ChrisLands.com Online Bookstores ChrisLands provides an easy and affordable solution to operating your own online bookstore

Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like to purchase a Gift Card?

 
Browse By Category
History
Biographies
Horror
Game Books
Murders and Mysteries
Hobbies

View Other Categories
 
 
 

Murders and Mysteries

Murders and Mysteries

Click on Title to view full description

 
The Life And Times Of Miss Jane Marple , Hart, Anne
21 Hart, Anne The Life And Times Of Miss Jane Marple
New York Berkley Books 1987 0425097080 / 9780425097083 Reprint Paperback; Second Printing Very Good; Remainder copy with punch hole through front cover, small crack to spine, some shelf wear.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 161 pages; A delightful biography of Agatha Christie's most beloved detective.  
Price: 95.04 USD
 
 
Detection Unlimited , Heyer, Georgette
22 Heyer, Georgette Detection Unlimited
London Pan Books 1956 Reprint Paperback; Second Printing Very Good; Light creasing to cover and spine, slight shelf wear, paper toned.  
Pan M363. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover illustration by Sax. ; Mass Market PB; 253 pages; The village had never liked Sampson Warrenby, an upstart newcomer given to kicking pekes off his flowerbeds and bullying his niece. But is that any real reason to kill him?  
Price: 121.02 USD
 
 
Penhallow , Heyer, Georgette
23 Heyer, Georgette Penhallow
London Panther 1969 Reprint Paperback; Fourth Printing Very Good-; Some reading creases and cover scuffing, paper starting to tone.  
Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; Mass Market PB; 240 pages; Penhallow's secret got him murdered. The killer searched, but maybe the body on the bed would have the last laugh and Penhallow's secret would be buried with him.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
The Murders Of The Black Museum 1870-1970 , Honeycombe, Gordon
24 Honeycombe, Gordon The Murders Of The Black Museum 1870-1970
London Bloomsbury Books 1992 1854711601 / 9781854711601 Reprint Hardcover; First Printing Very Good+; Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ.  
Gloss pictorial boards. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; B&W Photographs; 608 pages; From Jack the Ripper onwards, a riveting analysis of 50 murders based on research in Scotland Yard's famous Black Museum.  
Price: 316.80 USD
 
 
The High Flyer , Howatch, Susan
25 Howatch, Susan The High Flyer
London Warner Books 2001 0751530417 / 9780751530414 Reprint Paperback Very Good; Light reading creases some clear tape at base of spine.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside; Mass Market PB; 611 pages; Cool blonde Carter Graham is a successful lawyer looking for the man of her dreams. But dreams can turn into nightmares, love can turn nasty, and death lurks for the unwary.  
Price: 116.42 USD
 
 
Sheiks And Adders , Innes, Michael
26 Innes, Michael Sheiks And Adders
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England Penguin Books 1983 0140065202 / 9780140065206 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Very Good; Some edge and shelf wear.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; A Sir John Appleby Mystery; Mass Market PB; 164 pages; It had to be more than a coincidence when half the guests at the charity masquerade dressed as sheiks. One of them however, is the real thing, and in mortal danger.  
Price: 99.80 USD
 
 
Past Poisons An Ellis Peters Memorial Anthology of Historical Crime , Jakubowski, Maxim; (editor)
27 Jakubowski, Maxim; (editor) Past Poisons An Ellis Peters Memorial Anthology of Historical Crime
London Headline 1999 0747260273 / 9780747260271 Reprint Paperback; Fourth Printing Very Good; Light reading creases and edge wear to slightly sunned spine.  
Nice tight copy with no names or marks inside.; Mass Market PB; 469 pages; 20 short mysteries set in the past, each written to honour the memory of Ellis Peters, author of the Cadfeal series, by authors who feel they owe her for their inspiration.  
Price: 316.80 USD
 
 
A Mind To Murder , James, P. D.
28 James, P. D. A Mind To Murder
London Penguin Books 1989 0140038507 / 9780140038507 Reprint Paperback; Sixteenth Printing Very Good+; Light reading creases.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 221 pages; A sudden scream shattered the calm of the evening psychotherapy session at the Steen Clinic. In the basement lay the body of the Administrative Officer, a chisel thrust powerfully and with almost surgical precision through her heart. Another problem for Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
Cover Her Face , James, P. D.
29 James, P. D. Cover Her Face
London Penguin Books 1989 0140129588 / 9780140129588 Reprint Paperback; Eleventh Printing Near Fine  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. ; A Dalgliesh Mystery; Mass Market PB; 207 pages; St Cedd's church fete had been held in the grounds of Martingale for generations, but murder had not featured on the entertainments before.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
Devices And Desires , James, P. D.
30 James, P. D. Devices And Desires
London Penguin Books 1990 0140132910 / 9780140132915 Reprint Paperback; Twentieth Printing Very Good+; Light reading creases.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 503 pages; A holiday on the Norfolk coast for Dalgliesh, but murder is not far away.  
Price: 99.80 USD
 
