The second blistering Elvis Cole novel from the bestselling author of THE FIRST RULE. Bradley Warren had lost something very valuable, something that belonged to someone else: a rare thirteenth-century Japanese manuscript called the Hagakure. Everything PI Elvis Cole knew about Japanese culture he'd learned from reading SHOGUN, but he knew a lot ...
The second blistering Elvis Cole novel from the bestselling author of THE FIRST RULE. Bradley Warren had lost something very valuable, something that belonged to someone else: a rare thirteenth-century Japanese manuscript called the Hagakure. Everything PI Elvis Cole knew about Japanese culture he'd learned from reading SHOGUN, but he knew a lot of crooks - and what he didn't know, his sidekick Joe Pike did. Together, Cole and Pike begin their search in L.A.'s Little Tokyo, the nest of the notorious Japanese mafia, the Yakuza - and find themselves caught up in a white-knuckled adventure filled with madness, murder and sexual obsession. Just another day's work for Elvis Cole...
Good in good dust jacket. UK hardback first impression. VG-with a spine slant and a date in red ink to ffep. The jacket is Good with a little spine fade, and a small crease to front flap corner. Piatkus 1990. " "
Very Good in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author First printing of the second Elvis Cole novel. Joe Pike joins Elvis when his search for a valuable stolen Japanese manuscript puts him in conflict with the Japanese mafia. Gently bumped and rubbed with light foxing to the end papers and edges of the text block. Jacket lightly rubbed, flaps a bit tanned, in mylar. Signed, without inscription, by Crais on the title page. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall.
Very Good in Near Fine jacket. Hardback. Signed by Author Signed by author on half title page. The title page is missing but the dustwrapper suggests that this is a 1st edition as there is Advance Praise blurb on the the rear panel. £11.95 price on dustwrapper. Book leans and there is a small mark and thinning to top left rear blank endpaper.
Fine in J Fine jacket. 1st/1st, SIGNED on title page by author, appears to be unread. Book is square and solid, and DJ is shiny and protected by a mylar Brodart cover. You'll throw on wraparound shades and tattoo red arrows on your deltoids in a fit of glee when this book arrives at your door!
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