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CHRISTIE, Agatha.

Rare books by Agatha Christie, including first editions and signed first editions of Miss Marple, Poirot, Murder on the Orient Express, and The Murder of Roger Ackroyd. 

Agatha Christie (1890–1976) was the author of more than 70 detective novels, plays, and short stories, and the creator of the characters Poirot and Miss Marple. She began writing as a teenager and composed her first detective novel,The Mysterious Affair at Styles in 1916. Introducing the detective Poirot, it was published by The Bodley Head in the US in 1920 and in the UK in 1921, with the publisher requesting more novels that Christie was happy to provide.

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  1. The Mysterious Affair at Styles.
    First edition of Agatha Christie's first book, rare. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 100708

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  2. Murder on the Links.
    First edition, first impression. Christie's third novel and her scarcest. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 40371

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  3. Poirot Investigates.
    First edition, first impression of the first collection of short stories featuring Hercule Poirot. Learn More
    £4,750

    Stock Code: 99372

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  4. The Secret of Chimneys.
    First edition, first impression. Very scarce title in the original cloth. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 20314

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  5. The Road of Dreams.
    First and only edition, first impression, of her first book of poems, published at her own expense. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 94127

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  6. The Big Four.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 52020

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  7. Partners in Crime.
    First US edition, first printing. It was first published in the UK earlier the same year. Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 109678

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  8. Seven Dials Mystery.
    First US edition, first printing. Originally published in the UK in the same year. Learn More
    £1,100

    Stock Code: 20325

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  9. The Mysterious Affair at Styles. A Detective Story.
    An attractive 1920s reprint in the fantastic dust jacket. Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 78020

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  10. The Mysterious Mr. Quin.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,575

    Stock Code: 27137

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  11. Lord Edgware Dies.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 41213

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  12. The Hound of Death.
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Carlo, from Missus". From the library of Charlotte ("Carlo") Fisher (18951976), Christie's secretary and early amanuensis with whom Christie wrote several major early titles. The method was described by Christie in her autobiography: "Charlotte... Learn More
    £3,500

    Stock Code: 75776

    signed

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  13. Death in the Clouds.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 63134

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  14. Murder in Mesopotamia.
    First Edition, First Impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 27064

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  15. The Hound of Death.
    An early printing of the Crime Club edition, with integral title page (the first issue is denoted by a cancel title page). This book was first published by Odhams in 1933 as part of a promotion in association with the periodical "The Passing Show", after the Crime Club declined to do so. However, Collins later took over... Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 101023

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  16. Hercule Poirot's Christmas.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 79893

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  17. One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 100381

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  18. One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 80590

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  19. One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 63144

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  20. The Moving Finger.
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US in 1942. Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 80558

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