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The Girl With the Deep Blue Eyes

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hard Case Crime: 2015-09-22

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-12-17

ISBN: 1783297506

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Hard Case Crime edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Cashed out from the NYPD, Doak Miller operates as a PI in small town Florida, doing jobs for the police. Like posing as a hit man and wearing a wire to incriminate a woman who's looking to get rid of her husband. But when he looks into her deep blue eyes, soon he's working with her, plotting a devious plan that could put millions in her bank account. View more info

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Hit List

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $40.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2000-10-24

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-5-36-d

ISBN: 0060198338

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription, first edition with full number line Keller is a regular guy, a solid citizen. Call him for jury duty and he serves without complaint. He goes to the movies, watches the tube, browses the art galleries, and works diligently on his stamp collection. But every now and then a call from the breezily efficient Dot sends him off to kill a total stranger. He takes a plane, rents a car, finds a hotel room, and gets back before the body is cold.He's a real pro, cool and dispassionate and very good at what he does. Until one day when Dot breaks her own ... View more info

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A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder)

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Mulholland Books: 2011-05-12

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10-1-951

ISBN: 0316127337

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Dated. First Edition with full number line.Matthew Scudder is finally on the straight and narrow when he runs into High Low Jack Ellery, a childhood friend from the Bronx. In Scudder, Jack sees the moral man he might have become. In Jack, Scudder sees the hard won sobriety he hopes to achieve. Then Ellery, following to the letter the dictates of Alcoholics Anonymous' infamous twelve steps, is shot down while attempting to atone for past sins, and Scudder is drawn into a murder investigation that threatens to upset his path toward recovery and... View more info

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One Night Stands: Early Stories, Laid in Pamphlet

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Crippen & Landru Publishers: 1999-02-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-9-10

ISBN: 1885941307

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed. Numbered Limited Edition (limited to 450 copies, HOWEVER, this one is marked 0 with a slash through it). A sticker is pasted on the inside flap of the dust jacket that reads, " Cloth overrun, not part of the numbered, limited edition." Supplemental pamphlet "Make a Prison" is laid in. Signed by author Lawrence Block directly on the limitation page; Signed by Author.The plots involve murder, mayhem, rape, robbery, torture, dismemberment. The characters are gangsters, gun molls, drug dealers, casual killers, crooked cops and seedy politicians. This was the world of the ul... View more info

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Random Walk: A Novel for a New Age

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tor Books: 1988-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8-1-905

ISBN: 0312930925

Condition: Collectible: Like New


A flawless copy of this science fiction title from the prolific mystery writer. The first edition, published by TOR in 1988. Stated first edition with full number line. It is a walk, an odyssey begun in the Pacific Northwest by one man--who is soon joined by others. Their path is crossed by a murderer, and their journey leads them through terrifying and astonishing events that reveal to them the secrets of the New Age. View more info

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The Burglar Who Painted Like Mondrian: A Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1998-12-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-1-20

ISBN: 052594382X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. Protective clear covers may have scratches that appear in the photograph.Bernie the bookseller is asked by a Manhattan collector to appraise his impressive library. He does so, and while in the apartment building, makes off with a terrific cache of rare stamps. Then, upon returning home he finds best friend Carolyn Kaiser in tears. Her beloved cat has been abducted, and the ransom is a painting by Mondrian, currently on display in a museum and nearly impossible to steal. View more info

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The Burglar Who Counted the Spoons (Bernie Rhodenbarr) (Volume 11)

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Lawrence Block: 2013-12-25

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-2-11

ISBN: 0991068424

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition, stated. Ever since The Burglar on the Prowl climbed the bestseller lists in 2004, fans have been clamoring for a new book featuring the lighthearted and lightfingered Bernie Rhodenbarr. Now everybody's favorite burglar returns in an eleventh adventure that finds him and his lesbian sidekick Carolyn Kaiser breaking into houses, apartments, and even a museum, in a madcap adventure replete with American Colonial silver, an F. Scott Fitzgerald manuscript, a priceless portrait, and a remarkable array of buttons. And, wouldn't you kn... View more info

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The Scoreless Thai

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Subterranean Press: 2001-02-01

Edition: First Hardcover Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-37

ISBN: 1892284995

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First Hardcover Edition.Evan Tanner can't sleep. Ever. Which gives him plenty of free time to get involved in lots of interesting endeavors in all sorts of exotic locales.Now Tanner's in Thailand with a partially baked plan and a butterfly net, hoping to snare a beautiful missing chanteuse who's metamorphosed into an international jewel thief. Tanner hopes everyone will buy his disguise as a rare butterfly researcher. And everyone does---Except the guerilla band holding him captive. They intend to remove his head when the sun rises, so... View more info

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Some Days You Get the Bear: Short Stories

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1993-04-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15-1-18

ISBN: 0688108202

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. Protective clear covers may have scratches that appear in the photograph. Light wrinkles along top edge of front flap. Tales of mistaken identity, ambiguous truth, and twisted justice make this book a complex and fascinating wall of windows on today's world. Alternately terrifying, humorous, and thrilling, these are stories to speed the pulse and chill the blood. Short stories featuring Bernie Rhodenbarr, Martin Ehrengraf, Matthew Scudder and others will illustrate why Lawrence Block is one of the world's leading writers of ... View more info

