In the Queens' Parlor and Other Leaves from the Editors' Notebook.

QUEEN, Ellery.

Published by Simon and Schuster, 1957
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ix, 195 [1] pp. 8vo, publisher's cloth-backed boards. First edition. A fine copy in a jacket with slight use at extremities. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: In the Queens' Parlor and Other Leaves from ...
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Publication Date: 1957

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Queen, Ellery (pen name used by Frederic Dannay and Manfred B. Lee)
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Book Description Simon and Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # GB0000CJULCI5N10

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Queen, Ellery (pen name used by Frederic Dannay and Manfred B. Lee)
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Book Description Simon and Schuster. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Ex-Library copy with typical library marks and stamps. Dust jacket in acceptable condition. Cover and binding are worn but intact. A reading copy in fair condition. Seller Inventory # 1313950585

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Queen, Ellery
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Book Description Biblo and Tannen., New York, 1969. 195 pp. with index. 8vo. "The book contains fifty pieces that touch on nearly every aspect of mystery lore." (from the dust jacket). Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight. Text is clean with no internal markings. Just a touch of dust soil to top edge. Jacket spine lightly faded. Tear at bottom of rear panel. Light edge rubbing. Price intact on front flap. Hardcover in full purple cloth boards with gilt titles on the spine. Seller Inventory # 17585

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Book Description Simon and Schuster, New York, 1957. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition.. Hardback with dust-wrapper. 195pp. Some wear to d/w, spine slightly faded. A little wear of extremities. Private ownership. Firm binding, a decent copy. (AR4). Seller Inventory # AR4WHRD119K

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Queen, Ellery
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Book Description Simon and Schuster, NY, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 198 page hardcover reading copy - not a collector copy - containing 50 pieces about detective story lore. Dust jacket is frayed, worn and chipped, and has spots of dampstaining - but complete. Cloth and board exterior is good condition. Stated 1st Printing. Interior is unmarked, tight and clean. Photo of Frederic Dannay and Manfred B. Lee (the team known as Ellery Queen) on dust jacket rear. Size: 6 x 8 1/2. Seller Inventory # 534557

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QUEEN, Ellery
Published by Biblo and Tannen (New York) 1969 edition thus. (1969)
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Book Description Biblo and Tannen (New York) 1969 edition thus., 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 195 pages. 6 1/8" x 9 1/8" hardcover. Anthology of 50 essays "that touch on every aspect of Mystery story lore". Bound in original purple cloth with gilt lettering on spine in the original dust jacket. CONDITION: One tiny chip off top of spine panel, o/w a clean Fine copy in a Near Fine DJ. #006706 Price: $15.00 (Please e-mail to confirm availability and correct postage before ordering.). Seller Inventory # 006706

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QUEEN, ELLERY
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Book Description Biblio and Tannen, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. Repinted Edition. Type: Book 195 pp., purple cloth bdg. with gilt-stamped spine. Fascinating book that contains fifty pieces that touch on every aspect of mystery lore: Where do detective story writers get their ideas? Who was the 1st female detective? How are pseudonyms picked? How are fictional detectives named? etc. Absolutely FINE copy with DJ(very slight scuffing edges spine & corners, tiny closed tear and chip top corners)Please contact us directly for a full description. Photo scan available upon request.Please contact us directly for a full description. Photo scan available upon request. Books sold to the USA are shipped USPS out of Champlain NY. Seller Inventory # 791H

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Queen, Ellery (pen name used by Frederic Dannay and Manfred B. Lee)
Published by Simon and Schuster, New York (1957)
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Book Description Simon and Schuster, New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good Only. First Edition. (ix) 195 pp. Quarter-bound in gray cloth on gray and white patterned boards; Ellery Queen's facsimile signature in gilt on the front panel; decorated in red and gilt on the spine; gray and white patterned endpapers; headband; red upper edge. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with some nicks and chips and associated creasing around the edges; price intact; some darkening around the edges; no interior markings. This collection of anecdotes, personal reminiscences and reflections is the best kind of inside shop talk - authoritative, charming, witty, and altogether beguiling. The book contains fifty pieces that touch on nearly every aspect of mystery story lore: Sell the $500 Watch for $1; The Great O E Theory; The Gooseberry Lay; With the Author's Compliments: Evolution of a Bibliomaniac; It Reveals Much About the Man; The Crown Jewels of Detectivedom; Badge of Merit; Something Rich and Strange; And So in Literature; In the Queens' Parlor: Wonders Never Cease, Taking the Im Out of Impossible, Eco and Nomics; All the Rice in Craigland; Spinning Wheel of the Mind; Quinquennium; She Is Not Entirely a Sphinx: The First Female Detective, The First Detective Family; The Sex Life of a Gentleman Detective; New Wrinkle on the Old Walnut; On the Threshold of Perception; Swatting an Imaginary Fly; How to Pick a Pseudonym: From Names and Words to Sounds, The Alphabetical Method, The Geographical Method, The Origin of Ellery Queen; Thud and Blunder; Blessed With a Passionate Curiosity; Thinker to Levers to Trance; The Essence of the Detective Story; A Ghost Haunting America; A Plea for Editors; Desert Island Reading: Impromptu Anthology, The Golden Dozen, Large Economy Size, Seed of Democracy; A Far Cry From Julius Africanus; Service to Humanity; All the Characters Have Shrunken Heads; Joy in the Night; Cat Out of the Bag; Visiting Ferretman; Flora and Fauna: Horticultural Note, Zoological Note; Creme du Crime; Under Your Skin; Report from the Bottom of the World; Who Shall Ever Forget; Never Grow Stale; Two Box Scores; English and American; Le Nom Juste; Anatomy of Titles: Shock of Recognition, One Man's Poison, Not Always the Best; Over the Borderline; Poe-tic License; The Quality of Greatness; For Auld Lang Syne; Detectives Are the Doctors; More Compliments of the Author: Evolution of a Compleat Book Collector, Their Wonders To Perform, In the Realm of Conjecture; High Sherloctane; or, Having Fun with Words; On Their Mental Toes; How Detective Stories Are Born; and Penguin Rampant. Ellery Queen quickly became an American institution, from the first book in 1929, The Roman Hat Mystery. The Ellery Queen stories to caught on and spread to other media. A radio show started in 1939 and ran until 1948. On TV, Ellery Queen began in 1950 and survived an assortment of incarnations until 1975/1976 with the series starring Jim Hutton, David Wayne, Tom Reese, John Hillerman and many others. As for movies, the first one was in 1935 with Donald Cook as Ellery Queen. The bulk of the movies, though, were made during the 1940s with Ralph Bellamy in the lead role, although William Gargan played the role a couple of times. And then there was the Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, launched in 1941 and still going. As well, there were the comic books and graphic novels, the board games and jigsaw puzzles. and the theatre, with an assortment of awards being won along the way, including the Grand Master Edgar Award. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 210472

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Queen, Ellery
Published by London: Gollancz, 1957 (1957)
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Book Description London: Gollancz, 1957, 1957. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Thus. 'a book of delightful table-talk, by an expert in the lore of his subjeckt, about matters pertaining thereto.' Wonderful trivia for crime fiction buffs. Book has old price 40c written in the dustjacket else a very nice copy in yellow paper wrapper. 195pp Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 4735

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QUEEN, Ellery.
Published by Biblo and Tannen, New York. 1969. Reprint. (1969)
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Book Description Biblo and Tannen, New York. 1969. Reprint., 1969. 8vo, 195pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 80971

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