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1 MacDonald, John D. BARRIER ISLAND
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. 0394554272 / 9780394554273 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Here is a gripping story about a multimillion-dollar land swindle--and the brave, stubborn man who uncovers it--in the fragile barrier islands off the Mississippi coast."--jacket blurb. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 MacDonald, John D. CINNAMON SKIN: The Twentieth Adventure of Travis McGee
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1982). 0060149906 / 9780060149901 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine pictorial dust jacket with a hint of fading to the spine panel. Jacket design by Jon Weiman. 
In this twentieth episode, Travis McGee avenges a tragedy that hits close to home. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 MacDonald, John D. CONDOMINIUM
London: Robert Hale, (1977). 0709164645 / 9780709164647 First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket, price-clipped by the publisher with new price sticker affixed. 
A crooked developer is bamboozling the residents of a poorly-built, over-priced condominium on the Florida Keys. The residents fight back just as a hurricane that could destroy everything barrels down on them. From the author of the Travis McGee novels. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 MacDonald, John D. DEAD LOW TIDE
London: Robert Hale, (1976). 0709146701 / 9780709146704 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in neatly price-clipped, age-toned dust jacket adorned with eye-catching close-up color photo-art: a white-bikini-clad woman's tanned abdomen is a playground for a busy-looking tarantula. 
"Her love would make the kind of memory you couldn't scrub off your soul with a wire brush." Vintage MacDonald. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Macdonald, John D. FREE FALL IN CRIMSON
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1981). 0060148330 / 9780060148331 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with minor creasing to front flap. 
The nineteenth Travis McGee novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Macdonald, John D. FREE FALL IN CRIMSON
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1981). 0060148330 / 9780060148331 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine, price-clipped illustrated dust jacket with mild age-toning and a crease to the rear flap. 
The nineteenth Travis McGee novel. The copy has been SIGNED by the author to an attractive bookplate with a quote from Cervantes: "The man who fights for his ideals is the man who is alive." 
Price: 250.00 USD
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7 MacDonald, John D.; edited by Greenberg, Martin H.; Nevins, Francis M., Jr.; Shine, Walter and Jean GOOD OLD STUFF: 13 Early Stories
New York: Harper and Row, Publishers, (1982). 0060150386 / 9780060150389 First edition. Hardcover. The top page edges are lightly foxed, else a near fine copy in dust jacket. 
THE GOOD OLD STUFF is a selection of thirteen of John D. MacDonald's best mystery stories written between 1947 and 1952; the tales originally appeared in various pulp magazines and vividly demonstrate how good his best apprentice work was. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 MacDonald, John D. MCGEE
London: Hale, (1975). 0709145071 / 9780709145073 First edition. Hardcover. Mild spotting, dust-soiling to page edges, else very good plus, in grey paper-over-boards, lettered in gilt to the spine; in an age-toned, edgeworn photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows an internal chip to front panel, and a one-inch chip to lower spine. 
Scarce omnibus volume comprising THE DEEP BLUE GOOD-BYE, NIGHTMARE IN PINK and A PURPLE PLACE FOR DYING. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 MacDonald, John D. MORE GOOD OLD STUFF
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. 0394538986 / 9780394538983 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Mild production creases to the spine, else near fine in green printed wraps with a promotional sheet stapled to the inside of the front cover. 
A collection of fourteen of the best of John D. Macdonald's stories selected from the pulp and detective magazines of the late 1940s and early 1950s. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 MacDonald, John D. MURDER FOR MONEY
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1982). First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in green printed wraps. 
The complete story "Murder For Money" issued as a 44-page staple-bound advance promotion for THE GOOD OLD STUFF: a collection of John D. MacDonald's best early stories, which was published in October of 1982. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 MacDonald, John D. ONE MORE SUNDAY
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Near fine in undecorated yellow wraps. 

Price: 75.00 USD
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12 MacDonald, John D. PLEASE WRITE FOR DETAILS
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959. First edition. Terrific jacket painting by William Plummer. Hardcover. Tanning to pages (as expected), else a bright, fine copy, with orange-red top-edge coloring rich and vivid; in an illustrated dust jacket with some shallow nicking to upper flap edges, one tiny closed edge tear, and mild age-toning. A sweet copy! 
