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Cover Her Face.

Cover Her Face.

by James, P.D

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London: Faber and Faber, 1962. First edition of the author's first book. Octavo, original green cloth. Lengthily signed by the author on the title page with the added words, "P.D. James He knew with a sudden and heart-lifting certainty that they would meet again. And when that happened the right words would be found." The inscription is the final lines of this novel. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of shelfwear. Jacket design by Charles Mozley. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A superior example with a nice inscription from the author. Cover Her Face was, James has said, written simply to try out her powers in fiction as a preliminary to attempting the novel proper. Its immediate success, however-snapped up at once by the prestigious British publishers Faber and Faber, and well reviewed on publication-caused her to try her hand again at the detective story, putting even more of the novel’s concern with the workings of the human mind, and indeed of the soul, into its… Read more
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Cover Her Face.

by JAMES, P. D.

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Hardcover
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London, United Kingdom
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London: Faber and Faber, 1962. Inscribed First edition, first impression, of the debut novel of this great crime writer. This is copy is inscribed by the author, "To Geir Moe Sorensen with every good wish from the author P. D. James" on the front endpaper, and inscribed "To Moe P. D. James" on the title. Cover Her Face is uncommon in the dust jacket, and especially so inscribed. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With dust jacket. Housed in a terracotta quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Jacket very lightly toned and soiled, large stain to the verso but not visible on recto. A very good copy.
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by James, P. D.

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second hand - Very good.
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First
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London: Faber, 1962. First. hardcover. Very good./Very good.. A very good first edition with a charming inscription by James on the front free endpaper to a close friend ("with love") and the humorous comment ("P.S. I wrote it! You bought it!!!). The author's first book. Housed in a custom-made set of slipcases.
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Cover Her Face

by JAMES P D

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second hand
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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London: Faber, 1962. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. First UK Edition. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Publisher's original green cloth, titles to spine in gilt. With the dust jacket. Edges of boards just a little rubbed and dulled, a few small, white spots to the cloth, faint partial toning to the free end-papers. An excellent copy in the lightly-spotted dust wrapper jacket with a tape repair to the verso of the spine panel at the head of the spine. First edition, first impression of the authors first book, signed by the late P.D. James on the title page. A lovely copy, uncommon in such nice condition.
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Cover Her Face

by JAMES, P.D.

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second hand - VG+
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1st Edition
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Toronto, Ontario
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London: Faber & Faber, 1962. 1st Edition. Cloth. VG+/VG. 8vo. Gilt lettered green pastel cloth in price clipped dust jacket. This copy signed by the author on the title page. The first mystery from the late Dame Phyllis. Book is edgeworn but bright. Jacket is complete with slight darkening at spine and general wear and rubbing especially to the extremities. Important mystery.
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COVER HER FACE.

COVER HER FACE.

by JAMES, P. D.

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First edition
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London: Faber and Faber, [1962]., 1962. First edition. First edition. Author's first mystery. Introduces C.D.I. Adam Dalgliesh. Lightly foxed at top edges, else a fine, bright copy in dust jacket. Headstrong and beautiful, the young, beautiful and headstrong housemaid Sally Jupp is found strangled in her bed behind a bolted door. Policeman Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard must find her killer among a houseful of suspects, most of whom had very good reason to wish her ill. An exceptional copy!
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Cover Her Face

Cover Her Face

by James, P D

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London: Faber, 1962. A first edition first printing published by Faber in 1962. A very good book without inscriptions with one light staining to the front board, with some wear to the corners appears - unread. In a very good+ or better dustwrapper unclipped and has a trifle wear to the corners. The author scarce first book.
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Cover Her Face (Adam Dalgliesh Mystery Series #1)

by P. D. James

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second hand - Collectible - Very Good
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Hardcover
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Frederick, Maryland
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Charles Scribner's Sons. Collectible - Very Good. INSCRIBED! NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1962. 1st US edition. 8vo Hardcover. 254pp. Inscribed by author: 'To Ted Parett // With best wishes // P. D. James' on front free endpaper. Near Fine book and Very Good dust jacket. Burnt orange cloth with black spine lettering, illustrated dust jacket with three B/W rear photos. Pages toned. Otherwise inside clean. Dust jacket lightly edgeworn and toned. In protective mylar cover. (mystery, crime, vintage) Inquire if you need further information.
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Cover Her Face

by James, P. D.

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second hand - BOOK VERY GOOD+
Edition
1st Edition
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Hardcover
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LEXINGTON, South Carolina
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1966. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK VERY GOOD+/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. A VERY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, ATTRACTIVE DUSTJACKET. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. FIRST PRINTING. The author's first novel, introducing Chief Detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. HANDSOME, COLLECTIBLE COPY.
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Cover Her Face

Cover Her Face

by James, P.D.

