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Meet - The Tiger! by Leslie Charteris - Hardcover - First American edition - 1929 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and Biblio.co.uk

Meet - The Tiger!

by Leslie Charteris

Condition: Very Good


New York: Doubleday Doran & Company The Crime Club, 1929. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 19.5 x 13.5 cm. 296 pages. Black cloth. This is the first American edition which was preceded by the English edition by Ward Lock published in 1928. States first edition on the copyright page. The first appearance of The Saint. Some small closed tears to the spine (approximately 1/2 cm). Two small stamps from a previous owner inside back cover. Light rubbing to the edges of the boards. Spine shows some fading. Small magic marker stain to bottom foredge. Binding is tight.


  • Bookseller: Midway Used and Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 50660
  • Title: Meet - The Tiger!
  • Author: Leslie Charteris
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First American edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday Doran & Company The Crime Club
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1929
  • Bookseller catalogs: Mysteries;


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