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Catalogue: Books About Venice

Books About Venice
Featuring a few highlights from our catalogue.

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Night-Pieces. London: Constable & Co, 1935.
Burke, Thomas
First Edition. 8vo. Black lettered red cloth in pictorial price clipped dust jacket. Near fine copy but for some foxing to front edge and 3 shilling price sticker to dust jacket spine. Uncommon sinister and spooky stuff.
[ 27524 ]
PRICE: $900.00 USD

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The Moving Finger. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1942.
Christie, Agatha
First American Edition. Red cloth with black lettering. Corners and spine ends lightly bumped. Endpapers a little age-toned, clean throughout and in a tight and square binding. The dust jacket is price clipped with several edge creases and short closed tears and small chips.
[ 27511 ]
PRICE: $200.00 USD

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Murder in Mesopotamia. The New Poirot Detective Story. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1936.
Christie, Agatha.
First Edition. First American Edition. Green cloth with navy coloured lettering to the front board and spine. Board tips lightly rubbed with light rubbing to the cloth at the spine head and foot. Bookseller's ink stamp to bottom inside edge of the front endpaper and ownership signature. Edge wear to the jacket, with a few shallow chips and a yellowed spine, price clipped.
[ 27402 ]
PRICE: $350.00 USD

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The Thinking Machine. New York: Dodd Mead, 1907.
Futrelle, Jacques
First Edition. 8vo. Red lettered black cloth. Haycraft-Queen cornerstone title. Edge wear. Mild scuffing o/w a near fine copy with no obvious flaws. One the great early titles in the history of detection.
[ 27395 ]
PRICE: $600.00 USD

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Licence Renewed, For Special Services, Icebreaker, Role of Honour, Nobody Lives Forever and No Deals Mr Bond. London: Jonathan Cape, 1981.
Gardner, John
First Editions. The first six (6) James Bond continuation novels by Gardner who wrote 14 altogether. All six volumes in fine dust jackets. The fifth and sixth books have small remainder marks to bottom edge and the sixth book is signed by the author.
[ 27450 ]
PRICE: $900.00 USD

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No Wind of Blame. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1939.
Heyer, Georgette
First Edition. 8vo. Gilt lettered blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Tears to top and bottom edges with tape on reverse. Still a very attractive bright dust jacket on a near fine book. Her 8th mystery novel. Uncommon.
[ 27410 ]
PRICE: $800.00 USD

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Behold, Here's Poison. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1936.
Heyer, Georgette
First Edition. 8vo. Black lettered blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Little bit of edge wear. The rare dust jacket is slightly scuffed with wear to extremities and has two strips of scotch tape to rear. This is Heyer's fifth detective novel and is quite a spectacular copy.
[ 27378 ]
PRICE: $1000.00 USD

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The Red House Mystery. London: Methuen, 1922.
Milne, A. A.
First Edition. 8vo. Gilt lettered green cloth. Lacks dust jacket. General wear especially to extremities. Darkening to spine but otherwise a sharp copy of Milne's only mystery.
[ 27379 ]
PRICE: $200.00 USD

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