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The Blackbirder

New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1943. First edition, first printing. Signed by Dorothy B. Hughes on the title page, inscribed "with all good wishes." Very Good with light rubbing at corners more

650.00 USD

Burnside Rare Books
Portland, OR
503.232.3317

In a Lonely Place

NYRB Classics, 2017. A classic California noir with a feminist twist, this prescient 1947 novel exposed misogyny in post-World War II American society, making it far ahead of more

7.50 USD

A Cappella Books
Atlanta, GA
(404) 681-5128

THE FALLEN SPARROW

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1942. Octavo, Hardcover. Signed inscription by Hughes to a well known mystery specialist dealer on the front free end paper. Also initialed on the title page more

350.00 USD

John W. Knott
Laurel, MD
(301) 317-8427

THE FALLEN SPARROW

New York: Duell, 1942. Octavo, hardcover. First edition. Inscribed by Hughes to a well-known mystery specialist dealer. Also initialed on the title page by Hughes. Made into a film more

500.00 USD

L. W. Currey
Elizabethtown, NY
(518) 873-6477

THE BLACKBIRDER

New York: Duell, Sloane, Pearce, (1943). First edition. SIGNED by Hughes. Blackbirding is the coercion of people to work as labourers. From the 1860s, blackbirding ships in the Pacific sought workers more

750.00 USD

Quill & Brush, Inc.
Middletown, MD
(301) 874-3200

THE FALLEN SPARROW

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, [1942]. Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1-2] 3-307 [308-312: blank], original blue gray cloth, spine stamped in white, top edge stained red. Signed by Hughes on the second more

350.00 USD

John W. Knott
Laurel, MD
(301) 317-8427

The So Blue Marble

London: Nicholson and Watson, 1943. First UK edition. Octavo, 19cm x 12cm, red cloth with black titles to spine, unclipped dust-jacket, 191pp, last page used as paste-down, as issued, war more

500.00 AUD

Archives Fine Books
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
+61 (07) 3221 0491

THE SO BLUE MARBLE

New York: Duell Sloan and Pearce, [1940]. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-240, original black cloth, front and spine stamped in blue. This MWA grandmaster's first mystery novel, it involves a rare gem and more

1,750.00 USD

John W. Knott
Laurel, MD
(301) 317-8427

The Delicate Ape.

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1944. 7.5" x 5". 252pp. Black cloth, lettering in blue. A fair copy with signs of heavy use. Dust jacket is tattered and soiled. In this more

15.00 USD

John Michael Lang Books
Seattle, WA
(206) 624-4100

THE CROSS-EYED BEAR

New York: Duell, 1940. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The author's second mystery novel. Two small spots on front cover with some minor staining, a very good copy in good more

250.00 USD

L. W. Currey
Elizabethtown, NY
(518) 873-6477

THE CANDY KID

New York: Duell, Sloane, Pearce, (1950). First edition. SIGNED BY HIGHES. Near fine in very good to near fine dust jacket with spine toned and touch of light wear. Scarce signed. more

275.00 USD

Quill & Brush, Inc.
Middletown, MD
(301) 874-3200

The Cross-Eyed Bear

New York: Duell, 1940. First edition. Good hardcover. First US edition. Ex-library stamps on inside both panels, the only sign of it formerly being a library book. Pages brown, more

80.00 USD

Between the Covers
Gloucester City, NJ
(856) 456-8008

IN A LONELY PLACE

New York: Duell, 1947. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Basis for the 1950 noir film starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame, directed by Nicholas Ray. Haycraft-Queen "cornerstone." Light rubbing more

1,250.00 USD

L. W. Currey
Elizabethtown, NY
(518) 873-6477

IN A LONELY PLACE

New York: Duell, 1947. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Haycraft-Queen cornerstone. Basis for the 1950 noir film directed by Nicholas Ray and starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame. A more

1,250.00 USD

L. W. Currey
Elizabethtown, NY
(518) 873-6477

Dread Journey

New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1945. First edition. [viii], 180 pp. Original crimson cloth lettered in yellow. Small name stamp on front free endpaper, else Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, more

200.00 USD

Burnside Rare Books
Portland, OR
503.232.3317
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