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When the Sacred Ginmill Closes

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Arbor House Pub Co: 1986-04-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15-1-58

ISBN: 0877957746

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. Page 169 has a small crease on the top edge. Light rubbing on heal of spine edge. Corners bumped. Comes in protective mylar cover.In the dark days, in a sad and lonely place, ex-cop Matt Scudder is drinking his life away and doing "favors" for pay for his ginmill cronies. But when three such assignments flow together in dangerous and disturbing ways, he'll need to change his priorities from boozing to surviving. View more info

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Even the Wicked: A Matthew Scudder Novel

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $22.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 1997-02-10

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8-3-18

ISBN: 0688141811

Condition: Like new, unread


First Edition. Unread. The 13th Matt Scudder mystery. Scudder is New York to the bone. He's as tough as the big town itself, as hard to impress. And now he's up against the self-styled Will of the People in a city with eight million ways to die, a city where not just the good guys but even the wicked get worse than they deserve. View more info

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The Burglar in the Library SIGNED A Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1997-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-144

ISBN: 0525943013

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author without inscription on title page. First edition with full number line.The Burglar in the Library is eighth in Lawrence Block's Burglar series, with Bernie and Carolyn spending the weekend in a New England guesthouse, a replica of an old English manor house. When guests begin showing up murdered, it's Bernie who gathers the clues, which will hopefully lead him to the murderer before too many more guests are knocked off . View more info

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Hit Man (John Keller Mysteries)

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $45.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 1998-02-04

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-100

ISBN: 068814179X

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated first edition with full number line. Remainder mark on bottom of page edges. A John Keller mystery. View more info

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Hope to Die (Matthew Scudder Mysteries)

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $50.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2001-10-16

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: unit81-45

ISBN: 006019832X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated First edition with full number line. Lawrence Block is at it again with his complex private investigator Matt Scudder, the thinking man's private eye. Scudder can't leave a perfect ending for two murderers alone. It just doesn't add up, and Scudder senses a higher kingpin is at the helm. Unfortunately, the murders are just getting started; A Matthew Scudder Mystery. View more info

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The Burglar Who Thought He Was Bogart (Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery)

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: st0002

ISBN: 0525940162

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed, Fine. First. Advance Reading Copy signed by author on limited page and title page. No 28 of limited edition of 650 First. View more info

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Small Town: A Novel (Block, Lawrence)

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $74.99

Publisher: William Morrow: 2003-02-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-26

ISBN: 0060011904

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First edition with full number line.Lawrence Block reveals the secret at the heart of the Big Apple. His glorious metropolis is really a small town, filled with men and women from all walks of life whose aspirations, fears, disappointments, and triumphs are interconnected by bonds as unbreakable as they are unseen. Pulsating with the lives of its denizens; bartenders and hookers, power brokers and politicos, cops and secretaries, editors and dreamers; the city inspires a passion that is universal yet unique in each of its eight million inhabi... View more info

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The Burglar in the Library

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $170.00

Publisher: No Exit Press: 1997

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-8-904

ISBN: 1874061815

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First Edition/First Printing/First State (preceding the US Edition) with the typo on page one line two ("settle" instead of "settled". ) In unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Lawrence Block directly on the title page. First British Publication with full number line. The Burglar in the Library is eighth in Lawrence Block's Burglar series, with Bernie and Carolyn spending the weekend in a New England guesthouse, a replica of an old English manor house. When guests begin showing up murdered, it's Bernie who gathers the clues, which will hopefully lead him ... View more info

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The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza (Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery)

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1997-12-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-107

ISBN: 0525941800

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First edition with full number line. First printing. Lawrence Block's classic Bernie Rhodenbarr capers continue with this long-unavailable adventure for the Greenwich Village bookseller who can't resist a little breaking-and-entering now and then. Serendipity is a curious thing. It's just good luck that Bernie knows that Hank and Wanda Colcannons Chelsea apartment is empty while they're out of town. But it's lousy luck that somebody beats him to the job and ransacks the place before he arrives. But then again, it's great luck that Bernie turn... View more info

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Tanner on Ice

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1998-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-105

ISBN: 0525944214

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First edition as stated with full number line.Evan Tanner, the spy who never sleeps, was placed in cold storage at the end of the Cold War, literally and figuratively. But in Tanner on Ice Block defrosts one of his earliest and best series heroes and sends him to Burma to stir up the guerillas, destabilize the country's authoritarian regime, and incidentally assassinate the Nobel Peace Prize winning daughter of the country's national hero. Before long, Tanner's been set up for murder, drug smuggling, and blowing up Burma's most sacred shrine. View more info

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The Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling: 8A Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery

By: Lawrence Block

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1996-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-99

ISBN: 0525941592

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First edition with full number line. In a classic Bernie Rhodenbarr thriller, the burglar-turned-bookseller plots to steal the lost manuscript of a Kipling poem, but an unexpected twist leaves the police hot on his trail. View more info