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Medieval Mysteries

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The Death of a King, Doherty, P. C.
1 Doherty, P. C. The Death of a King
NY St. Martin's Press 1985 0312186517 / 9780312186517 First American Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket; A wonderful medieval mystery featuring Royal Clerk Edmund Beche, who is investigating the seventeen-year-old murder of King Edward II. Usual library stamps and markings, jacket price-clipped and glued to endpapers, else a clean, tight copy. 
Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Time for the Death of a King, Dukthas, Ann; [P. C. Doherty]
2 Dukthas, Ann; [P. C. Doherty] A Time for the Death of a King
NY St. Martin's Press 1994 0312114397 / 9780312114398 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed. 
The first book in an historical mystery series written by author P. C. Doherty under his pseudonym Ann Dukthas. His immortal scholar-sleuth, Nicholas Segalla, investigates whether Mary, Queen of Scots murdered her philandering husband, Lord Darnley. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 226 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Poison for the Prince, Eyre, Elizabeth
3 Eyre, Elizabeth Poison for the Prince
NY Harcourt, Brace & Company 1993 0151725403 / 9780151725403 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Jacket art by Cheryl Griesbach and Stanley Martucci. The third mystery featuring Sigismondo, the courtier, mercenary and sleuth. ; 309 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Bone-Pedlar, Hamilton, Sylvian
4 Hamilton, Sylvian The Bone-Pedlar
London Orion 2000 0752832603 / 9780752832609 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Author-signed book plate on front free endpaper. The late author's first book, a medieval mystery set in a thirteenth century English monastery which produces a bestselling line of holy relics. Our story commences as the Hallowdene monks are boiling the bones of their former bishop. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Jacket very lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. Signed by Author
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 264 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Red Slayer: Being the Second of the Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan, Harding, Paul; Harding, Paul T. ; Doherty, P. C.
5 Harding, Paul; Harding, Paul T. ; Doherty, P. C. Red Slayer: Being the Second of the Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan
NY William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1992 0688125697 / 9780688125691 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed. 
Dominican monk Brother Athelstan helps the poor of 14th century London and helps the coroner investigate murder. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 283 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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A Mystery of Errors, Hawke, Simon
6 Hawke, Simon A Mystery of Errors
NY Forge 2000 0312873727 / 9780312873721 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A mystery in which the redoubtable William Shakespeare and his ostler buddy Smythe are swept up in a complicated knot of love and murder. The first installment in the Shakespeare & Smythe mystery series. Jacket scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. 
Shakespeare & Smythe Mystery; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Nicholas Feast:   A Gil Cunningham Murder Mystery, McIntosh, Pat
7 McIntosh, Pat The Nicholas Feast: A Gil Cunningham Murder Mystery
NT Carroll & Graf 2005 0786715707 / 9780786715701 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed. 
15th century professor Gil Cunningham attends the Glasgow University Arts Faculty feast, but a corpse in the coal house interrupts the jollity and he must ferret out the murderer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Falconer's Crusade, Morson, Ian
8 Morson, Ian Falconer's Crusade
NY St. Martin's Press 1995 0312117841 / 9780312117849 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket flaps glued to endpapers, large adhesive stain on front free endpaper. 
The first novel in the author's medieval mystery series featuring Oxford Regent Master William Falconer. Author photo on rear jacket flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 190 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Raven in the Foregate, Peters, Ellis
9 Peters, Ellis The Raven in the Foregate
London Macmillan 1986 0333407199 / 9780333407196 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by the late Edith Pargeter, using her pseudonym, Ellis Peters, on the title page. Pages toned. The twelfth novel in the bestselling Brother Cadfael historical mystery series, in which our hero, a 12th century English monk and herbalist, investigates the Christmas Day drowning of a detested priest in the abbey mill pool. Ev; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 80.00 USD
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The Holy Thief, Peters, Ellis; Pargeter, Edith
10 Peters, Ellis; Pargeter, Edith The Holy Thief
NY The Mysterious Press 1992 089296524x / 9780892965243 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The nineteenth novel in Peters' excellent Brother Cadfael mystery series, featuring the 12th century herbalist and monk. Jacket art by Bascove. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Jacket lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight and bright copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Potter's Field, Peters, Ellis; Pargeter, Edith
11 Peters, Ellis; Pargeter, Edith The Potter's Field
NY The Mysterious Press 1990 0892964197 / 9780892964192 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The seventeenth novel in Peters' excellent Brother Cadfael mystery series, featuring the 12th century herbalist and monk. Jacket art by Bascove. Author photo on rear jacket flap. Jacket lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight and bright copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Knaves Templar, Tourney, Leonard
12 Tourney, Leonard Knaves Templar
NY St. Martin's Press 1991 0312049617 / 9780312049614 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; England's Queen Elizabeth I calls on her favorite sleuth-spy duo clothier and County Constable Matthew Stock and his wife Joan to solve the multiple murders of law students of Temple Bar. Jacket art by Lars Hokanson. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The sixth Matthew Stock mystery. Jacket lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Old Saxon Blood, Tourney, Leonard
13 Tourney, Leonard Old Saxon Blood
NY St. Martin's Press 1988 0312017995 / 9780312017996 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; The fifth Matthew and John Stock novel in which Matthew, clothier and constable and his able and shrewd wife Joan, assist England's Queen Elizabeth I in solving the mysterious demise of the soldier father of one of the queen's maids. Jacket art by Lars Hokenson. Jacket tattered, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Poisoned Serpent, Wolf, Joan
14 Wolf, Joan The Poisoned Serpent
NY Harpercollins 2000 0060192399 / 9780060192396 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The author's second medieval mystery, set in twelfth century England, involving murder and aristocratic jockeying among the Norman earls. Remainder mark on page bottoms, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 285 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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