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Crime, Mystery and Thriller

Crime, mystery and thriller - an exciting mix of truth and fiction. A dream of a page for super sleuths ...

Odhams, London. Hardcover 1965 first printing. Red boards gilt print. Strong spine, tight clear pages. Pictorial dustjacket, good condition. A thrilling account of events that continue to baffle - 33 of the most celebrated mysteries from the Turin Shroud to the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. A veritable Aladdin's cave of captivating gems in this lovely copy. A rare find.

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Virgin, London, 1990. Hardcover, grey boards, gilt print. First printing. Not new but near fine. Pictorial dustjacket, unclipped, perfect. This is the fascinating story of how Ms Christie's mysteries were adapted for film, TV, radio and theatre. Beautiful colour illustrations and a foreword by Sir John Gielgud, this lovely edition is an indispensable companion for lovers of this genre and features the stars who brought her creations to life.

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Robinson, London, 1990. Hardcover, first printing. Blue cloth boards with gilt print to spine. Near fine condition, appears unread. Dustjacket near fine, pictorial cover. 264 clear pages with slight foxing. Spine strong and intact. This book recalls the top 10 unsolved murders of the 20th century, from the assassination of President Kennedy to the notorious Lord Lucan murder case. Each murder is detailed in great depth and possible motives and suspects carefully explored. A fascinating insight into the murky world of murder. The book was awarded the prestigious 'Byliners Award' in America, for the year's best non fiction book.

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Batsford, London, 2002, first printing. Hardcover, black buckram, red metallic titles to spine. Not new but almost perfect. Pictorial dustjacket, unclipped. Official, full colour guide to one of the most successful TV detective series. Peer behind the lace curtains of rural England, see DCI Barnaby bring justice to the glorious, but  blood-drenched county of Midsomer. Very collectable and a must for any crime library. A pristine copy of an English Crime Classic.

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Macmillan, London. 1996 2nd imprint. Hardcover. This very rare, special edition, direct from the author is inscribed thus 'With all good wishes always, from the author, Colin Dexter'. New and unread, fine condition, black boards gilt print. Pictorial dustjacket, near fine. A classic murder mystery for Inspector Morse, solved with all his usual brilliance and clever detection work. An outstanding addition to any crime library.

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Sidgwick and Jackson, London, 2000. Hardcover first printing. Black boards with silver print and emblem on spine. Near fine conditon. Dustjacket near fine, price unclipped. Facsimilie signature printed on inside cover. Reg Kray's personal account of his life in and out of prison - 'over thirty years of blood, sweat and tears' - and memories of love, loyalty, betrayal, treachery and violence. A personal insight into the workings of the sixties London underworld that Reg and his brothers, Ronnie and Charlie inhabited. Chilling........

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