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Mr. Fortune Wonders

By: Bailey, H.C

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City , N.Y, Doubleday: 1933

Edition: Crime Club Inc. First Thus Stated.

Seller ID: 009719

Condition: Good


324 roughtcut pp. Black cloth with red silhouettes. Spine cloth has 3-in slit from bottom, corners bumped, joints split, but binding still fairly strong. Half-title page hanging, rest of text block OK. No markings. Collection of 8 short stories featuring detective Reggie Wonder. Spine and title page carry Crime Club logo. Size: 8vo 8.25 in. View more info

Mr. Fortune Speaking

By: Bailey, H.C

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1931

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009421

Condition: Good +


320 pp. pebbled orange leatherette, with black semi-circle accents. Fraying along bottom edge and spine edge and mid-section. Spine faded. Light toning of text. Text and endpapers clean., Rubbed spots on rear cover. Binding still firm. Size: 7.5 In Tall View more info

The Great Game

By: Bailey, H.C

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Doran: 1939

Edition: Crime Club Inc. First Thus Stated.

Seller ID: 009385

Condition: Very Good


309 pp., edges rubbed, corners bumped. Quarter-sized rubbing on corner of rear cover. Light foxing of rear end paper. Text clean, still fairly bright. Binding firm. Cubist style Crime Club gunman logo on front cover and spine. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

The Apprehensive Dog

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1942

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 010169

Condition: Good


294 pp. Jacket rubbed along spine corner, pasted to faded scarlet boards. Stampings from Ideal Readers Library in Philadelpia. End page following p. 294 is excised. Published for Crime Club wth CC logo. In this Reggie Fortune novel, the doctor finds a nervous black spaniel can help him solve a woman's mysterious death in the village of Marstow, UK. End papers browned. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

Mr. Fortune Finds a Pig

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City , N.Y, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1943

Edition: First U.S Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 010205

Condition: Very Good +


269 pp. Light soil to spine and edges, light rubbing along jacket spien edge. Mylar protector. Pencilled price on endpaper, no other markings. A Crime Club selection, price clipped on jacket. Jacket flap has war bonds ad, and introductory page says printing complied with wartime restrictions. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in. View more info

Mr. Fortune's Practice

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1924

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 009758

Condition: Fair


246 pp. Most of spine cloth gone, rubbing on edges and covers near spine. Text is good and joints sastisfactory although front joint is starting to crack. A deeply discounted scarce H.C. Bailey first edition. View more info

Mr. Fortune Wonders

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City , N.Y, Doubleday, Doran: 1933

Edition: First US Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009765

Condition: Very Good


324 pp. Firm, light bumping to spine edges. Text and endpapers clean. Red silhouette illustration on black cloth, red drawing on endpaper, illustrated dividers between stories. A collection of 8 Reggie Fortune short stories. Crime Club selection with corpse logo on spine. Size: 8vo -- 8 in High View more info

The Cat's Whisker: A Reggie Fortune Novel

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday, Doran: 1944

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009560

Condition: Very Good


223 pp. Corners rubbed, bumped. Text clean. Spine lightly slanted. Dust jacket in mylar protector mentions wartime conservation compliance. Text clean.Foxing strip on endpaper. Part of Crime Club series. Detetive Reggie investigates murder, fire, bombing and ill will toward US troops stationed in Englanc. Size: 8vo -- 7.75 in Tall View more info

Meet Mr. Fortune: A Reggie Fortune Omnibus

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Book League of America: 1942

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010326

Condition: Very Good


546 pp. Light edgewear on red cloth, some foxing on endpapers, minor chipping. Mylar protector, previous owner's stamping on both front endpapers. Text clean. A collection of Reggie Fortune stories, including the novella "The Bishop's Game," (189 pp) and 12 shorter tales. "Mr. Fortune" introduces the doctor-turned-detective and describes his methods. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

This is Mr. Fortune

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Crime Club Inc. (Doubleday, Doran): 1938

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 009925

Condition: Fair


279 pp. Lower half of spine cloth missing. Soil and 3 small rubbed spots on front board, larger rubbed area on rear board. Spine slant. Endpapers foxed. Text clean. Binding still sturdy. Pencil notes on endpaper. Collection of 6 Mr. Fortune short stories compiled for Crime Club Inc. CC corpse logo on front board. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall View more info

Dead Man's Effects

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald & Co. Ltd: 0

Seller ID: 503003977

Condition: Good


Spine cocked, some spine and edge rubbing of black cloth. Text clean. Faint pencil on endpaper with previous price. Front hinge cracked. No publication date but War Economy Standard logo indicates 1940s. Leaf for PP. 15-16, loose, laid in. View more info

Shadow on the Wall

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Modern Publishing:

Seller ID: 010301

Condition: Good


184 pp., 29 chapters. Red cloth lightly faded along top edge of front board. Boards lightly bowed, dampness spotting on lower right corner of board and 3 preliminary pages.Corners bumped. ight scuffing on rear board. Light foxing on end papers. Text clean. Size: 8mo -- 8 in Tall View more info

Save a Rope

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Co.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503004095

Condition: Fair


Heavy rubbing of black cloth on boards, some areas threadbare, tears and heavy rubbing on spine, but binding still secure. Scuffed area on front pasted endpaper. Text tanned. Pencil note on front endpaper expresses displeasure with the book. A Reggie Fortune mystery, part of the Crime Club series. Lacks dust jacket, but a flap is taped to inside rear cover. View more info

A Clue for Mr. Fortune: Reggie at His Best

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Crime Club Inc. (Doubleday, Doran): 1936

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009860

Condition: Fair


301 pp. First edition stated. ABout one-third of green cloth missing from spine backing. Rubbing along board edges. Corners rubbed. Crime Club corpse logo on spine. Endpapers browned. Text bright and clean. No marking. Binding firm. Size: 8vo -- 7.8 In Tall View more info

Case for Mr. Fortune

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 503003914

Condition: Good


Spine slant, corners bumped. Red inset against black boards. Collection of Reggie Fortune detective stories. Crime Club logo on spine. Text and endpapers clean, no markings. View more info

The Cat's Whisker and Alarum and Excursion (Double Novel)

By: Bailey, H.C. And Perdue, Virginia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City , N.Y, Doubleday, Doran and Co.: 1945

Edition: Book Club.

Seller ID: 009991

Condition: Very Good


A Crime Club selection: Two novels in single volume. "The Cat's Whisker" by Bailey, a Reggie Fortune Novel, 222 pp., and Perdue's Alarum and Exursion, 187 pp. Both very good, light scuffing on rear burgundy cover, spine partly faded but titles still legible. Text clean, binding firm. Corners lightly bumped. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall. View more info