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LET US PREY. By Gerald Hammond.

(1990) 1991 1st US edition. 8vo (143 x 215mm). Pp157. Not illustrated. Black boards, spine titled in gilt. Cloth and inside of dust-wrapper slightly stained, smells a little musty. Good copy in dust-wrapper. A Keith Calder mystery. "Set, as always, among the colourful, craggy Scottish Highlands Gerald Hammond knows so well, the latest Keith Calder mystery features (and is narrated by) legal solicitor Ralph Enterkin, who is called to the scene of a gamekeeper's death. What initially appears to be a deadly poisoning soon takes on an even darker aspect, though, when a series of strange and suggestive facts are slowly unearthed; and the plot takes a sharp turn as a cruel scheme to frame the keeper's employee, Alec Deeley, is masterfully revealed by the Calder / Enterkin team. .in Let us Prey [Gerald Hammond] once again combines his formidable knowledge of gun lore and rich palette of Highlander personality with plotting of the first order, adding to the Keith Calder series yet another ripping read." .

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Saving Grace

bestens erhalten mit geringsten Gebrauchsspuren, sichtlich kaum geblättert Sprache: Englisch 650 gr.

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small on the thames.

hb, good cond.dustcover. 20/03/2015

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A NATURALIST GOES FISHING: CASTING IN FRAGILE WATERS FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO TO NEW ZEALAND'S SOUTH ISLAND. By James McClintock.

2015 1st edition. 8vo (160 x 242mm). Ppiv,268. B/w illustrations by Annabelle DeCamillis. Blue-green paper-covered boards, spine titled in gilt. Fine new copy in dust-wrapper. "In this far-flung account, James McClintock takes readers to some of the most breathtaking waters the world has to offer while capturing the drama and serendipity in the beloved sport of fishing. He and his fishing buddies and professional guides fish off the marshy barrier islands of Louisiana, teeming with life but also ravaged by recent disasters like the Deepwater Horizon spill. He travels to the remote waters of New Zealand's Stewart Island, where recreational and commercial hand-line fishing for blue cod is sustainable; fishes for gigantic Antarctic toothfish through a drilled ice hole at McMurdo Station; and scouts for spotted bass on Alabama's Cahaba River, which has the highest diversity of freshwater fish in North America. As he takes this global journey, he shows how sea-level rise, rapid warming, ocean acidification, erosion, pollution, and overfishing each threaten the fish and their habitats." "A veteran scientist and adventurer, Jim McClintock writes with passion and knowledge of his love of fishing within some of the most beautiful yet threatened waterways on Earth. He issues a stark reminder of what's at stake if we fail to replace fossil fuels with clean energy sources." (Robert Redford). "Like all the best nonfiction, A Naturalist Goes Fishing is at once intimate and global. James McClintock shares with readers his immense knowledge of - and deep love for - the world's increasingly threatened waters." (Elizabeth Kolbert). Chapters include:- Chandeleur Islands - Redfish; Manitoba - Lake trout; Cahaba River - Spotted bass; Gulf of Mexico - Yellowfin tuna; Antarctica - Toothfish; New Zealand - Rainbow trout; Bahamas - Bonefish; Costa Rica - Tarpon; France - Anchovies; Fishing for solutions. (Previous price £19.95).

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The New York Times Holiday Spirit Crosswords

Softcover. Publisher overstock, may contain remainder mark on edge, may contain dents, scratches, and/or various other cosmetic issues.

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IN CAMERA. By Gerald Hammond.

(1991) 1992 1st US reprint. 8vo (140 x 214mm). Pp156. Not illustrated. Blue boards, spine titled in gilt. Slightly musty. Good-plus in used dust-wrapper with small closed tear. A Keith Calder mystery. The gunsmith hero, based in Scotland, investigates crimes - filled with gun lore. "In Camera finds Calder, during a slow summer at the gunshop, interviewing a new job candidate. But when a series of questions about the applicant's references reveals a sinister tale suggesting nothing less than an assassination plot, Calder is met with a case whose repercussions may reach far beyond rural Newton Lauder." .

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ENVY OF ANGELS Matt Wallace Taschenbuch Paperback Englisch 2015

Taschenbuch In New York, eating out can be hell. Everyone loves a well catered event and the supernatural community is no different.

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Humans of New York: Stories

Very Good: a copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.

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ENVY OF ANGELS | Matt Wallace | 2015 | englisch | NEU

gefunden in Kategorie: Belletristik

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A Very New York Christmas

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