786 First U.S. edition, first printing: Uncorrected proof. Proof. Very fine, unread in illustrated glossy wraps. 
This first novel--in a trilogy of novels featuring Costas Haritos--is a suspenseful thriller that explores the corruption that has pervaded private and public life in Greece since the fall of the dictatorship. 
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165 Martell, Dominic GITANA
(London): Orion, (2001). 0575070617 / 9780575070615 First edition: hardcover issue. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Pascual, a former terrorist with many deaths on his conscience, has turned informer and gone underground. Dominic Martell is the author of LYING CRYING DYING and THE REPUBLIC OF NIGHT. He also has written four crime novels as Sam Reaves. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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166 Martell, Dominic THE REPUBLIC OF NIGHT
London: Victor Gollancz, (1999). 0575067942 / 9780575067943 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
THE REPUBLIC OF NIGHT is the second novel as Dominic Martell, who also writes crime novels as Sam Reaves. Former terrorist Pascual lives in Barcelona, concealed both from the world and his past, until someone who knows too much about him turns up. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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167 Masterton, Graham SOLITAIRE
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1982. 0688015557 / 9780688015558 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine, in an age-toned, otherwise fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
Epic yarn of adventure and romance centering on the Natalia Star Diamond, a gem that men will kill for and women die for, a gem that tears lovers from each other's arms, leads brothers to betray each other, brings passion and struggle and violent death. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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168 Masterton, Graham THE SWEETMAN CURVE
(Wallington, Surrey); Severn House, (1990). 0727840975 / 9780727840974 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
One by one a sniper is killing innocent people driving on the freeway. People who have no apparent connection. Or do they? Originally issued as an Ace paperback in 1979. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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169 Mawer, Simon THE GOSPEL OF JUDAS
Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, (2001). 0316097500 / 9780316097505 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A gripping, utterly compelling story. Mawer weaves together the threads of his complex plot with a deftness that keeps the reader mesmerized."--The Times. "An absorbing tale of a priest's faith being put to the test."--The Scotsman. 
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170 Maxwell, John POINT FURY
New York: Scribner, (2002). 0743222075 / 9780743222075 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in black-and-white glossy wraps. 
A debut thriller that "adds a Survivor-esque twist to a classic mind game of cat and mouse." 
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171 McCarthy, Wilson THE FOURTH MAN
London: Hutchinson, (1975). 009123610X / 9780091236106 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild tape scar to the front pastedown, else a fine copy in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with traces of shelfwear. 
Secret Service agents must work to infiltrate a conspiracy to assassinate the President of the U.S.--a conspiracy that makes strange bedfellows of the Mafia, rightist organizations and individual psychopaths. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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172 McFayden, Cody SHADOW MAN
New York/Toronto/London/Sydney/Auckland: Bantam Books, (2006). 0553804650 / 9780553804652 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
McFadyen's "crisp and smart" debut is a serial killer drama set in California featuring female FBI agent Smoky Barrett and her antagonist, a madman known as "Jack Jr.," who believes he's a descendant of Jack the Ripper. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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173 McLachlan, Ian THE SEVENTH HEXAGRAM
New York: The Dial Press, 1976. B0006COPLC Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
First novel, a thriller set in cold-war Hong Kong, by Ian McLachlan--poet, novelist, actor, and playwright who is also a literary scholar. "The brilliant debut of an enormously talented novelist."--Mordecai Richler. 
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174 Metzl, Jamie THE DEPTHS OF THE SEA
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2004). 031232202X / 9780312322021 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Metzl succeeded in combining an entertaining thriller with a fascinating look at the dark political history of Southeast Asia."--Richard C. Holbrooke. Set in 1979 on the Thai-Cambodia border where politics and ideals turn into nightmares and survival. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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175 Montalbano, William D. & Hiassen, Carl A DEATH IN CHINA
New York: Atheneum, 1984. 0689114486 / 9780689114489 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Tiny splotch of black ink to lower page edges, dot of faint stain to fore-edge, else a sharp, bright, nearly fine copy in silver-lettered red cloth shelfback over blue boards, red top-edge coloring; in a very mildly age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
Third novel from the writing team is "a classic thriller...but what sets it apart from other fine genre books is the evocative portrait of the new China that the authors paint."--John Katzenbach. "Startling and compelling."--Malcolm Bosse. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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176 Morrell, David THE PROTECTOR
(New York): Warner Books/An AOL Time Warner Company, (2003). 0446530689 / 9780446530682 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"David Morrell is a master of suspense. He wields it like a stiletto--knows just where to stick it and how to turn it. If you're reading Morrell, you're sitting on the edge of your seat."--Michael Connelly. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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177 Morris, Janet and Chris THE 40-MINUTE WAR
New York: A Baen Book/Simon & Schuster, (1984). 0671559109 / 9780671559106 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered black cloth shelfback over pumpkin boards; in a very very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket. 
On a clear day in April, terrorists in a commandeered Saudi airliner divert from their flight path in a suicide mission to detonate a nuclear device directly over the White House. 
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178 Morrone, Wenda THE YEAR 2000 KILLERS: Terrorism By Computer
New York: St. Martin's Press/Thomas Dunne Books, (1999). 0312206224 / 9780312206222 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Warmly inscribed "from one ex-New Yorker to another" and SIGNED by the author to the title page. Lorelei Muldoon, Y2K and business computer expert, is kidnapped by terrorists just after she makes a discovery about her recently murdered partner. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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179 Nance, John J. ORBIT
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney: Simon & Schuster, (2006). 0743250524 / 9780743250528 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"It's 2009, and protagonist, Kip Dawson, has won a seat on an American Space Adventure spacecraft, Intrepid, which will orbit the earth...a rock smashes into the craft, killing the pilot and the radios, leaving Dawson to fly it back to Earth."--G. Cohen. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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180 North, Oliver and Musser, Joe THE JERICHO SANCTION
Nashville, Tennessee: Broadman & Holman Publishers, (2003). 0805425519 / 9780805425512 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. As-new. 
North follows his best-selling novel MISSION COMPROMISED with an action-packed sequel set in Israel and Iraq. Lt. Col. Peter Newman (USMC) and his family are threatened when his cover is blown. SIGNED by author North to the dedication page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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