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9781783295388 | Titan Books, February 2, 2016, cover price $12.95
9780312301057 | Griffin, August 1, 2001, cover price $22.99

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Product Description: NEW YORK CITY, 1935. NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST EXTRAORDINAIRE ALEXANDER BRASS NEEDS A STORY...It all begins when a furtive tipster promises an explosive story and gives Morgan DeWitt—assistant to New York World celebrity newsman Alexander Brass—an envelope filled with photographs of the most compromising nature...read more

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9780312152284 | St Martins Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In 1935, a mysterious man offers Alexander Brass photographs of prominent people engaged in questionable activities, but when the stranger turns up dead in the offices of an anti-Nazi group, Brass is drawn into something far more sinister than blackmail.

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9781783295364 | Titan Books, November 17, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: NEW YORK CITY, 1935.

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Product Description: London has been shocked by a series of violent murders. The victims are all aristocrats, found inside locked rooms, killed in an identical manner. Suspecting an international plot, the government calls in the services of Sherlock Holmes...read more

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9781444822304 | Large print edition (Linford, December 1, 2014), cover price $20.99 | About this edition: London has been shocked by a series of violent murders.

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Product Description: In London, 1892, a well-guarded young nobleman goes missing under distressing circumstances. The nobleman, one Baron Renfrew, is actually Prince Albert Victor, eldest grandson of Queen Victoria. He disappeared while he was visiting a house of ill repute, with bodyguards both inside and outside the building―with his inside bodyguard rendered unconscious and the trussed-up corpse of a brutally murdered young woman left behind...read more

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9780312365455 | Minotaur Books, February 4, 2014, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: In London, 1892, a well-guarded young nobleman goes missing under distressing circumstances.

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Product Description: Professor Moriarty, erstwhile Mathematics professor, is not 'the greatest rogue unhanged' that Sherlock Holmes would have one believe, but rather an amoral genius - and the only man Holmes has ever been bested by. THE INFERNAL DEVICE takes Professor Moriarty from London to Stamboul to Moscow and back, Sherlock Holmes close on his tail, until they both join forces to pursue and capture a man more devious and more dangerous than either of them has ever faced before...read more

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9781444817980 | Large print edition (Linford, December 1, 2013), cover price $20.99 | About this edition: Professor Moriarty, erstwhile Mathematics professor, is not 'the greatest rogue unhanged' that Sherlock Holmes would have one believe, but rather an amoral genius - and the only man Holmes has ever been bested by.

Product Description: Professor James Moriarty stands alone as the particular nemesis of Sherlock Holmes. But just how evil was he? Here are four ingenious stories, all exploring an alternate possibility: that Moriarty wasn't really a villain at all. But why, then, did Holmes describe Moriarty as 'the greatest schemer of all time', and 'the Napoleon of crime'? Holmes could never CATCH Moriarty in any of his imagined schemes - which only reinforced his conviction that the professor was, indeed, an evil genius...read more

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9781444815450 | Una rep edition (Linford, May 1, 2013), cover price $20.99 | About this edition: Professor James Moriarty stands alone as the particular nemesis of Sherlock Holmes.

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Product Description: It's a Mystery to Me is a book every fledgling writer of crime stories should read and study. It's packed with the kind of practical advice, incisively and wittily presented, that only a seasoned professional can provide. Kudos to Michael Kurland for a masterful how-to-dunnit...read more

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9781479277537 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 21, 2012, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: It's a Mystery to Me is a book every fledgling writer of crime stories should read and study.

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Product Description: In ancient Rome, Marcus Fabius Quintilianus was a real barrister, honoured for being a teacher, rhetorician, jurist and a crime solver... In these three stories Quintilian, a character who is based on this early detective, chronicles some of the eminent man's cases...read more

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9781444812565 | Lrg una edition (Linford, September 1, 2012), cover price $20.99 | About this edition: In ancient Rome, Marcus Fabius Quintilianus was a real barrister, honoured for being a teacher, rhetorician, jurist and a crime solver.

When a shipment of gold aboard the cargo ship The Empress of India mysteriously vanishes, Sherlock Holmes is called in to uncover the truth about the seemingly impossible theft, while Professor Moriarty, takes it upon himself to locate the gold.

