What’s New Here at Bren-Books.com — December 2014

Two Signed Autobiographies

Pavarotti: My Own Story 1981 Doubleday First/First **BOLDLY SIGNED & DATED** on the ffep. Book Condition: Very Good+ Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+, with only a price clip

Pavorotti

 

 

 

 

Arthur Ashe: Portrait in Motion 1975 Houghton Mifflin 1st Edition. **SIGNED & INSCRIBED** Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition.

Arthur Ashe

 

 

 

 

Two Vintage Mysteries

The Deep Blue Good-by by John MacDonald 1975 J.B. Lippincott 1st Edition. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. This is a 1st edition printing of a very early Travis McGee mystery.

The Deep Blue Good-By copy

 

 

 

 

Crows Can’t Count, by AA. Fair (Erle Stanley Gardner) 1946 William Morrow and Company. 1st Edition Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. This is an early Gardner mystery, written as A A Fair.

Crows Can't Quit DJ

 

Remembering P.D. James, the “Queen of Crime”

Phyllis Dorothy James White “was one of those rare authors whose work stood up to the inevitable and usually invidious comparisons with classic authors of the detective genre, like Agatha Christie, Dorothy L. Sayers and Margery Allingham.”

(NY Times Obituary

Bren-Books.com has a wide selection of Ms. James works, including signatures on many of her works.

Unnatural Causes PD James DJ Signed Card on Title Page

Unnatural Causes
1967 Scribner’s TRUE FIRST AMERICAN Edition in FINE/FINE condition. A gorgeous unmarked copy with a **SIGNED** Card laid in. Her 3rd mystery!

The Children of Men PD James Signature

The Children of Men

1992 Knopf First American Edition **SIGNED** on the title page. A near MINT copy in Fine/Fine condition.