MYSTERY and  IMAGINATION

      on-line Bookstore

 Mystery, Detective, Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror


 
Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
BROWSE BY CATEGORY
Mystery.
Spy and Espionage Fiction.
Science Fiction/Fantasy.
Horror.
Ghost Stories.
Adventure Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Western Literature.
Black Literature.
Plays and Playwrights.
Poetry.
Literary Criticism.
Literary Biography.
Film History and Criticism.
Western Americana.
Californiana.
Children's Literature.
Illustrated Books.
Oziana.
Baumiana.
Signed.
Screenplays.
CHILDREN'S SHOWCASE
COMICS AND ANIMATION SHOWCASE
LITERATURE SHOWCASE
MYSTERY SHOWCASE
PERFORMING ARTS SHOWCASE
SF SHOWCASE
AMERICANA SHOWCASE
ART SHOWCASE
Paperback Originals.
Bibliomystery.

View a complete list of subjects
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Thomas, Ross Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Thomas, Ross AH, TREACHERY!
(New York): The Mysterious Press, (1994). 0892964529 / 9780892964529 First edition. Hardcover. Age-toning to pages and to edges of boards, thus nearly fine; in an age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
Last novel by "crime fiction's poet of panache."--Philadelphia Inquirer. SIGNED by the late author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Thomas, Ross AH, TREACHERY!
(New York): The Mysterious Press, (1994). 0892964529 / 9780892964529 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
This last novel Thomas wrote before his death, tells the story of one Captain Edd 'Twodees' Partain, drummed out of the Army and hounded by rumors of his involvement in a secret operation in El Salvador. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Thomas, Ross BRIARPATCH
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1984). 0671530089 / 9780671530082 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. Hardcover. A few specks of stain to the page edges, else fine; in a fine dust jacket. No remainder stamp. 
Winner of the 1985 Edgar Award for Best Novel. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Thomas, Ross BRIARPATCH
Pleasantville, New York: ImPress, (2005). Reprint. In the Best Mysteries of All Time series. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in silver and black stamped maroon cloth; no dust jacket, as issued. 
A long-distance call from a Texas city on his birthday gives Benjamin Dill the news that his sister--it's her birthday, too, they were born exactly ten years apart--has died in a car bomb explosion. Dill is there that night to track her killer. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Thomas, Ross BRIARPATCH
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1984). 0671530089 / 9780671530082 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild age-toning, else fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Edgar Award winning novel by the late American writer of crime fiction who was best known for his witty thrillers that expose the mechanisms of professional politics. No remainder mark! 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Thomas, Ross BRIARPATCH
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1984). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with light shelfwear to the edges and a short edge tear. 

Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Thomas, Ross MISSIONARY STEW
London: Hamish Hamilton, (1984). 0241112435 / 9780241112434 First U.K. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Age-toned text, else fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"MISSIONARY STEW follows political fundraiser Draper Haere on a quest to uncover the secret behind a right-wing coup in an unnamed Central american country."--Fantastic Fiction. "Funny, cynical, and altogether delicious...."--Stephen King. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 Thomas, Ross MISSIONARY STEW
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1983). 0671493639 / 9780671493639 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Publisher's remainder symbol to the lower page edges, else fine in a very nearly fine, illustrated dust jacket with minor edge wear. 
MISSIONARY STEW follows political fundraiser Draper Haere on a quest to uncover the secret behind a right-wing coup in an unnamed Central american country. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 (Thomas, Ross). Bleeck, Oliver NO QUESTIONS ASKED
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1976. First edition. Hardcover. Slight soiling to the page edges, ghost of an erasure to the black front endpaper, else a near fine copy; a near fine, mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Professional go-between Philip St. Ives, short of funds, agrees to recover a rare book which has been stolen and is being ransomed for $250,000, in this fifth, and last Bleeck/Thomas novel. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Thomas, Ross OUT ON THE RIM
New York: Mysterious Press, (1987). 0892962127 / 9780892962129 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"OUT ON THE RIM is really good. I mean it's really good. Ross Thomas takes us OUT ON THE RIM with a stunning array of characters working a plot that twist and slithers, never stops."--Elmore Leonard. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Thomas, Ross OUT ON THE RIM
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1987). 0892962127 / 9780892962129 First edition. Inscribed and SIGNED by the late author to the half-title page. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Charged with delivering five million dollars to a Philippine terrorist, Booth Stallings enlists a team of assistants to help perform the important job, but the group decides to steal the money, instead. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Thomas, Ross THE EIGHTH DWARF
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1979). 0671246534 / 9780671246532 First edition. Hardcover. Remainder stamp to the lower page edges, minor ding to the lower corners of several pages at the rear, light foxing to the upper page edges, else very good plus; in a near fine dust jacket with very short tears and a tiny nick to the lower edges. 
SIGNED by the two-time Edgar Award-winning author to the title-page. Set in 1946, this intricately woven espionage thriller traverses four major settings beginning with Beverly Hills, California and continuing with Mexico, Germany and Washington, D.C. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Thomas, Ross THE FOOLS IN TOWN ARE ON OUR SIDE
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1971. First U.S. edition, first state dust jacket, with excerpts from reviews for THE SINGAPORE WINK on rear panel. Hardcover. Small patch of mild abrasion to free front endpaper, and general light soiling to the page edges, else near fine; in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
Lucifer Dye has just been dismissed from an American intelligence agency when he is offered $50,000 to corrupt an entire American city. From the veteran mystery writer, author of the Edgar Award-winning BRIARPATCH. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Thomas, Ross THE FOOLS IN TOWN ARE ON OUR SIDE
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1971. First U.S. edition, second state dust jacket, with excerpts from reviews for THE FOOLS IN TOWN ARE ON OUR SIDE on rear panel. Hardcover. Very light spot of soiling to the rear cover, small patch of mild abrasion to free front endpaper, and general light soiling to the page edges, else near fine; in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
Lucifer Dye has just been dismissed from an American intelligence agency when he is offered $50,000 to corrupt an entire American city. From the veteran mystery writer, author of the Edgar Award-winning BRIARPATCH. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Thomas, Ross THE FOOLS IN TOWN ARE ON OUR SIDE
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1971. First U.S. edition, first state dust jacket, with excerpts from reviews for THE SINGAPORE WINK on rear panel. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Lucifer Dye has just been dismissed from an American intelligence agency when he is offered $50,000 to corrupt an entire American city. From the veteran mystery writer, author of the Edgar Award-winning BRIARPATCH. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Thomas, Ross THE FOURTH DURANGO
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1989). 0892962135 / 9780892962136 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Providing protection to a former state supreme court justice who was framed for bribery, the California Fourth Durango team is up to their eyeballs in trouble when the judge's history clashes with that of Durango's. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Thomas, Ross THE PORKCHOPPERS
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1972. 0688000851 / 9780688000851 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author! Hardcover. Near fine; in a near fine dust jacket with a faded spine. 
A novel of corruption in an American labor union by the author best known for his satirical crime novels. "A first-rate political novel of manners...the pace is superb, the plot brilliantly intricate, the dialogue crackling and witty."--NR. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Thomas, Ross TWILIGHT AT MAC'S PLACE
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1990). 0892962143 / 9780892962143 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Late entry from the veteran crime writer, author of, among many others, THE COLD WAR SWAP and BRIARPATCH--both of which won Edgars from the Mystery Writers of America. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Thomas, Ross VOODOO, LTD.
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1992). 0892964510 / 9780892964512 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Detective Arthur Wu of Wudu, Ltd. takes on a case involving two kinky British hypnotists and a Hollywood personality who is accused of gunning down her very wealthy ex-fiance. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Thomas, Ross YELLOW-DOG CONTRACT
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1977. 0688031048 / 9780688031046 First edition, SECOND printing. Hardcover. Near fine; in a near fine, mildly soiled illustrated dust jacket. 
Former political campaign manager Harvey Longmire, enjoying a pleasant semi-retirment, is hired by two old friends who want him to look into the disappearance of a famous union leader. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to bookfellows@gowebway.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie