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PACKARD FRANK L Jimmie Dale and the Missing Hour Hodder & Stoughton, 1935, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dust wrapper (7/6 as called for). The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, tightly bound and square with clean contents and cloth. The no real loss, a few closed tears and minor edge wear to extremeties. A nice clean attractive copy with great period cover art. �125
  
PALMER ALAN Napoleon in Russia Andre Deutsch, 1967, First Edition, Hard Cover, Non Fiction UK hardback first edition, first impression. A near fine book in near fine unclipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, tightly bound and square with clean contents and cloth. The jacket shows just minor edge wear to extremeties. A nice clean attractive copy . (Napoloeon) �7
  
PARKER IMOGEN A Temporary Affair Hamish Hamilton, 1994, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression , a fine book with no names or inscriptions etc. Tightly bound and square. In fine unclipped dust wrapper, a lovely copy. �5
  
PARKER JOHN First Wicket Down W H Allen, 1987, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in near fine unclipped dw. A nice clean copy just very slight rubs to tips. (Cricket) �7
  
PARSONS JULIE - JULIE PARSONS The Courtship Gift **Signed** Macmillan, 1999, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. SIGNED on the title page by the author. A fine book in fine unclipped dust jacket. The book has no names or inscriptions, clean, bright, tight and square. The dustwrapper shows no loss or tears. A nice clean copy and scarce signed �17
  
PAUL HARDING AKA PC DOHERTY The House of the Red Slayer **Signed** Headline, 1992, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. Double signed on the title page , Paul Harding and PC Doherty. A fine book in fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square, usual light edge tanning as ever with Headline. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc, a nice clean copy. (Brother, Athelstan) �85
  
PAUL HARDING AKA PC DOHERTY The Nightingale Gallery Headline, 1991, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression.. A fine book in fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square, usual light edge tanning as ever with Headline. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc, a nice clean copy and a scarce title. (Brother, Athelstan) �48
  
PAUL HARDING AKA PC DOHERTY By Murder's Bright Light Headline, 1994, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression.. A fine book in fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square, usual light edge tanning as ever with Headline. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc, a nice clean copy and a scarce title. (Brother, Athelstan) �180
  
PAUL HARDING AKA PC DOHERTY The Anger of God **Signed** Headline, 1993, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. Double signed on the title page , Paul Harding and PC Doherty. A fine book in fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square, usual light edge tanning as ever with Headline. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc, a nice clean copy. (Brother, Athelstan) �25
  
PAUL HARDING AKA PC DOHERTY The Assassin's Riddle **Signed** Headline, 1996, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. Double signed on the title page , Paul Harding and PC Doherty. A fine book in fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square, usual light edge tanning as ever with Headline. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc, a nice clean copy. (Brother, Athelstan) �90
  
PEARCE MICHAEL The Mamur Zapt and the Return of the Carpet Collins Crime Club, 1988, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine publisher clipped and repriced dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, tightly bound and square with clean contents and cloth. The jacket is clean and bright with only the slighest of rubs to the colour on spine ends. A fresh copy of the first Mamur Zapt mystery. �170
  
PEARS TIM A Revolution of the Sun **Signed** Doubleday, 2000, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression **SIGNED** on the title page by the author . A fine unread book in fine unclipped DW. A superb as new copy. �15
  
PENDEXTER HUGH Call of the Wilderness Wild West Club Collins, 1938, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth. The jacket has just minor rubs to edges . A clean and bright with great period 'cowboy' artwork by Leslie. A nice 'thick' 7/6 book. A lovely clean copy a very rare. �55
  
PENTECOST HUGH Pattern for Terror Hale, 1991, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition , first impression . A fine unread book in fine unclipped dust wrapper. A lovely copy �5
  
PENTECOST HUGH - HUGH PENTECOST The Obituary Club Boardman, 1959, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG++ book in VG++ unclipped dust jacket. The book showns no names or inscriptions, tight and square. The dustwrapper shows just minbor edge wear to extremities, clean and bright. A lovely clean copy �15
  
PERRY ANNE A Sudden Fearful Death Headline, 1993, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression , a fine book with no names or inscriptions etc. Tightly bound and square. In fine unclipped dust wrapper, a lovely copy. �10
  
PERRY ANNE Silence in Hanover Close Souvenir, 1989, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine unclipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, tightly bound and square with clean contents and cloth. The jacket shows no loss, tears or damage. A really very fresh looking copy and a scarce title. �75
  
PERRY RITCHIE Grand Slam Collins Crime Club, 1980, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine unclipped dw.. �8
  
PETER GRAAF Aka JOHN CHRISTOPHER The Sapphire Conference Michael Joseph, 1959, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dust wrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth. The dust wrapper shows just slight edge rubbing to extremeties. A lovely copy of the authors 2nd book. �15
  
