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A Long Walk to Wimbledon - HRF Keating
1978 UK hardback first edition, first impression, Macmillan, London
A near fine book in near fine unclipped dust wrapper
No names inscriptions or stamps etc
Jacket shows no loss or tears etc
A nice clean copy of an early title
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Go West Inspector Ghote written by HRF Keating
1981 UK hardback first edition, first impression, published Collins Crime Club, London
Has original publishers review slip laid loosely inside
A VG++ book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper
No previous owner names or inscription, clean and tight
The jacket is clean and bright with no loss

A nice example and not easy to find
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The Bad Detective - HRF Keating
1996 UK hardback first edition, first impression, Macmillan Crime, London
A near fine book in VG++ unclipped dustwrapper (£15.99)
No previous owner names or stamps
The dust cover has no loss or tears, light wrinkle to spine ends
All round clean and bright
A solid copy of a first edition delivered for less than cover price !
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The Dreaming Detective - HRF Keating
2003 British hardback first edition, first impression, Macmillan, London
A near fine book in near fine unclipped dustwrapper
No names inscriptions etc, tight and clean
The jacket shows no loss or tears
A Harriet Martens mystery
A nice clean copy and a silly price, was £16.99 new !
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Inspector Ghote Draws a Line
1985 UK hardback first edition, first impression, Collins Crime Club, London
A fine book in fine unclipped dust wrapper
Pen mark through price on DW
No names inscriptions or stamps etc
A nice clean copy
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Zen There Was Murder
1963 British Penguin paperback first edition, London
A VG+ clean and tidy copy
Tight and square, clean covers etc
A great mystery with a Zen Buddhism backdrop
A nice clean copy
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The Iciest Sin - HRF Keating
1990 UK hardback first edition, first impression, Collins Crime Club, London
A fine book in near fine unclipped dust wrapper (£12.99)
No names inscriptions or stamps etc
Jacket shows short closed tear to spine crease
An attractive bright copy and not a common title
The 18th Ghote book
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Inspector Ghote Breaks an Egg - HRF Keating
1970 UK hardback first edition, first impression, Collins Crime Club, London
A near fine book in VG+ unclipped dust-wrapper
No names or inscription, clean and tight
The jacket shows just minor rubbing to extremities, no real loss or tears
Ghote finds himself in a small provincial town which the author brings beautifully to life
A nice copy
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Brief Biography
KEATING, Henry Reymond Fitzwalter. British. Born in St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, 31 October 1926. Educated at Merchant Taylors' School, London, 1940-44; Trinity College, Dublin (Vice-Chancellor's Prose Prize), 1948-52, B.A. 1952. Served in the British Army, 1945-48. Married Sheila Mary Mitchell in 1953;three sons and one daughter. Sub-Editor, Wiltshire Herald, Swindon, 1953-56; Daily Telegraph, London, 1956-58; and Times, London, 1958-60; crime books reviewer. Times, 1967-83. Chairman. Crime Writers Association, 1970-71. Recipient: Crime Writers Association Gold Dagger, 1964; Mystery Writers of America Edgar Allan Poe Award, 1965, 1980; Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine prize, for short story, 1970.

HRF Keating - The Characters
Inspector Ghote
The henpecked, harassed, downtrodden Inspector Ganesh Ghote, is the homicide expert of ,the Bombay Criminal investigation Department. He is called upon to solve baffling, bizarre cases.

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