Bawdy comic romp with satirical barbs aimed at art and artists set in Cuernavaca, Mexico, where well-heeled and unattached triple divorcee Gloria Garvey and bachelor Miles Drummond dream up an art workshop and invite the public to... Not a McGee novel. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 MacDonald, John D. SEVEN
London: Robert Hale & Company, (1974). 0709138296 / 9780709138297 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
A collection of seven stories, four of which previously appeared in Playboy magazine. Contains: "The Random Noise of Love"; "Dear Old Friend"; "The Willow Pool"; "Quarrel"; "Woodchuck"; "Double Hannenframmis"; and "The Annex." 
Price: 75.00 USD
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14 MacDonald, John D. SHADES OF TRAVIS MCGEE
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., [No date]. B0007GSHNO First thus: Book Club edition. Hardcover. Fine; in a lightly age-toned, else fine, dust jacket. 
A trio of MacDonald's "colorful" mysteries featuring Travis McGee: THE QUICK RED FOX, PALE GRAY FOR GUILT, and DRESS HER IN INDIGO. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 (MacDonald, John D.) Shine, Walter & Jean SPECIAL CONFIDENTIAL REPORT, SUBJECT: TRAVIS MCGEE
(Florida): The Florida Center for the Book, 1987. First revised edition: A chapbook original. This copy SIGNED by the Shines to a flyleaf, with the salutation, ''For a Companion MacDonaldphile.'' Fine in slick, stapled illustrated wraps, 32 pages. Issued to commemorate the naming of Slip F-18, Bahia Mar Marina, the home of McGee's BUSTED FLUSH, as a Literary Landmark. 
A lighthearted, but also deliciously detailed compilation of McGee factoids, authored by the premiere McGee fan/chroniclers--arranged and presented as if it were a dossier prepared by a group of nameless special investigators. Great fun! 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 (MacDonald, John D.) Shine, Walter & Jean SPECIAL CONFIDENTIAL REPORT, SUBJECT: TRAVIS MCGEE
Ft. Lauderdale/North Palm Beach; Bahia Mar Resort/The Shines' Cottage Industry 1992. Third edition: An oversized trade paperback original, 66 pages. SIGNED by authors Walter and Jean Shine. Trade Paperback. Faint spotting to inside rear cover, fore-edge, else fine in slick, stapled pictorial wraps. The first revised edition (1987) was printed to commemorate the naming of Slip F-18, Bahia Mar Marina, the home of McGee's BUSTED FLUSH, as a Literary Landmark. 
Larger format (8.5 x 11") version of the 1987 chapbook--this is an entertaining and informative MacDonald reference work rendered in the form of a data file compiled on subject McGee by a cadre of cloaked (color-coded) investigative agents. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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17 MacDonald, John D. THE BRASS CUPCAKE
[New York]: Tess Press, [2005]. 1579126073 / 9781579126070 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
MacDonald's first novel, originally issued by Gold Medal in 1950, here in a hardcover reprint edition. "The first person narrator, Cliff Bartells, is a recovery specialist for an insurance company."--Bill Crider. Florida setting, pre-McGee. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 MacDonald, John D. THE CROSSROADS
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959 First edition. An Inner Sanctum Mystery. Hardcover in dust jacket. Pages mildly age-toned, as expected, tiny dents to the lower shelf edge and slight torque to spine, else a near fine in black over blue boards, with spine lettered in white; in a very good plus, shelfworn dust jacket that shows several nicks and tiny tears to the extremities. Striking cloverleaf highway and motel sign jacket design by H. Lawrence Hoffman. 
Quite early MacDonald hardcover suspense yarn (Travis McGee didn't have his own book until 1964's DEEP BLUE GOOD-BY). 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 MacDonald, John D. THE EMPTY TRAP
New York: Popular Library, (1957). First Edition: Paperback Original. Popular Library #830 (25c). Mass market paperback. Creased tear to the center of the spine, mild creases to the covers, some dampstains to the covers and page edges, else very good in illustrated wraps. 
Cover blurb reads "He sold his soul for another man's wife." A bright, crisp copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 MacDonald, John D. THE GREEN RIPPER
New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, (1979). 0397013620 / 9780397013623 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Some wear, light use, thus near fine, in a near fine, lightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
The eighteenth Travis McGee mystery. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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