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CRIME FICTION
   -Ellery Queen
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   -Michael Connelly
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Little Men, Big World (First Printing), Burnett, W. R.
1 Burnett, W. R. Little Men, Big World (First Printing)
New York Knopf 1951 Cloth Fine Very Good 
First Edition/First Printing 1951. A fine copy in a near fine and unclipped ($3.00) dustjacket. A tight and square copy--unmarked throughout with only very minor age toning. The dustjacket has minor chips and shelfwear rubbing---but rare to find in this condition. Part of the author's trilogy covering crime in the big city---starting with "The Asphalt Jungle". Very collectable condition. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Vanity Row, Burnett, W. R.
2 Burnett, W. R. Vanity Row
New York Knopf 1952 First Cloth Fine Very Good 
First Edition/First Printing 1952. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine unclipped ($3.00) dustjacket. Minor age toning with a tiny bit of fading to the front free endpaper only--may even be an unread copy. The fragile dustjacket is rare in this condition--a couple of tiny chips to the spine and a couple closed end tears--but bright and unfaded. Burnett is the author of "The Asphalt Jungle" and "Little Men, Big World" and this title is part of the three together--written as a trilogy. A collectable copy. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Galatea (1st Printing), Cain, James M.
3 Cain, James M. Galatea (1st Printing)
New York Knopf 1953 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
From the recently auctioned collection of Donald S. Olson. A near fine copy in a very good and unclipped dustjacket. Light overall uniform age toning with some dustiness to the page edges, a couple of words in ink to the rear endpaper. Overall a nice tight copy. The dustjacket is unclipped with minor edgewear to the extremities and some rubbing to the back panel. A nice collectable copy. Cain mostly dealt in Hollywood screenplays, where his relationship with the studios turned out hit after hit. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Galatea (First Printing), Cain, James M.
4 Cain, James M. Galatea (First Printing)
New York Knopf 1953 First Cloth 
First Edition/First Printing 1953. A very handsome copy in fine condition in an unclipped ($3.00) and near fine dustjacket. Light age toning to the top cloth edge only. Dustjacket has minor chips--mostly to the back flap and one on the head of the spine--along with some age toning. A bright clean copy in very nice condition--collectable copy. A very attractive dustjacket cover. Cain is the author of "A Postman Always Rings Twice" which became a great John Garfield movie. Otto Preminger bought the rights to this title--but never turned it into a motion picture. 
Price: 130.00 USD
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Past All Dishonor (First Printing), Cain, James M.
5 Cain, James M. Past All Dishonor (First Printing)
NEW YORK KNOPF 1946 CLOTH 
First Edition/First Printing 1946. A wonderful handsome copy of the first printing in near fine condition and in a very good dustjacket--that has been price clipped. Minor age toning to the red cloth boards with an owner's phone number on the back pastedown--hidden under the rear flap. Dustjacket has some minor chips and edgewear--mostly to the head of the spine and at a corner flap--otherwise a nice bright copy. Cain is the author of "Mildred Pierce" and "The Postman Always Rings Twice". 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Butterfly (First Printing), Cain, James M.
6 Cain, James M. The Butterfly (First Printing)
New York Knopf 1947 First Cloth 
First Edition/First Printing 1947. A handsome copy in very fine condition in a very good unclipped ($2.00) dustjacket. This copy appears to be unread--remarkable condition--slight age toning only. The dustjacket has edgewear, chipping to the head of the spine--very minor--and some staining to the back--although the stains did not transfer to the book and are only along the edges. A handsome copy. Additional digital pics available by email. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Moth (First Print Copy), Cain, James M.
