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Topsy and Evil (an Inner Sanctum Mystery)

By: Baxt, George

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: (c.1968)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3381

Condition: Good in Good dj


[ex-library book, well-worn with typical markings (incl pocket on ffep, stamping on top edge, tape markings on covers), spine turned; jacket edgeworn, a few tiny tears, vertical crease up left side of front panel, spine very faded]. The author's third novel featuring "hip Negro detective Pharoah Love." View more info

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The Greta Garbo Murder Case [*SIGNED*]

By: Baxt, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20600

ISBN: 0-312-06988-X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj


[light shelfwear, small light pink smudge on half-title page; jacket shows light wear at extremities, small tear and slight associated creasing at top rear foldover, tiny scuffed spot near top center of front panel]. SIGNED by the author (signature only) on the title page. Another in Baxt's long-running series of period murder mysteries centered around famous movie people in an ingeniously-imagined alternative Hollywood -- in this instance, Greta Garbo (instead of terminating her screen career after the embarrassment of TWO-FACED WOMAN, as she did in real life) accepts the lead in a modern-da... View more info

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A Queer Kind of Umbrella: A Pharoah Love Mystery

By: Baxt, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: (c.1995)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9415

ISBN: 0-684-81496-X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj


[nice copy, no discernible wear, would be Fine but for some minor white smudging (chalk?) on black ffep; jacket has one tiny closed tear at top of front panel, minor wrinkling along top edge]. View more info

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The Bette Davis Murder Case

By: Baxt, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17612

ISBN: 0-312-10939-3

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj


[very nice copy, tight and clean, no discernible wear; jacket has a tiny tear and slight scrunching at top of spine, otherwise in almost perfect condition]. In another of his movie-star-starring period murder mysteries, Baxt puts Bette Davis in London, renting the museum-like mansion of a famous archaeologist "for a few months of relaxation while her Hollywood lawyers renegotiate her contract, but instead of peace and quiet, she gets embroiled in murder." And how does this sort of thing happen, you wonder? It's because her next-door neighbor happens to be Agatha Christie, of course.... View more info