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1 Barnes, Linda SNAPSHOT
(New York): Delacorte, (1993). 0385306121 / 9780385306126 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in like photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The fifth Carlotta Carlyle, Boston P.I. novel. Carlotta investigates a deadly conspiracy in one of Boston's premier hospitals. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Cook, Robin SHOCK
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2001). 0399146008 / 9780399146008 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The author renowned for fast-paced medical thrillers has here featured two graduate science students who go undercover and discover the unethical secrets behind the technology of a fertility clinic located on Boston's elite North Shore. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Fuller, Timothy THREE THIRDS OF A GHOST
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1941). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Some very insignificant thumbing and superficial dampstain spots to covers, minor soiling to top edge, thus a sharp, fresh near fine copy in black cloth with red lettering and devices; in a high quality, full-color FACSIMILE dust jacket. 
"Jupiter Jones attends the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary party for Bromfield Bookstore in Boston when shots ring out just as the main speaker, George Newbury, is to begin speaking. This plunges Jupiter into another adventure."--John Ballinger. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Green, Martin THE PROBLEM OF BOSTON: Some Readings in Cultural History
London: Longmans, (1966). First U.K. edition. Hardcover. Fine in near fine dust jacket with light rubbing at the shelf extremities. 
A book about cultural conditions in a city that was the center of literature in nineteenth century America. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Healy, Jeremiah THE STAKED GOAT
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1986). 0060155159 / 9780060155155 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, in lightly toned pictorial dust jacket. 
Cuddy's Vietnam friend Al Sachs first stands up the Boston PI, and then shows up, dead and mutilated, on Beacon Hill. The second John Francis Cuddy mystery. Boston setting. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Hightower, Lynn S. FLASHPOINT
(New York): HarperCollins Publishers, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
A Carlotta Carlyle mystery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Kelly, Susan TRAIL OF THE DRAGON
New York: Walker and Company, (1988). 0802756964 / 9780802756961 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Susan Kelly's third mystery brings back writer Liz Connors and her lover, detective Jack Lingmanne of Cambridge, Massachusetts. This copy has been SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Kelly, Susan TRAIL OF THE DRAGON
New York: Walker and Company, (1988). 0802756964 / 9780802756961 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
The third case for Liz Connors and Jack Lingemann by the author of THE GEMINI MAN. An English professor friend calls upon Liz to find a student of his who has gone missing after borrowing money. Jack comes aboard when the girl turns up dead. 
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9 Kenney, Charles HAMMURABI'S CODE
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 

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10 Kiker, Douglas MURDER ON CLAM POND
New York: Random House, (1986). 0394557638 / 9780394557632 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning and one short, closed edge tear to the rear panel. 
The third novel and first mystery from this former NBC News correspondent who died in 1991. A down-on-his-luck newspaper reporter investigates a murder in his small Cape Cod town for a Boston newspaper. Debut appearance of Mac Macfarland. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Kilmer, Nicholas HARMONY IN FLESH AND BLACK
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
This first Fred Taylor mystery "...exposes a deep knowledge of the sometimes tricky and treacherous haut monde of art dealers, collectors, and curators." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Kilmer, Nicholas O SACRED HEAD
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1997). 0805050337 / 9780805050332 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in brown cloth over black boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
The third installment of this mystery series featuring Fred Taylor and set in the Boston/Cambridge art world. Kilmer has also written MAN WITH A SQUIRREL, HARMONY IN FLESH AND BLACK, and A PLACE IN NORMANDY, a travel memoir. 
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13 Langton, Jane MEMORIAL HALL MURDER
New York: Harper and Row, (1978). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with one minute tear to the lower spine edge. 
A Detective Homer Kelly mystery. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Logan, Margaret THE END OF AN ALTRUIST
New York: St. Martin's, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 McDonald, Gregory FLYNN'S WORLD
New York: Pantheon Books, (2003). 0375422366 / 9780375422362 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in waxed brown linen over auburn boards with gilt titles and devices to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. 
After almost two decades Flynn is "in" again with this fifth and much belated installment to the playful mystery series featuring Boston Police Inspector Flynn. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 McGrory, Brian THE NOMINEE
New York: Atria Books, (2002). 0743403525 / 9780743403528 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The second political thriller featuring reporter Jack Flynn by the Boston Globe columnist, Washington Press insider and author of THE INCUMBENT. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Parker, Robert B. BACK STORY
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (2003). 0399149775 / 9780399149771 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Wise-cracking Boston PI Spenser must solve a 30-year-old case in this novel which marks the 30th anniversary of publication of THE GODWULF MANUSCRIPT, the first Spenser novel in Parker's popular series. 
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18 Parker, Robert B. BAD BUSINESS
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (2004). 0399151451 / 9780399151453 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Edgar Grand Master Award-winning author presents the thirty-first Spenser mystery which involves sex-advising radio talk show hosts with unscrupulous ethics. 
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19 Parker, Robert B. PAPER DOLL
New York: Putnam, (1993). 0399138188 / 9780399138188 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Spenser novel. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Parker, Robert B. PLAYMATES
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1989). 0399134255 / 9780399134258 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Spenser novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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