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Category: All Categories: Fiction: Mystery: Africa Mystery
9 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Duffy, Brian  
HEAD COUNT

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's New York 1991.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 235 pages

Appr.: | AUD 10.60 CAD 10.75 EUR 7.41 GBP 5.88 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 105.26 

Purchase direct from: Gibson's Books. Item number: 24014.
    
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2.
Gilman, Dorothy  
Mrs. Pollifax on Safari

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, 1977.
. 182 p.; color pictorial dj illustration by Paul Gamarello; dj chipped, worn, bookplate; good. 'A mysterious assassin has already killed four vital international figures, and all that's known of him is his code name, Aristotle, until Carstairs of the CIA intercepts a message implying that the man has a rendezvous on a safari in Zambia. What could be more reasonable than that Carstairs send Mrs. Pollifax…' Stock#26,017. Contemporary American literature, fiction, mystery.

Appr.: | AUD 6.89 CAD 6.99 EUR 4.81 GBP 3.82 JPY 650.00 MXN 81.25 ZAR 68.42 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 26017.
    
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3.
McClure, James  
The Sunday Hangman

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1977, 1st British edition, hardcover (VG+/VG+).
Macmillan, London, 1977, 1st British edition, 254 pages, 5”x 8”, hardcover, red boards with black titles on spine, spine slightly cocked, corners and spine ends lightly bumped, top page edges lightly dust speckled, very good+ dust jacket with very minor corner wear, protected in a plastic cover which has some scuffing, small light ballpoint number on free front endpaper, contents clean and tight, book very good+ [(s)0312GB] 4440 (VG+/VG+)

Appr.: | AUD 23.86 CAD 24.19 EUR 16.67 GBP 13.24 JPY 2,250.00 MXN 281.25 ZAR 236.84 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004440.
    
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4.
Murray, A. A.  
Blanket, the : (1st Paperback Edition, 1960)

Publisher: Belmont Books; N. Y. : 1960.
Near Fine First Paperback Edition Paperback 158 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Belmont 213. Complete and unabridged. Copyright 1957. This is 1st paperback edition, 1960. Murder mystery set in Africa. 'A strong story, grim and gruesome, of the way a youth turns into a man. Haunting, shattering, almost excruciatingly alive'. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. Pages slightly yellowed from age. No other defects. No marks. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. ; Belmont Books Series; Vol. 213

Appr.: | AUD 6.36 CAD 6.45 EUR 4.44 GBP 3.53 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 63.16 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 13420.
    
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5.
Pearce, Michael  
The Mamur Zapt and the Spoils of Egypt

Publisher: New York: The Mysterious Press, 1995 1st Am. ed..
186pp. hardback 8vo: near Fine in a Fine dj in poly cover [tiny foxing on edges; else a nice clean and crisp copy] Winner of the Crime Writers' Association's Last Laugh Award for funniest crime novel.

Appr.: | AUD 7.41 CAD 7.52 EUR 5.18 GBP 4.11 JPY 699.00 MXN 87.38 ZAR 73.58 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 20286.
    
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6.
Pearce, Michael  
The Mamur Zapt and the Donkey-Vous: A Suspense Tale of Old Cairo

Publisher: New York: Warner Books Mysterious Press, 1993 1st ed. thus..
265pp. paperback: near Fine [text is lightly age browned; rem. X top and bottom edges; else a nice crisp copy] A whodunit set in British-run Egypt in 1908.

Appr.: | AUD 3.17 CAD 3.22 EUR 2.21 GBP 1.76 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 31.47 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 12597.
    
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7.
Peters, Elizabeth  
The Last Camel Died at Noon

Publisher: New York: Warner Books, 1991 1st ed..
352pp. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a near Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. A nice first edition of Barbara Mertz’s (1927-2013) sixth Amelia Peabody mystery, a satire of adventure novels.

Appr.: | AUD 10.55 CAD 10.70 EUR 7.37 GBP 5.85 JPY 995.00 MXN 124.38 ZAR 104.74 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 19782.
    
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8.
Smith, Alexander McCall  
No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, 4 Volumes, Box Set : No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, Tears of the Giraffe, Morality for Beautiful Girls, Milk Bird

Publisher: Anchor Books; N. Y. : 2003.
As New in Near Fine dust jacket Softcover ISBN: 0679789758 705 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Lovely pastel-colored books with African designs. Mystery stories, woman detective, set in present-day Botswana, Africa. ; Set of 4 volumes (3 softcovers and 1 booklet) as issued, in slipcase. 1) No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, 18th printing, 235 pages. 2) Tears of the Giraffe, 14th printing, 227 pages. 3) Morality for Beautiful Girls, 15th printing, 227 pages. 4) Milk Bird, an African Folk Tale retold by Alexander McCall Smith, 16 pgs. ; All books are pristine, except for the staple-bound booklet, which has some rust to the staples. No other defects, no marks, no creases. All appear unread. Slipcase shows only a whisper of shelfwear.

Appr.: | AUD 10.60 CAD 10.75 EUR 7.41 GBP 5.88 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 105.26 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 13722.
    
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9.
Wyllie, John., Illustrator: Ted Bernstein (jacket art).  
DEATH IS A DRUM...BEATING FOREVER. [Review Copy]
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Publisher: Garden City NY: Doubleday Crime Club (1977)..
Stated First Edition. ISBN: 0385127839 Dr. Quarshie finds himself on the hunt for a psychopathic killer. This book was issued as a Double Book For Review copy, asking for a review of less than 200 words before the date of publication of July 8. 1977. 178p: review card laid-in; 22cm. 310g. Book: Fine (clean, bright, and very tight; probably unread). Dustjacket: Very Good (price clipped, light edgewear, 1" tear at rear flap fold). White cloth hardcover. Book condition: Fine. Jacket condition: Very Good.

Appr.: | AUD 9.86 CAD 10.00 EUR 6.89 GBP 5.47 JPY 930.00 MXN 116.25 ZAR 97.89 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 1632.
    
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