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  • fine
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second hand - Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Signed by James on the title page. Fine in a Fine jacket, unclipped ($3.95), some rubbing at the back panel. Brick red buckram with black ink lettering on the spine. Square and firmly bound, clean internally. The debut novel from James, also the first to feature her detective Adam Dalgliesh.
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Cover Her Face >>>> A SUPERB SIGNED US FIRST EDITION - FIRST PRINTING HARDBACK + SIGNED PUBLICITY PHOTO <<<<

by P. D. James

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1st Edition
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London, Greater London
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. A fine US first edition, first printing hardback - in a fine unclipped dustjacket fitted with a removable clear mylar sleeve - All my books are always securely packed with plenty of bubblewrap in professional boxes and promptly dispatched (within 2-3 days) - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR DIRECTLY ONTO THE TITLE PAGE + ALSO INCLUDES A SIGNED PUBLICITY PHOTO - Pictures available upon request. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1966.
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Cover Her Face

by James, P. D.

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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1966. First American Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First American edition, first printing. Signed by P. D. James on the title page. Bound in publisher's rust colored cloth with spine lettered in black. Near Fine with slight bruising to spine ends in Near Fine dust jacket with light wear at spine ends, light indents to front panel, bubbling to laminate at front spine joint ends. The author's first novel.
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COVER HER FACE.

COVER HER FACE.

by JAMES, P. D.

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First edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1962]., 1962. First edition. First U. S. edition. Author's first mystery. Introduces C.D.I. Adam Dalgliesh. A fine, bright, unread copy in dust jacket. Headstrong and beautiful, the young, beautiful and headstrong housemaid Sally Jupp is found strangled in her bed behind a bolted door. Policeman Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard must find her killer among a houseful of suspects, most of whom had very good reason to wish her ill. An exceptional copy!
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Cover Her Face

by P. D. James

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  • near fine
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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
first American Edition.
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1962. first American Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Printing 1 Copyright date is 1962, First edition, first printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Original cloth, dust jacket. First American Edition. Signed by James on decorative bookplate mounted to front free endpaper. A nice example of the author's first book, introducing Chief Detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. Jacket with some light creasing and a few faint stains to rear panel; a bit of mild edgewear to cloth with faint sunning to top edge of boards; near fine.
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Cover Her Face

by James, P.D.

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second hand - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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NY: Scribners, 1962. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 1st, brick cloth, vg (slt. cocked, discolored top edge) in vg dj w/ $3.95 price. Dj has minor wear and one short tear at top of spine, and a wrinkle aat the bottom of the rear panel. 254 pp. SIGNED on the title page.
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Cover Her Face

by James, P. D.

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  • fine
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second hand - Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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Hardcover
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SANTA BARBARA, California
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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1966. Handsome copy. No flaws, crisp tight and square. First printing with Scribner's A on copyright page. Jacket is fresh and bright as is textblock. Author's first book. In mylar. . First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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COVER HER FACE

by JAMES, P.D.

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second hand - VG
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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albany, New York
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NY: CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1966. First Edition . Hardcover. VG/VG. A-6.66 (v), 2 CLOSED EDGE TEARS TO THE UNCLIPPED DJ, CLEAN, UNMARKED COPY.
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Cover Her Face

by James, P. D.

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second hand - Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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The Woodlands, Texas
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New York: Scribner. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. First American Edition with "A-6.66 (v) " printed on copyright page. Signed by the Author. Author's first novel. Fine brownish-red cloth with black lettering title on spine. Near Fine Plus Dust Jacket with tiny chipping of spine top and bottom and near front edge. Original Price($3.95) intact. Protected in archival plastic. First appearance of James' famous Chief Detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. ; Signed by the Author(s) .
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COVER HER FACE

by James, P.D.

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second hand
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First American Edition
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Hardcover
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Stephenson, Virginia
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1966. First American Edition. Sharp copy of the author's first novel, and the first to feature her recurring character detective Adam Dalgliesh. "Dalgliesh investigates the murder of a beautiful young woman who was many things to many people - all of them bad" (Bourgeau, p.160). Hubin, p.216. First Printing. Octavo (20.75cm); rust-colored cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine; dustjacket; [6],7-254,[2]pp. Faint sprinkle of foxing to upper edge of textblock, else Fine in a Near Fine, price-clipped dustjacket, with two faint, shallow damp marks along lower edge (noticeable only on verso).
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Cover Her Face

by James, P. D.

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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Hardcover
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SANTA BARBARA, California
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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1962. Nice copy in orange brown boards with one lightly bumped tip and light cupping to base of spine. First printing. Attractive, clean copy. Subtle spine lean. Textblock tight and square. Owner signature on front endpaper. No other markings. Price intact jacket is bright and fresh with no tears, creasing, fading or rubbing though it does have a very tiny chip at gutter of rear panel near base of spine. Scribners A and date 6-66 (v) on copyright page and June '66 on front flap base. In mylar. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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