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1 Dickinson, Peter A SUMMER IN THE TWENTIES
New York: Pantheon Books, (1981). 0394513304 / 9780394513300 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine dust jacket. 
A romantic adventure story, set in 1926 during Britain's postwar social and economic turmoil, by the award-winning author of detective novels and children's books. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Dickinson, Peter; Foreman, Michael, illustrator CITY OF GOLD And Other Stories from the Old Testament
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1980. 0575028831 / 9780575028838 First edition. Illustrated with color plates and b&w chapter heads by Foreman, who has SIGNED the title-page. Hardcover. Some (damp?) riffling to preliminary pages and end matter, else near fine: attractively re-bound in quarter leather, spine hubbed, lettered and ruled in gilt, over peacock-feather patterned cloth; housed in custom paper-over-boards slipcase, lightly worn. 
One of the most literate, versatile, and inventive of contemporary novelists--whose work blurs genres and obliterates age divisions--here retells Old Testament tales for readers young and old; a Carnegie Medal winner. Printed on coated stock. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 Dickinson, Peter DEATH OF A UNICORN
New York: Pantheon, (1984). 0394539478 / 9780394539478 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Small tear to rear end paper else near fine in dust jacket. 
A novel of suspense from the author of HINDSIGHT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Dickinson, Peter DEATH OF A UNICORN
New York: Pantheon, (1984). First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Suspense thriller in Dickinson's unique voice, rich in character delineation, elegant in prose style. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Dickinson, Peter GIANT COLD
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1984. 0575031859 / 9780575031852 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Juvenile fantasy novelette, by the versatile and brilliant Mr. Dickinson; line drawing illustrations and color jacket art by Alan E. Cober. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Dickinson, Peter HINDSIGHT
New York: Pantheon, (1983). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Dickinson, Peter PERFECT GALLOWS
New York: Pantheon Books, (1988). 0394563115 / 9780394563114 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Upper corner tips lightly bumped, else very nearly fine, in an illustrated dust jacket. Beautiful jacket illustration by Robert Goldstrom of a roomful of doves with a hanged body reflected in each bird's eye. 
A novel of suspense from the man the Boston Globe called the "master of the literate thriller," and the author of THE GLASS-SIDED ANTS' NEST and THE POISON ORACLE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Dickinson, Peter PLAY DEAD
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1992). 0892964782 / 9780892964789 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A complicated thriller featuring English divorcee Poppy Tasker, who is drawn into international intrigue while baby-sitting her grandchild. Gold Dagger nominated novel by the English author most notably known for children's books and detective stories. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Dickinson, Peter SKELETON-IN-WAITING
New York: Pantheon, (1989). 0394580028 / 9780394580029 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
The sequel to Dickinson's popular novel KING AND JOKER. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Dickinson, Peter SLEEP & HIS BROTHER
New York: Harper & Row, (1971). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a price-clipped dust jacket w/shelfwear to spine edges else very good plus. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Dickinson, Peter SOME DEATHS BEFORE DYING
(New York): The Mysterious Press, (1999). 089296696 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Literate, moving novel of suspense and character from the extraordinary Mr. Dickinson. "He is the true original, a superb writer who revitalizes the conventions of the genre...a master."--P.D. James. 
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12 Dickinson, Peter TEFUGA
New York: Pantheon Books, (1986). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a closed tear to the upper front panel. 
"Peter Dickinson ('One of the most original story writers of the decade.'--Newgate Callendar) has written a vivid and compelling mystery set in colonial and present-day Nigeria." 
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13 Dickinson, Peter; illustrated by Emma Chichester-Clark TIME AND THE CLOCK MICE, ETCETERA
(New York, N.Y.): Delacorte Press, (1993). 0385320388 / 9780385320382 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in laminated pictorial binding; in a fine, as-new illustrated dust jacket. 
Old man repairing fantastic town hall clock discovers it is inhabited by telepathic mice. "Of all my books this and Chuck and Danielle were the purest fun to write, irresponsible larky time-off from serious work."--Peter Dickinson. 
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14 Dickinson, Peter WALKING DEAD
New York: Pantheon, (1977). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Dickinson, Peter WALKING DEAD
New York: Pantheon, (1977). 0394420101 / 9780394420103 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. An about near fine copy in a lightly age-toned pictorial dust jacket; jacket design by Paul Bacon. 
Fascinating, offbeat mystery from the literate and inventive Dickinson; this one takes place in a Caribbean setting and has as its hero a research doctor who makes his living training rats to run through mazes; the key to the puzzle: one of the rats! 
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