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THE FATAL CARESS ...and Other Accounts of English Murders from 1551 to 1888

by Barker, Richard ed.; Anthony Boucher, preface

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1947. A nice copy, well bound and clean to text. DJ, now in mylar protective jacket, has minor edgewear but a couple of short, closed tears; cover imagery bright, not price clipped, just a touch of sunning to spine.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
  • Bookseller: Steven Streufert, Bookseller/Bigfoot Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1030
  • Title: THE FATAL CARESS ...and Other Accounts of English Murders from 1551 to 1888
  • Author: Barker, Richard ed.; Anthony Boucher, preface
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Duell, Sloan & Pearce
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1947
  • Bookseller catalogs: Mystery & Crime;


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