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1 (Izzi, Eugene). Gaitano, Nick JADED
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1996). 0684807505 / 9780684807508 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip and promotional card laid in. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The late author's third book as Gaitano is "the third in a hard-hitting, thunderously suspenseful crime series that vividly captures life on the street for Chicago's cops and criminals--and the fragile line that separates them." 
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2 (Izzi, Eugene). Gaitano, Nick MR. X
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1995). 0671500104 / 9780671500108 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The second Jake Phillips mystery by the late Eugene Izzi appearing under the Nick Gaitano pseudonym. Jake is partnered with a veteran homicide detective for an investigation that leads him to a sex-crazed killer named Mr. X. 
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3 Bland, Eleanor Taylor SEE NO EVIL
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1998). 0312169108 / 9780312169107 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket design and illustration by Bill Sloan. 
A Marti MacAlister mystery. Bland has written five previous novels featuring the female police detective, including SLOW BURN and DEAD TIME. This time out, Marti investigates the death of a young woman and the disappearance of a homeless man. 
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4 Brown, Frank London TRUMBULL PARK
Chicago: Regnery, (1959). First edition. Hardcover. Light wear and fading to the spine ends, else near fine in blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; in an illustrated dust jacket with a few tiny nicks and tears to the ends of the mildly faded spine panel. Jacket design by Carl Kock. 
Brown, a jazz musician and writer for DOWNBEAT and EBONY, has appeared at the Gate of Horn in Chicago and the Five Spot in New York with Thelonius Monk. His debut novel follows the Martin family as they move from the ghetto to a white neighborhood. 
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5 Burnett, W.R. GOOD-BYE, CHICAGO
New York: St. Martin's, (1981). 0312338511 / 9780312338510 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
A story of Chicago gangsters in 1928 from the author of LITTLE CAESER, HIGH SIERRA and THE ASPHALT JUNGLE. 
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6 Campbell, Robert BONEYARDS
New York: Pocket, (1992). 0671703196 / 9780671703196 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
From the author of JUICE, ALICE IN LA-LA LAND and SWEET LA-LA LAND. Sergeant Ray Sharkey has been left out to dry by the new candidate for mayor in Chicago. With his reputation crumbling and his wife dying, Sharkey tries to investigate a murder. 
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7 D'Amato, Barbara AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL ONLY
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2000). 0312865643 / 9780312865641 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, in an illustrated dust jacket, with a tiny crease to the lower rear panel. Jacket designed by Tony Greco. 
D'Amato, the Anthony and Agatha Award winner and President of the Mystery Writers of America in 1999-2000, returns to the Chicago streets for this third mystery in the Suze Figueroa series, which follows the patrol cop as she tracks a serial killer. 
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8 Dewey, Thomas B. DEATH AND TAXES
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1967). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a very good plus, photo-pictorial dust jacket with light shelfwear and rubbing, and a short closed edge tear to lower front panel. 
A Chicago private eye agrees to help a friend who has been embezzling money, but ends up investigating a murder when the friend turns up dead. A "Mac" mystery. 
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9 Dymmoch, Michael Allen THE MAN WHO UNDERSTOOD CATS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1993). 0312093322 / 9780312093327 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a lightly shelfworn illustrated dust jacket. 
A Malice Domestic Award-Winner for best first traditional mystery. A gay Chicago psychiatrist and a streetwise cop are brought together by a murder. 
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10 Everson, David SUICIDE SQUEEZE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1991). 031205520X / 9780312055202 First edition. Hardcover. Pages mildly age-toned, else fine in a lightly age-toned pictorial dust jacket. Jacket by Tom Canty, featuring an illustration of a baseball pitcher in wind-up. 
Everson, the author of RECOUNT and REBOUND, both nominated for Shamus awards, explores the politics of Chicago and a fantasy baseball camp of the Cubs, which private investigator and former minor league infielder Robert Miles is asked to coach. 
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11 Garland, Ardella DETAILS AT TEN
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2000). 0684873753 / 9780684873756 First edition. Hardcover. Spine ends lightly bumped, else near fine; in a fine dust jacket. 
Ardella Garland is the pen name of the well acclaimed author Yolanda Joe, who started her career as a newswriter for CBS. This is the first in a projected thriller series featuring Georgia Barnett, a television news reporter. 
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12 Hellman, Libby Fischer A PICTURE OF GUILT
(Scottsdale, Arizona): Poisoned Pen Press, (2003). 1590580737 / 9781590580738 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The follow-up to AN EYE FOR MURDER in which sleuth Ellie Foreman made her debut. "A mystery in the great tradition with sins of the past returning to haunt the present."--Barbara D'Amato. 
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13 Hellman, Libby Fischer AN IMAGE OF DEATH
(Scottsdale, Arizona): Poisoned Pen Press, (2004). 1590581016 / 9781590581018 First edition, first printing: Review copy with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"As in her first two books in this Ellie Forman series, Hellmann makes sure that images captured on video play an important part in the action. And she balances Foreman's personal life as a single mother with her dangerous frontstory."--Chicago Tribune. 
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14 Holton, Hugh WINDY CITY
New York: Forge, (1995). 031285711X / 9780312857110 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"Authentic police procedures entwined with the shocking antics of a deliciously evil villainess and a perspicacious top cop's braintrust of mystery writers....one of the most suspenseful and enjoyable crime novels in recent years."--Robin Moore. 
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15 Holton, Hugh WINDY CITY
New York: Forge, (1995). 031285711X / 9780312857110 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with a small snagged nick to the lower rear panel. 
Inscribed, SIGNED, and dated (December 11, 1995) by the late author to mystery novelist Michael Connelly: "To Michael, We had a great time at our 'floating' book signing and I hope you enjoy the book. Hugh Holton." 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Hunter, Fred THE MUMMY'S RANSOM
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2002). 0312271239 / 9780312271237 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket illustrated by Joseph Daniel Fiedler. 
The eighth mystery featuring Chicago police detective Jeremy Ransome and his elderly friend Miss Emily Charters revolves around an exhibit of 3,000 year-old chinchorro mummies and a group of protesters. 
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17 Hunter, Fred W. RANSOM FOR AN ANGEL
New York: Walker, (1995). 0802732534 / 9780802732538 First edition. Hardcover. Remainder dot to lower page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Jeremy Ransom/Emily Charters mystery. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Hunter, Fred W. RANSOM FOR AN ANGEL
New York: Walker, (1995). 0802732534 / 9780802732538 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Jeremy Ransom/Emily Charters mystery. 
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19 Hunter, Fred W. RANSOM FOR OUR SINS
New York: Walker and Company, (1996). 0802732844 / 9780802732842 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine illustrated dust jacket slightly crimped at the edges of the front panel. 
The third in the series featuring Jeremy Ransom and his sleuthing surrogate grandmother, Emily Charters. Set in Chicago, the series blends elements of the cozy and police procedural. 
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20 Hyer, Richard RICEBURNER
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1986). 0684187272 / 9780684187273 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket that shows just a hint of age-toning and some light rubbing. 
This 1986 Edgar Award nominee for Best First Novel tells the story of Harry Dane, who is searching for the person who set off an explosion that killed another man and nearly killed Dane. 
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