7 Cain, James M. The Moth (First Print Copy)
New York Knopf 1948 First Cloth 
First Edition/First Printing 1948. A stunning fine copy in an unclipped ($3.00) and fine dustjacket--protected in Brodart jacket cover. One corner is lightly bumped and there is a very small pin size bump to the bottom rear board--otherwise only mildly aged toned. A wonderfully collectable copy from the author of "The Postman Always Rings Twice" and "Mildred Pierce". A very clean unmarked copy. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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Blood Work (Signed & Inscribed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
8 Connelly, Michael Blood Work (Signed & Inscribed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 1998 0316153990 / 9780316153997 First Printing Hardcover As New As New "From The Heart"
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed & Inscribed "From The Heart" by the author to a physician on the title page-- -no other inscription. Another great suspenseful read featuring a hard-boiled detective . Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 15 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Chasing The Dime (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
9 Connelly, Michael Chasing The Dime (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 2002 0316153915 / 9780316153911 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page. Another brilliant book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 12 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Chasing The Dime (Signed& Inscribed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
10 Connelly, Michael Chasing The Dime (Signed& Inscribed 1st Printing)
USA Little Brown 2002 0316153915 / 9780316153911 First Printing Hardcover As New As New "Chasing The Dime"
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed & inscribed "Chase The Dime" by the author on the title page--to his physician -no other inscription. Another brilliant book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 12 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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City Of Bones (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
11 Connelly, Michael City Of Bones (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 2002 0316154059 / 9780316154055 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--a superb "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page- -no other inscription. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 12 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Lost Light (Signed & Inscribed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
12 Connelly, Michael Lost Light (Signed & Inscribed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 2003 0316154601 / 9780316154604 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page. Another brilliant book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 12 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Lost Light (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
13 Connelly, Michael Lost Light (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 2003 0316154601 / 9780316154604 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page- -no other inscription. Another brilliant book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 12 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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The Black Ice (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
14 Connelly, Michael The Black Ice (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 1993 0316153826 / 9780316153829 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. Connelly's elusive second book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Photo of the book shows glare from the acrylic dustjacket cover 
Price: 145.00 USD
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The Black Ice (Signed Uncorrected Advance Proof), Connelly, Michael
15 Connelly, Michael The Black Ice (Signed Uncorrected Advance Proof)
USA Little, Brown 1993 0316153826 / 9780316153829 First Printing Hard Paper Wraps As New No Jacket 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy of the Advance Uncorrected Proof--with the enclosed card from the publisher-- Little Brown-- used for the reader/critic to guess the ending after reading the first two chapters. This copy is signed by the author on the title page--signature only without any inscription. Connelly's elusive second book featuring detective Harry Bosch--this would be the true first edition (proof before publication date). Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Concrete Blond (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
16 Connelly, Michael The Concrete Blond (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little Brown 1994 0316153834 / 9780316153836 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page-- -no other inscription. The author's elusive 3rd book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 105.00 USD
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The Concrete Blonde (Signed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
17 Connelly, Michael The Concrete Blonde (Signed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 1994 0316153834 / 9780316153836 First Printing Hardcover As New As New 
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page-- -no other inscription. The author's elusive 3rd book featuring detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. Glare in photo is from the acrylic dustjacket covering only 
Price: 120.00 USD
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The Last Coyote (Signed & Inscribed), Connelly, Michael
18 Connelly, Michael The Last Coyote (Signed & Inscribed)
USA Little, Brown 1995 0316153907 / 9780316153904 First Printing Hardcover As New As New "5-27-95"
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page---and dated "5-27-95" -no other inscription. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Last Coyote (Signed-Inscribed 1st Printing), Connelly, Michael
19 Connelly, Michael The Last Coyote (Signed-Inscribed 1st Printing)
USA Little, Brown 1995 0316153907 / 9780316153904 First Printing Hardcover As New As New "Hope You Enjoy"
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--a fine copy in an equally impressive fine unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed & inscribed by the author on the title page to his Dr. Bruhn "Hope You Enjoy"-- . Clean and tight except for a bit of creasing on the last 10 or so pages of the book --mostly blank end pages--due to a manufacturing error--otherwise would be fine (does not affect the overall read of the book) Once again featuring detective Harry Bosch. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for over 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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The Poet (Signed & Inscribed), Connelly, Michael
20 Connelly, Michael The Poet (Signed & Inscribed)
USA Little, Brown 1996 0316153982 / 9780316153980 First Printing Hardcover As New As New "Death Is My Beat"
From the recently released collection of Dr. Frederic Bruhn--an "As New" copy in an equally impressive "As New" unclipped dustjacket. This copy is signed & inscribed "Death Is My Beat" by the author to his physician on the title page-- -no other inscription. The author's elusive 5th book and first departure away from Detective Harry Bosch. Clean and Tight--FLAWLESS- in gift quality condition. This copy has been kept in a box in storage for almost 20 years. First printing with a full 1-10 numberline on the copyright page. Doubt you will find a nicer copy that this. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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