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[498] Block, Lawrence, Enough Rope ,(60559675), Thriller, Dark Alley, First Edition, Trade Paperback, Very Good - Very nice trade paperback. Spine is unbroken and pages are clean. '''Enough Rope', a collection of superb stories, ,establishes the extraorindary skill, power, and versatility of contemproary Grand Master Lawrence Block. Block's beloved series characters are on hand, including ex-cop Matt scudder, bookselling burglar Bernie Rhodenbarr, and the disarming duo of Chip Harrison and Leo Haig. Here, too, are Keller, the wistful hit man, and the natty attorney Martin Ehrengraf. Keeping them company are dozens of other refuggees from Block's dazzling imagination, all caught up in more ingenious plots than you can shake a blunt instrument at.'' -- from the back cover $20



[1565] Block, Thomas H., Mayday ,(399900578), Thriller, Richard Marek Publishers, Hard Cover, Very Good - Yellow boards with black tape binding; gold lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped, has a few minor chips and is protected with Brodart cover; stated second impression; inscription on ffep from previous owner. ''An airliner on a routine flight from San Francisco to Tokyo with 300 passengers and the usual complement of crew is suddenly struck by a bizarre accident. A U.S. Navy fighter pilot on a secret test mission fires a missile at what he thinks is his prescribed target, but hits the Straton 797 instead. The damaged airliner plummets from its subspace cruising altitude and automatically levels out a 11,000 feet over the mid-Pacific. But with the sudden escape of the airliner's pressurized cabin air, all the passengers and crew are either dead, comatose, or brain-damaged and raving mad.'' -- from the dj $50



[499] Blume, Judy, Summer Sisters ,(0-385-32405-7), Fiction, Delacorte Press, Hard Cover, Very Good - White boards with red taoe binding; gold lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. ''When Victoria Leonard answers the phone in her Manhattan office, Caitlin's voice catches her by surprise. Vix hasn't talked to her oldest friend in months. Caitlin's news takes her breath away -- and Vix is transported back in time, back to the moment she and Caitlin Somers first met, back to the casual betraylas and whispered confessions of their long, complicated friendship, back to the magical island where two friends became summer sisters.'' -- from the dj $5.5



[1034] Bolton, Ivy, Tennessee Outpost Fiction, Longmans, Green and Co., First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Stated First Edition. Red boards with a black design on the front cover; black spine lettering. Minor bumps to edges. Previous owner's book plate on front endpaper. Pages slightly yellowed with age. Spine is tight and pages appear to be all intact. Pictures available upon request. $60



[290] Bond, Larry, Vortex ,(0-446-51566-3), Thriller, Smithmark Publishers, First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good - 1st Edition; Minor Shelf Wear to DJ $5



[471] Bond, Larry and Jim DeFelice, Larry Bond's First Team ,(0-7653-0711-1), Thriller, Tom Doherty Associates, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Red boards with sliver letteriing on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; signed on title page: ''To Becky, Best Wishes, Larry Bond'' ''Officially designated with Joint Services Special Demands Project, 'the Team' is a unique unit created to address unconventional threats in an unconventional manner, beyond the bureaucractic restraints of either the U.S. Intelligence or military establishments. With an almost unlimited budget, the Team -- consisting of a CIA officer, two Special Forces commandos, and one outnumbered Marine -- is authorized to acquire vital intelligence and take immediate action, with the field officer calling the shots.'' -- from the dj $15



[1676] Bonnet, Theodore, The Mudlark Fiction, Doubleday & Company, Inc., Hard Cover, Very Good - Blue boards with gold lettering on spine; page ends are yellowing with age; dj has several large dings and missing chunks on the spine; protected with a Brodart cover; not price clipped ($3.00). ''The Mudlark is a delightful tonge-in-cheek story of a little London ragamuffin and the highly improper disturbance he caused in the reign of Victoria.'' -- from the dj $10



[159] Booth, Pat, Malibu ,(0-517-57506-X), Fiction, Crown Publishers, First Edition, Hardcover, Good - 1st Edition $4



