New York: Walker and Company, 1991. First Edition [w/ promotional photo card]. VG+/VG+ Octavo in dull orange paper over boards, DJ purple with lilac and white text on purple spine. Minor shelf wear; a bit bumped and scuffed along edges, at corners, head and tail of spine. DJ rubbed [now in mylar]. SIGNED by author on title page. Interior clean and bright, binding solid. Shelved TWILA CECIL Case.
Twila Cecil Collection
New York: Walker and Company, 1977. first US. VG+/VG. 8VO in black boards. DJ is blue with title on spine in white. Light rubbing to boards, light general shelf and edgewear to DJ, DJ is in protective mylar sleeve. Light foxing to top edge of textblock, condition otherwise excellent. 195 pp. Locked- TWILA CECIL CONSIGNMENT.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1994. first. VG+/VG+. 8vo in dark green boards, with dark green quarter spine. DJ is wraparound pictorial in green and dark green, title in light blue on dark green label. Light rubbing to bottom edge of boards, similar minor wear to DJ, DJ in protective sleeve, small area of discoloration at bottom fore corner of textblock. 303 pp. Locked- Twila Cecil Collection.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. First Edition. NF-/NF-. 8vo in black paper-covered boards. DJ is pictorial on front, spine is blue with title in white. No significant wear to boards or DJ, minimal wear to exterior, DJ is in protective Brodart cover, binding strong, textblock and pages clean and free of pen/highlighting. 151 pp. (part of Cecil Collection).
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1992. First Edition. VG+/VG+ Octavo in black paper over boards, DJ illustrated with light blue text on black spine. Minor shelf wear; slightly bumped at corners, head and tail of spine. DJ rubbed pnow in mylar]. SIGNED and inscribed by author on title page. Interior clean and bright, binding solid.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. First Edition (Inscribed). Octavo in black cloth. VG+/VG+. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Author's first book. Minor shelfwear. DJ shows some bumping to spine ends; now protected by Brodart cover. Interior is clean, binding square and tight. A very good copy. 247 pp. [DJ spine is black with red and white text. Shelved with Twila Cecil Mystery Collection].
New York, et al: Bantam Books, 1990. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; vg+/vg+; dj, black spine with white and red text; dj, in Brodart cover, vg+ condition; hb, red spine with gold text; quarter bound red boards with red spine; boards strong, clean; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 213PP. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON FFEP. Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelves above Ephemera section.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1988. First Edition. Octavo in quarter black cloth. VG+/VG+. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First printing (number line runs to 1). Inscription reads: "For Tim Slongo... / Yours as crime goes by / Sue / 4-28-89." Minor shelfwear. Crisp, unclipped dust jacket is protected by Brodart cover. Boards are very good; interior clean; binding square and tight. 225 pp. An excellent inscribed copy. [DJ spine is white with tan text. SHELVED IN Case 6 or Window CONSIGNMENT: TAG TO ALLAN.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1989. first edition. VG+/VG+. 8vo in brick-colored boards with black quartercloth spine. DJ front and spine illustrated, mostly black and reddish-orange, title on spine in red. Inscribed by author on main title page. Very light edgewear to boards and DJ, DJ in protective mylar sleeve, spine of boards very lightly cocked (not perpendicular, though binding strong. 261 pp. Inscribed by author to previous owner on title page CECIL MYSTERY COLLECTION.
New York: Harper Collins, 1993. first U.S. VG+/VG+. 8vo in green boards with black quartercloth spine. DJ is very dark green with title on spine in white. Remainder mark to bottom edge of textblock. No significant wear otherwise, DJ in protective mylar sleeve. 192 pp. Shelved locked- WOOLF/TWILA CECIL COLLECTION.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1986. First U.S. Edition. Octavo hardcover in quarter red cloth boards, with dust jacket, NF-/NF-: light shelfwear, light bumping to head and tail of spine. Binding strong and text clean. DJ protected by mylar sleeve. ISBN: 0684187264. [DJ spine has orange and brown-orange background and black and white text. Shelved in Twila Cecil Collection].
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1951. (first edition). octavo in cloth with DJ. VG/Fair. DJ has shelf and edge wear. Pages are age toned. DJ has shelf and edge wear. DJ corners are frayed, top and bottom of spine have small closed tears. 189pp. DJ spine is blue with white text. SHELVED IN MODERN FIRST EDITIONS CASE 6 CONSIGNMENT: TAG TO ALLAN.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1954. (first edition). octavo in cloth with DJ. VG/VG-. Pages are age toned. DJ has shelf and edge wear. DJ spine is faded. Small closed and open tears on corners and top and bottom of DJ spine. Book is 187pp. DJ spine is gray with white and black text. SHELVED CASE 6 CONSIGNMENT: TAG TO ALLAN.