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KNOCK AND WAIT A WHILE by  William Rawle Weeks - First edition - 1957 - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 10163)

KNOCK AND WAIT A WHILE

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KNOCK AND WAIT A WHILE

by Weeks, William Rawle

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  • hardcover
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A near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket, some mild rubbing to front panel and spine panel, two tiny closed tears to upp
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1957. First edition. A near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket, some mild rubbing to front panel and spine panel, two tiny closed tears to upper front panel, slight edge rubbing. An uncommon title. (10163). Octavo, boards. Winner of the Edgar award for best first novel, 1958. A novel of espionage during the cold war.

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Bookseller
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
10163
Title
KNOCK AND WAIT A WHILE
Author
Weeks, William Rawle
Book condition
Used - A near fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket, some mild rubbing to front panel and spine panel, two tiny closed tears to upp
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1957
Keywords
Mystery . Mystery Award
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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB

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First Edition
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