 
Innocent Blood , James, P. D.
31 James, P. D. Innocent Blood
London Sphere Books 1981 0722150849 / 9780722150849 Reprint Paperback; Third Printing Very Good; Light reading creases to slanted spine.  
Nice tight copy with no names or marks inside.; Mass Market PB; 313 pages; Phillippa, an adopted child, finds her mother has been in prison for murder. But sins can still descend on the children, no matter how innocent.  
Price: 87.12 USD
 
 
The Skull Beneath The Skin , James, P. D.
32 James, P. D. The Skull Beneath The Skin
London Sphere Books 1983 0722151888 / 9780722151884 Reprint Paperback; Tenth Printing Very Good; Light reading and cover creasing, small sticker tears to rear cover and spine.  
Nice tight copy with no names or marks inside. Cover artwork by Mark Harrison. ; Mass Market PB; 372 pages; Hired to watch over a death-threaten ed actress, Cordilia Gray is caught up in an intricate play within a play in a country house party.  
Price: 91.08 USD
 
 
Inspector Ghote Draws A Line , Keating, H R F
33 Keating, H R F Inspector Ghote Draws A Line
London Book Club Associates 1979 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Minor shelf wear to DJ.  
Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; Book Club Edition; 195 pages; Sent deep into the Indian countryside to protect an aged unpopular judge, Ghote finds that his chief opponent is not the writer of the threatening letters, but the Justice himself.  
Price: 158.40 USD
 
 
Gothic Pursuit / Mortal Ruin , Malcolm, John
34 Malcolm, John Gothic Pursuit / Mortal Ruin
London Diamond Books 1994 0261662562 / 9780261662568 Reprint Paperback Very Good; Some edge and shelf wear, slight rippling to early leaves.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 356 pages; Two Tim Simpson stories, intriguing, dangerous and very surprising.  
Price: 83.16 USD
 
 
The Gideon Omnibus , Marric, J. J.
35 Marric, J. J. The Gideon Omnibus
London Hodder & Stoughton 1964 First Edition Thus Hardcover; First Printing Very Good+; Minor shelf wear and tear to unclippedDJ.  
Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; 565 pages; Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard CID. The most professionally convincing policeman ever devised by a murder writer. Here are the first three exciting books in the series, in one volume: Gideon's Day; Gideon's Week; Gideon's Night. Also has several pages of reviews of other Gideon novels.  
Price: 316.80 USD
 
 
As Black As He's Painted , Marsh, Ngaio
36 Marsh, Ngaio As Black As He's Painted
London Collins Crime Club 1974 0002310694 / 9780002310697 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Very Good; Extensive wear and tear to DJ including some loss to rear cover.  
Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; 255 pages; A Roderick Alleyn story, as a foreign leader is done to death in a London embassy. A classic pure murder puzzle.  
Price: 158.40 USD
 
 
Colour Scheme , Marsh, Ngaio
37 Marsh, Ngaio Colour Scheme
London Fontana 1986 0006163769 / 9780006163763 Reprint Paperback; Eleventh Printing Very Good-; Some cover creasing and edge wear, light foxing inside, small closed tear to front endpaper.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. ; Mass Market PB; 256 pages; It was a horrible death. Questing was lured into a pool of boiling mud and left there to die. Alleyn, far from home on a wartime quest for German agents, knew that anyone could have killed him. The English exiles he hated. The New Zealanders he despised. The Maoris he insulted. Or the spies he had thwarted - if he wasn't a spy himself.  
Price: 83.16 USD
 
 
Off With His Head , Marsh, Ngaio
38 Marsh, Ngaio Off With His Head
London Fontana 1966 Reprint Paperback; Fourth Printing Very Good; Light reading creses to sunned spine, minor shelf wear, paper starting to tone, old dealer sticker on front cover.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. ; Mass Market PB; 255 pages; An Inspector Alleyn story set around a murderous morris dance!  
Price: 108.18 USD
 
 
Photo Finish , Marsh, Ngaio
39 Marsh, Ngaio Photo Finish
London Fontana 1982 000616255X / 9780006162551 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Very Good-; Light reading creases to sunned and slightly slanted spine, small sticker ghost to rear cover.  
First paperback edition. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 254 pages; A luxury island mansion in an unspoilt New Zealand wilderness, an idyllic setting for murder.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
Swing, Brother, Swing , Marsh, Ngaio
40 Marsh, Ngaio Swing, Brother, Swing
London Fontana 1974 0006133940 / 9780006133940 Reprint Paperback; Fifth Printing Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear.  
Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 255 pages; The death of a Piano accordianist might seem a good idea at any time. But when he is also a blackmailer and a drug pusher, Alleyn's problem was working out who didn't have a good reason to kill him!  
Price: 83.16 USD
 
< PREV  1   2  3 4  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to test@chrislands.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie