Crime & Detection
Royal Oak and Mission Viejo: A.S.A.P., 1994. First edition. Cloth. Special limited edition in acrylic slipcase. Introduction by Edward D. Hoch. Illustrations by Phil Park. This is copy 211 of 250 limited copies SIGNED by Block, Hoch and Parks. A fine unread copy in gray cloth binding. Issued without dustwrapper.
Evanston: Regency Books, 1963. First edition. Paperback. Pocket paperback original novel by noir master Jim Thompson. Source for the Stephen Frears film of the same name starring Angelica Huston, Annette Benning and John Cusack. A good to very good copy with some general light reading wear. A sound, collectible copy.
London: Robert Hale, 1979. First UK edition. Hardcover. Small hardbound 8vo. First UK and first hardbound edition of this early Matthew Scudder crime novel. Published in the US in 1976 as a paperback original. Topstain lightly dusted else a fine copy in near fine price-intact dustwrapper with a couple of...
Philadelphia: Triangle Books / Blakiston, 1943. Reprint. Hardcover. Cloth-covered ocatvo in dustwrapper. This is the 1943 reprint edition of this early Charteris Saint crime novel from 1938. Paper toned else a handsome very good plus copy in especially nice unclipped dustwrapper with some spine fade.