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9780312291440 | Minotaur Books, February 7, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: When a shipment of gold aboard the cargo ship The Empress of India mysteriously vanishes, Sherlock Holmes is called in to uncover the truth about the seemingly impossible theft, while Professor Moriarty, takes it upon himself to locate the gold.

Miscellaneous:

9781429906265 | 1 edition (Minotaur Books, April 1, 2010), cover price $11.99

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Product Description: A compelling volume of original tales concerning Sherlock Holmes' legendary time in America With an introduction by Leslie S. Klinger, editor and compiler of all three volumes of the Annotated Sherlock Holmes, this collection of ten original stories brings light to one of the least examined periods in the life of the great detective―his time in the former colonies, the United States...read more
By Michael Kurland (editor)

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9780312378462 | Minotaur Books, February 2, 2010, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A compelling volume of original tales concerning Sherlock Holmes' legendary time in America With an introduction by Leslie S.

Miscellaneous:

9781429953870 | 1 edition (Minotaur Books, February 2, 2010), cover price $12.99

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Product Description: The rise of scientific thinking in finding, catching, and convicting criminals―and, just as important, freeing the innocent―has transformed society's assault on crime. Before scientific detective work, early attempts to maintain public safety relied on the severity of punishment rather than any probability of apprehension...read more

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9781566638036 | 1 edition (Ivan R Dee, November 13, 2009), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The rise of scientific thinking in finding, catching, and convicting criminals―and, just as important, freeing the innocent―has transformed society's assault on crime.

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An anthology of original stories follows the period between 1891 and 1894 during which Sherlock Holmes was presumed dead after a struggle with nemesis James Moriarty and experienced a series of adventures, in a collection that includes contributions by such writers as Peter Beagle, Rhys Bowen, and Bill Pronzini. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.
By Michael Kurland (editor)

Hardcover:

9780312315139 | Minotaur Books, November 5, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Collects original stories set in the period between 1891 and 1894 when Sherlock Holmes was presumed dead after a struggle with nemesis James Moriarty, and includes contributions by such writers as Peter Beagle, Rhys Bowen, and Bill Pronzini.

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9780312351564 | Reprint edition (Griffin, January 24, 2006), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: An anthology of original stories follows the period between 1891 and 1894 during which Sherlock Holmes was presumed dead after a struggle with nemesis James Moriarty and experienced a series of adventures, in a collection that includes contributions by such writers as Peter Beagle, Rhys Bowen, and Bill Pronzini.

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A collection of original Sherlock Holmes stories, each told from the perspective of a classic side character, follows the untold tales of encounters with Fu Manchu, the Baker Street Irregulars, Dr. Moriarity, Irene Adler, and Mycroft Holmes, in tales by Barbara Hambly, Peter Tremayne, and others. Reprint.
By Michael Kurland (editor)

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9780312280932 | Minotaur Books, January 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of original Sherlock Holmes stories, each told from the perspective of a classic side character, offers tales by Barbara Hambly, Peter Tremayne, Mel Gilden, and other notable writers.

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9780312325954 | Reprint edition (Minotaur Books, January 22, 2004), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: A collection of original Sherlock Holmes stories, each told from the perspective of a classic side character, offers tales by Barbara Hambly, Peter Tremayne, Mel Gilden, and other notable writers.

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Criminal mastermind Professor James Moriarty matches wits with an even more diabolical adversary when he is drawn into a deadly conspiracy in which a mysterious cabal threatens to use a series of high-level assassinations to destabilize Europe. By the author of A Plague of Spies. Reprint.

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9780312208912 | Minotaur Books, August 1, 2001, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Criminal mastermind Professor James Moriarty matches wits with a diabolical adversary when he is drawn into a conspiracy in which a mysterious cabal threatens to use a series of high-level assassinations to destabilize Europe.

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9780312305055 | Reprint edition (Minotaur Books, February 1, 2003), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Criminal mastermind Professor James Moriarty matches wits with a diabolical adversary when he is drawn into a conspiracy in which a mysterious cabal threatens to use a series of high-level assassinations to destabilize Europe.

