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1 Adler, Warren THE WITCH OF WATERGATE
New York: Donald I. Fine, (1992). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Light toning to pages, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Fiona Fitzgerald novel. 
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2 Andrews, Robert A MURDER OF HONOR
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2001). 0399146849 / 9780399146848 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in wraps. 
"The first in a crime series featuring two veteran D.C. cops who sometimes cut corners but who haven't lost their dedication. It's what gives them their edge--and their enemies." Positive reviews from Parker, Pelecanos and Lee Child. 
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3 Andrews, Robert A MURDER OF JUSTICE
New York: A Marian Wood Book/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2004). 0399150390 / 9780399150395 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The third appearance of homicide detectives Frank Kearney and Jose Phelps on the streets of Washington, D.C., find the pair working to improve the abysmal police department's record for unsolved killings in the black section of town. 
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4 Berry, Venise SO GOOD
(New York): A Dutton Book, (1996). 0525938850 / 9780525938859 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a bright dust jacket. 
Berry's first novel is an African-American love story set in Washington, D.C., about three woman--a Ph.D. candidate, her friend who just married a Nigerian man, and her advertising executive big sister--all looking for Mr. Right. 
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5 Corn, David DEEP BACKGROUND
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1999). 0312209002 / 9780312209001 First edition. Hardcover. Very mild crimp to the head and heel of spine, else a near fine copy; in a fine dust jacket. 
This political thriller is the first novel by the Edgar Allan Poe Award-nominated author and editor of The Nation magazine. Beginning with the assassination of the U.S. President, the plot thickens with a private investigation of Washington cover-ups. 
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6 Dalton, James CITY OF SHADOWS
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2000). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Lower spine very lightly bumped, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author, who has worked on a U.S. Senatorial staff, has written a thriller set in D.C. during the era of dark secrets and cover-ups of the early 1970s. "CITY OF SHADOWS is a tour de force, the cutting edge of political thrillers."--James Ellroy. 
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7 Deaver, Jeffery THE DEVIL'S TEARDROP
(New York): Simon & Schuster, (1999). 0684852926 / 9780684852928 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a dust jacket with bullet hole-pattern design to the front panel. 
Deaver's fourteenth suspense novel is about a robotic machine which is terrorizing Washington, D.C. on New Year's Eve, 1999. Deaver is the popular author of THE BONE COLLECTOR and THE COFFIN DANCER. 
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8 Ezsterhas, Joe AMERICAN RHAPSODY
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. 0375411445 / 9780375411441 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Novelized "journalism" reveals and/or invents the sordid details about high-ranking Hollywood and DC movers and shakers--from Clinton to Monica to Warren Beatty. From the notorious screenwriter whose resume includes SHOWGIRLS and BASIC INSTINCT. 
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9 Horrock, Henry POTOMAC FEVER
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1999). 0316354724 / 9780316354721 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
Political thriller/murder mystery, follow-up to the well-reviewed debut, BLOOD RED, SNOW WHITE by the husband-and-wife team Diane Henry and Nicholas Horrock, writing as "Henry Horrock". 
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10 Leech, Margaret REVEILLE IN WASHINGTON 1860-1865
Alexandria, Virginia: Time-Life Books Inc., (1980). 080943556X / 9780809435562 Reprint. Time Reading Program Special Edition. Hardcover. A tiny crease to the spine head, and a dot of stain to the fore-edge of the pages, else near fine in red boards with gilt lettering and bands to the front cover and spine, uniform to series; no dust jacket. 
592 pages, chronology of the main events, some biographical notes, bibliography, and an index. A Pulitzer Prize-winning history of the Civil War that centers on Washington, D.C., the nation's capital and a city full of spies and bureaucrats. 
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11 Pelecanos, George P. HARD REVOLUTION
Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, (2004). 0316608971 / 9780316608978 First edition, first printing: Advance reading copy. Proof. Fine in color illustrated wraps. 
A prelude disclosing the early life of Pelecano's series character, Derek Strange set around the time of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. 
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12 Schultz, Benjamin M. ALL THE OLD BARGAINS
(New York): Bluejay Books, (1985). 0312940149 / 9780312940140 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in a mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
A Leo Haggerty mystery. 
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13 Schultz, Benjamin M. EMBRACE THE WOLF
(New York): Bluejay Books, (1985). 0312941374 / 9780312941376 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in an age-toned, else fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Introducing Leo Haggerty, Private Eye. 
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14 Talley, Marcia, editor I'D KILL FOR THAT
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2004). 0312290578 / 9780312290573 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A serial novel set outside of Washington, D.C. by 13 female writers of felonious fiction. Includes: Gayle Lynds, Rita Mae Brown, Lisa Gardner, Linda Fairstein, Kathy Reichs, Julie Smith, Anne Perry, Katherine Neville, Heather Graham, more. 
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15 Truman, Margaret MURDER IN FOGGY BOTTOM
New York: Random House, (2000). 0375500693 / 9780375500695 First edition: Advance Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in printed wraps, with color jacket design facsimile bound in. 
Yet another Washington, D.C. thriller from the prolific and popular first daughter. 
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