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1 Osborne, Richard Basic Instinct
This book is based on the movie of the same title. This chilling story begins at the murder scene of an ex-rock star, found stabbed to death in his bed. The prime suspect is his lover, Catherine Tramell. She is a novelist whose latest book concerns a former rock star whose girlfriend ties him to a bed and kills him with an ice pick. San Francisco police detective Nick Curran must find out if someone is trying to frame Tramell of if she concocted the perfect alibi. Taken in by her cool sophistication and the mind games she torments him with, Nick falls under her spell. But will his obsession to outwit her get him killed? And what about his family? The bottom spine is bent in, no other faults to the book. The jacket has several small tears and chips on the top and bottom edges. There is a 1/2" tear on the front bottom which folds up and comes to a 1/2" at the spine. The bottom back also has a 1/2" tear. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Penguin Books
New York, 1992, First Edition
Hardcover, Cloth
Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Price: 6.44 USD
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2 Roth, Philip Portnoy's Complaint
Spine is tight. Dark blue cover with slight wear at both ends of spine and one corner. Inside front cover and first page have address stickers of prior owner. 274 pages, no tears or marks noted. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Random House
Near Fine with no dust jacket

Price: 5.06 USD
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3 Weaver, Michael Impulse
0446516112 / 9780446516112; This is the author's debut novel. Impulse begins with a single, shattering act of violence against a nationally renowned columnist and his wife, a social worker, while on vacation. A hiker emerges from the woods, and charms the couple into inviting him into their vacation home. Once inside he pulls a gun. From this act the story flies - horror, terrifying new crimes, the hitchhikers need to telephone his first victim with psychosexual confessions and give warnings of his next victim. The price is not clipped. 449 pages, clean with no tears. The former owner's name is written on the front endpaper. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Warner Books
New York, 1993, First Edition
Fine in Fine dust jacket

Price: 6.44 USD
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