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Product Description: Michael Kurland's 'The Unicorn Girl' is a novel about a magical world, half-mystical, half-historic, half-imaginary. Three halves, you ask, isn't that impossible? Of course it it. That's why it's magical. It is a lost world, too, a lost world called The Sixties...read more

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9781587154201 | Wildside Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Michael Kurland's 'The Unicorn Girl' is a novel about a magical world, half-mystical, half-historic, half-imaginary.

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Product Description: Two socially prominent people—a man and a woman—are found murdered. Her estranged husband is accused of the crime and indicted. But the real drama is only just beginning…. For sheer human interest, nothing else in real life equals a good murder trial...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780785815327, titled "How to Try a Murder: The Handbook for Armchair Lawyers" | Castle, April 1, 2002, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Two socially prominent people—a man and a woman—are found murdered.

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9780028612911 | Macmillan General Reference, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Uses a fictional narrative and real-life stories to illustrate every step of a murder trial

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Professor Moriarity is forced into a dangerousl alliance with his nemesis Sherlock Holmes by a plot against the British throne in The Infernal Device, and a serial killer stalking the English aristocracy leads Professor Moriarity to take on the unfamiliar role of sleuth in Death by Gaslight, in two mystery novels. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780312252731 | 1 edition (Minotaur Books, July 1, 2001), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories focuses on Professor Moriarity, including 'The Infernal Device' in which the professor is forced into a dangerous alliance with his nemesis Sherlock Holmes.

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Offers clues to deciphering popular mysteries, puzzles, and myths, including UFOs, the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, Lizzie Borden, and the Sam Sheppard trial. (view table of contents)

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9780028638430 | Alpha Books, June 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers clues to deciphering popular mysteries, puzzles, and myths, including UFOs, the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, Lizzie Borden, and the Sam Sheppard trial.

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A simple instructional handbook explains how to teach the brain memory system functions, providing numerous ways--from mnemonic devices to vitamin supplements--that actually work to stimulate the brain and increase recall. Original.

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9780028629490 | Alpha Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A guide to maximizing memory explores the mechanics of memory, visualization and mnemomic techniques, beneficial nutritional supplements, and lifestyle changes that will boost the brain's supply of oxygen

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Surveys radio signals, UFO sightings, and alien abductions while pondering the probability of life on other planets and exploring the depiction of aliens in popular culture

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9780028623870 | Alpha Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Surveys radio signals, UFO sightings, and alien abductions while pondering the probability of life on other planets and exploring the depiction of aliens in popular culture

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Thirties radio personality Alexander Brass and his assistant, Morgan Dewitt, are looking into the mysterious disappearance of a colorful Broadway character, when a simple missing person case turns into murder, and they must avoid becoming the next victims.

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9780312181048 | St Martins Pr, June 15, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Thirties radio personality Alexander Brass and his assistant, Morgan Dewitt, are looking into the mysterious disappearance of a colorful Broadway character, when a simple missing person case turns into murder, and they must avoid becoming the next victims

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Revealing how contemporary investigators solve complicated crimes with seemingly sketchy evidence, a behind-the-scenes look at a forensic crime lab discusses such modern techniques as DNA analysis, ballistics, blood samples, and psychopathology. Original.

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9780028604107 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, August 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Provides a behind-the-scenes look at a forensic crime lab, discussing such topics as DNA analysis, ballistics, blood samples, and psychopathology

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Contains profiles of more than five hundred lawmen, con artists, and criminals, photographs of criminals and crime scenes, and entries on such topics as kidnapping, the Miranda law, and capital punishment

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9780671850111 | Macmillan General Reference, January 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Contains profiles of more than five hundred lawmen, con artists, and criminals, photographs of criminals and crime scenes, and entries on such topics as kidnapping, the Miranda law, and capital punishment

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9780671850326 | Macmillan General Reference, January 1, 1994, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Contains profiles of more than five hundred lawmen, con artists, and criminals, photographs of criminals and crime scenes, and entries on such topics as kidnapping, the Miranda law, and capital punishment

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A little girl, Button Gramm, witnesses an unspeakable horror when she sees her parents shot and killed, and she grows up to discover her evil past and begin her own killing spree

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9780515102956 | Jove Pubns, February 1, 1990, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A little girl, Button Gramm, witnesses an unspeakable horror when she sees her parents shot and killed, and she grows up to discover her evil past and begin her own killing spree

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