PETER HARRIS The Final Set John Long, 1965, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A near fine book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper . The book shows no names, inscriptions etc , clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears. A Lawn Tennis mystery and a lovely copy. �15
  
PETERS ELLIS Monk's Hood Macmillan, 1980, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine unclipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc. Tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears. A lovely bright copy of the 3rd Cadfael mystery. (Brother, Cadfael) �350
  
PETERS ELLIS An Excellent Mystery Macmillan, 1985, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine price clipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc. Tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears. A lovely bright copy of the 11th Cadfael mystery. (Brother, Cadfael) �50
  
PETERS ELLIS The Virgin in the Ice Macmillan, 1982, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in fine unclipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc. Tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears. A lovely bright copy of the 6th Cadfael mystery. (Brother, Cadfael) �85
  
PETERS ELLIS Death Mask ** Signed ** Collins Crime Club, 1959, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. SIGNED on the title page by the author. A near fine book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears. The nicest copy we have seen and the only signed one. �200
  
PETERS LUDOVIC Aka PETER BRENT Tarakian Abelard Schuman, 1963, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dust wrapper. The book has no names, inscriptions or stamps etc and the jacket shows just minor shelf wear to extremeties . A nice clean copy with attractive period cover art. �7
  
PETTIT PAUL The Drug Run Arthur Barker, 1960, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression , a VG+ book ( very light scattered foxing) in unclipped dw with no loss or tears just slight rubs to tips . A nice copy . (Drugs) �8
  
PHILLIPS CARYL Cambridge Bloomsbury, 1991, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression, a fine book in like unclipped dw . Superb copy and a great book... �7
  
PICARDIE JUSTINE If the Spirit Moves You **Proof Copy** Macmillan, 2001, First Edition, Non Fiction UK ** PROOF COPY ** of the hardback first edition, first impression. A fine unread book in fine softcover wraps, without DW as issued... �6
  
PIKE PETER Fool's Blooding Hale, 1984, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition , first impression. A near fine book , no names or inscriptionS. This was Hales own File Copy & has a stamp to that effect on the FFEP. In near fine unclipped dustwrapper, A nice & unique copy .. �10
  
PLAIDY JEAN The Prince and the Quakeress Robert Hale, 1968, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears . A lovely copy. �15
  
POHL FREDERICK EDITS The Expert Dreamers Gollancz, 1963, First Edition, Hard Cover, Sci Fi / Fantasy UK hardback first edition , first impression. A VG+ book, tightly bound & square . No names or inscriptions . In VG+ price clipped dustwrapper. A nice clean copy and a scarce book . �10
  
POSTGATE RAYMOND Every Man is God Michael Joseph, 1959, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression , a VG+ book with clean contents (perevious owners name neatly written on front endpaper, in an unclipped dw which has a 10mm chip to top of front panel and minor chipping to spine corners, some slight age browning as well . Nicer than it sounds , �5
  
PRIEST CHRISTOPHER Indoctrinaire Faber, 1970, First Edition, Hard Cover, Sci Fi / Fantasy UK hardback first edition, first impression. A fine book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc, clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows no loss or tears etc. A nice clean copy of a very scarce book which also has an original publishers review slip laid loosely inside . �50
  
PRIESTLEY J B Three Men in New Suits Heinemann, 1945, First Edition, Hard Cover, Modern Firsts UK hardback first edition, first impression, a VG book in price clipped dw that has a little chipping to spine ends . Given its age and fragility a nice copy... �6
  
PUCKETT ANDREW Shadows Behind a Screen Constable, 1998, First Edition, Hard Cover, 0-09-478850-2 Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression . A fine unread book in fine unclipped dust wrapper . Excellent copy. �7
  
PUNSHON ER - ER PUNSHON Secrets Can't Be Kept **Signed** Gollancz, 1944, First Edition, Hard Cover, Signed by Author Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dustwrapper. The book has no names etc , clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows usual Gollancz tanning. Signed and inscribed by the author. �30
  
QUEEN ELLERY The Four of Hearts Gollancz, 1939, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG+ book in VG+ unclipped dustwrapper. The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc , clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square. The jacket shows just shallow spine chips, some darkening and shelf wear to extremeties . A nice 'thick' 7/6 book. A particularly nice clean copy. �85
  
QUEEN ELLERY The Roman Hat Mystery Gollancz, 1929, First Edition, Hard Cover, Detective Fiction / Mystery UK hardback first edition, first impression. A VG book sadly sans dustwrapper . The book shows no names, inscriptions , clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square.The authors scarce first book. �70
  

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