[1398] Bosse, Malcolm, Fire in Heaven ,(671470809), Fiction, Simon and Schuster, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Green boards with orange tape binding; gold lettering on spine; dj protected with Brodart cover; pages slightly yellowed; not price clipped. ''The year is 1948, a time when the passion for independence is catching fire throughout Aisa. Philip Embree, a veteran of campaigns in China and Burma and once an officer in a warlord's army, has witnessed the drive for freedom in India, where hehas gone to escape his past. Twenty years ago, he betrayed the man who trusted him, the mystical warrior General Tang, and deceived the woman he loved, Vera Rogacheva, the General's mistress.'' -- from the dj $10



[240] Boyce, Frank Cottrell, Millions ,(0-06-073330-6), Fiction, HarperCollins, Soft Cover, Like New - Advanced Reading Copy $4



[748] Boyd, Martin, Lucinda Brayford Fiction, E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Hard Cover, Good - Wear and soil to front and back covers; red printing on front cover and spine $7.5



[95] Bradford, Barbara Taylor, The Women in His Life ,(0-394-55951-7), Fiction, Random House, First Edition, Hardcover, Like New - 1st Edition $5



[769] Brashares, Ann, Girls in Pants ,(385729359), Fiction, Delacorte Press, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Dings to dj; otherwise nice, clean, tight copy $7



[1272] Bridge, Ann, Singing Waters Fiction, The Macmillian Company, Hard Cover, Good - Green boards with gold embossed mountain scene on cover; pictorial end papers; previous owner's name written on ffep; spine is scuffed, but tight; page are yellowed with age. $2



[160] Brin, David, Kiln People ,(0-7653-0355-8), Science Fiction, Tor Books, Hardcover, Good - Book Club Edition; Minor Water Damage on One Page $4



[1518] Brooks, Kix and Ronnie Dunn with Bill Fitzhugh, The Adventures of Slim & Howdy ,(9.78193E+12), Fiction, Center Street, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Black boards with blue tape binding; gold lettering on spine; dj not price clipped and protected with Brodart cover; previous owner's initial on ffep; unfortunately, the CD is not with this copy. ''When they met, it was like a head-on collision, though with a lot less blodd and glass and hissing radiator steam. It wasn't the sort of thing one could insure against, probably wasn't the sort of thing you'd want to. Like trying to keep life from happening to you. Somewhere between impossible and a bad idea to begin with.'' -- from the dj $5



[1753] Brooks, Terry, First King of Shannara ,(345396529), Fantasy, Del Rey, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Red boards with black tape binding; gold lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated first edition with full number line. A Prelude to 'The Sword of Shannara.'' ''Horriied by the misuse of Magic they had witnessed during the First War of the Races, the Druids at Paranor devoted themselves to the study of the old sciences, from the period before the collapse of civilization a thousad years earlier.'' -- from the dj $20



[396] Brooks, Terry, The Talismans of Shannara ,(0-345-36300-0), Fantasy, Del Rey, First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good - 1st Edition; Signed By Author (Personalized); Minor Tear in DJ $20



[1073] Brooks, Terry, The Talismans of Shannara ,(345363000), Fantasy, Del Rey, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good - Book Four of The Heritage of Shannara. Bluish grey boards with dark blue binding tape; orange embossed lettering on spine; tight, clean pages and spine; minor shelf wear to dj. 453 pp. ''Desparate to help his brother, before every chance was gone, Par impulsively jammed the Sword of Shannara into the earth before him. He reached to take hold of Coll's hands and fastened Coll's chill, shaking fingers around the pommel of the Sword, holding them there with his own. Please let the magic come, begged Par.'' - from the back cover. $10



[1535] Brooks, Terry, The Tangle Box ,(034538699X), Fantasy, Del Rey, First Edition, Hardcover, Very Good - Black boards with black tape binding; gold foil lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated First Edition. ''Everything should have been quiet and pleasant for ex-lawyer-now sovereign of the Magic Kingdon of Landover, Ben Holiday. But it wasn't. Horris Kew, conjurer, more recently confidence-man Trickster, had returned to the Magic Kingdom from Ben's own world, where he and his sidekick in crime, the talking bird Biggar, had gotten in just a spot of trouble with the former 'faithful' of their scam cult.'' -- from the dj $5.5



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