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Murder for Profit

by William Bolitho

Condition: Very Good


New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1926. First Edition. Decorative Paper over boards. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 332 + 2 ads pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear, paper spine label stained; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to fore-edge. Without dust jacket. With the previous owner's signature on front endpaper.
  • Bookseller: Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 34062
  • Title: Murder for Profit
  • Author: William Bolitho
  • Format/binding: Decorative Paper over boards
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harper & Brothers
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 1926
  • Keywords: Trials; Crime; Murder; History
  • Bookseller catalogs: Crime;


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