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The Man in the Mirror a Novel of Espinogue (Author Signed), Ayer, Jr Frederick
1 Ayer, Jr Frederick The Man in the Mirror a Novel of Espinogue (Author Signed)
Henry Regnery Company 1965 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on end paper. Looks like a bookplate was removed from book otherwise fine condition. Dust not price clipped. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare signed copy. Author is nephew of General Goerge S. Patton. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.97 USD
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Checkmate  (Author Signed), Bodman, Karna Small
2 Bodman, Karna Small Checkmate (Author Signed)
Forge Books 2007 0765315424 / 9780765315427 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author. Dr. Cameron Talbot has invented a breakthrough technology to defend against cruise missiles. But she needs support from skeptical company officers, funding from a reluctant Congress, and help from the White House to develop her life-saving project. Lt. Col. Hunt Daniels, detailed from the Pentagon to the White House National Security Council to investigate Dr. Talbots work, sees the potential of the invention. The fact that hes attracted to the brilliant scientist adds one more dimension to his interest in her work. But disaster is brewing overseas as militants in the disputed Kashmir region of India steal a series of missiles from sympathizers in the Pakistani military and launch one against India. At the same time, they send one of their agents to Washington, D.C., to steal Dr. Talbots technology so they can protect themselves when their enemies retaliate. The scientist and the NSC staffer find themselves enmeshed in terrorist plots and political wrangling at the highest levels. With scenes in the Oval Office, the Situation Room, Capitol Hill, Georgetown restaurants, and Washington dinner parties, as well as action in Kashmir, New Delhi, and at the Taj Mahal, the tension and intrigue escalate until two nuclear-armed countries stand at the brink of war.; 1.2 x 9.4 x 6.3 Inches; 336 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Peace in Our Time a play in two acts and eight scenes, Coward, Noel
3 Coward, Noel Peace in Our Time a play in two acts and eight scenes
London William Heinemann 1947 First English Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Dust has chips, but now in mylar cover. Gift inscription dated 1947 (date of publication) in front. Noël Peirce Coward was born in 1899. During World War II, he remained a successful playwright, screenwriter and director, as well as entertaining the troops and even acting as an unofficial spy for the Foreign Office. Writer, actor, director, film producer, painter, songwriter, cabaret artist as well as an author of a novel, verse, essays and autobiographies, he was called by close friends ‘The Master’. His final West End appearance was Song at Twilight in 1966, which he wrote and starred in. He was knighted in 1970 and died peacefully in 1973 in his beloved Jamaica.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 106 pages 
Price: 16.97 USD
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXVII, October 1965, Number 1, Goodall, Cecile R.
4 Goodall, Cecile R. West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXVII, October 1965, Number 1
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1965 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cream color paperback with black print. Among other articles this issue contains The Civil War's Most Over-Rated Spy. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs 
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Pioneer Ohio Newspapers 1793-1810 Genealogical and Historical Abstracts, Green, Karen Mauer
5 Green, Karen Mauer Pioneer Ohio Newspapers 1793-1810 Genealogical and Historical Abstracts
Galveston Tx The Frontier Press 1989 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold print. Contents has highlighting of names throughout otherwise very good and tight binding. Extensive surname index that refers back to the publication part of abstract that then gives account of the context of the name appearing in the newspaper. Table of contents: (p.1) The Centinel of the North-Western Territory, Nov 1793-June 1796,(p. 23) Freeman's Journal, July 1796-October 1799, (p. 31) The Western Spy and Hamilton Gazette, May 1799-December 1810, (p. 178) Freemans Journal and Chillicothe Advertiser, July 1800- Sept 1800, (p. 180) Scioto Gazette and Chillicothe Advertiser, October 1800-Dec 1810, (p. 320) Index. Excellent reference. Rare.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages 
Price: 59.97 USD
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Scouts, Spies, and Detectives of the Great Civil War, Hazelton, Joseph Powers
6 Hazelton, Joseph Powers Scouts, Spies, and Detectives of the Great Civil War
Washington, D. C. The National Tribune 1899 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Pages browning due to age. May have stain or chiping due to storage. Thrilling adventures, Daring deeds, Heroic Exploits, and Wonderful Escapes. Original not a reprint. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Scarce if not rare. ; 
Price: 49.97 USD
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Law of Gravity  A Novel (Author Signed), Horn, Stephen
7 Horn, Stephen Law of Gravity A Novel (Author Signed)
New York Harpercollins Publishers 2002 0060194413 / 9780060194413 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed to Barb and Jeff and signed by author. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.From the author of the New York Times bestseller In Her Defense comes a riveting new thriller of betrayal and redemption in the nation's capital.Philip Barkley had come far enough in Washington to know where those proverbial bodies were buried, but not so far that he'd lie about it. In the capital, that was no-man's-land, and his fall from grace was swift.When personal tragedy accelerates his downward spiral, all that remains is his integrity, and it's the price of a fresh start. The disappearance of Senate Intelligence Committee aide Martin Green indicates a breach of national security. Senator Warren Young, the party's best chance to keep the White House, needs a credible report that the missing man was no spy. Barkley is required to oversee the investigation and deliver the "right" result.As the case progresses, the signs grow more troubling, and even an FBI agent isn't what she seems. The pursuit of Green leads across generations, a trail of deception and murder that began with a woman's fall from a Bronx rooftop almost fifty years earlier.Barkley's odyssey finally brings him to the door of a retired detective haunted by a case he never solved. Together, the two men seek justice -- and their own renewal. .; 1.3 x 8.9 x 6 Inches; 330 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Death Will Have Your Eyes  A Novel about Spies, Sallis, James
8 Sallis, James Death Will Have Your Eyes A Novel about Spies
New York St. Martin's Press 1997 0312155131 / 9780312155131 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.Sallis' Lew Griffin mysteries, although not widely known, are revered by many for their combination of New Orleans atmosphere and existential toughness. Both those qualities are present in this intriguing but overly introspective spy novel. David is a former CIA hit man, trained as part of an elite corps during the height of the cold war. Long retired from the agency and slowly constructing a human identity for himself, he is abruptly called back into action to track a former cohort turned rogue. What transpires is an elaborate cat-and-mouse car chase, moving to and fro across the American landscape and concluding in New Orleans. The real action, though, is internal, as David drives and broods, contemplating the spy's cypherlike lot. Much of this material is interesting enough, but the delicate balance between story, character, and idea is never quite right, leaving the reader impressed by the ingredients but slightly disappointed in the dish itself. Still, any Sallis novel belongs in all but the smallest mystery collections. Bill Ott, Book review Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; 8.30 X 5.70 X 0.80 inches; 256 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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