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Extensive insect damage to covers and spine, old book sellers label at heal gutter on front end paper. Jacket with edge wear with closed tears and small chips, spine head two inch tear and small chips at extremities a good copy in about a very good jacket. The Book Collector Published: Evening Star Books Published: Book and dust jacket in excellent condition. White typeface on spine is mildly toned, but that is largely the extent of any fault with the jacket.. Silent Way Books Published: Very lightly rubbed, else fine.
The Scarab Murder Case (Philo Vance #5)
A Philo Vance mystery. Randall House Rare Books Published: Very lightly rubbed, else fine Edition: Cloud 9 Books Condition: Near fine in wrappers with wear at the spine extremities.. Clayton Fine Books Published: Near fine in wrappers with wear at the bottom of the spine, s small ink notation and a corner crease. VG in Dust Jacket with a medium, shallow chip to upper edge of front panel, several other tiny chips Philo Vance.
Mystery Cove Book Shop Published: Front free endpaper excised; very good in a rubbed and chipped, good dust jacket. Lacks the "A" on the title verso. Previous owner's stamp on end papers and paste downs, extremity wear, corners bumped and rubbed. Jacket spine ends and corners chipped, some closed edge tears and small chips else a good to very good copy in about a very good jacket.. Good to Very Good Edition: There is some fading on the front and minor wear along the edges and spine ends..
Minor soilage on black boards. Tight, attractive copy of once popular series featuring Philo Vance. The World Publishing Co, Pages lightly tanned as usual, else a very good plus copy with some minor edge wear in a very good lightly handled dust jacket with some minor fading to the spine and a few small chips and tears.
A Philo Vance story. James Pepper Rare Books, Inc. The fifth Philo Vance mystery. Bumped and rubbed with a bit of wear to the lower edges. Pages lightly tanned with the previous owner's name stamped on the front pastedown. Jacket rubbed with chips and tears, including a 1" chip to the upper front panel and some loss at the spine ends.
Flaps tanned and a sticker scuff to the spine, in mylar. Pages; ix, pp followed by 5 pp of adds recto only. A near fine fold-out diagram; two rust colored spots along the margin.
The corners are bumped and a slight lean. Former owners name and address neatly written on pastedown, some light toning throughout. E Ridge fine Books Published: Black cloth, corners and spine ends bumped and slightly worn, some spotting on cover, previous owner's names in pencil on ffep, age yellowing, otherwise very good.
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FP New Rockville Stock. Second Story Books Published: World Publishing Company, Tower Books edition, first printing. Green bat logo on front. Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers since We pack and ship with care. With a fruitful marriage and a quick, astonishing adulterous bounce behind her, comfortable, amiable Mrs Aidallbery - Elizabeth - is in hospital for a hysterectomy.
She lives with a slippery Irishman: Likewise confined, devout Miss Samson with the raw blackberry birthmark worries about her boarding-house, for believers only, and the discovery that her Christian mentor died in disbelief. And Lily Drucker, after repeated abortions, is in for childbirth, while her clawed mother-in-law tries to bait back her son with sausage rolls and Lincoln Creams. And there is William Trevor, taking relays from flies on a hundred walls, snipping, linking, shaping his material with delicate understanding, respect and a sparing trickle - just enough - of humour.
A finely observed, gently sensitive comedy, delightful to read, like lived experience to remember' - Daily Telegraph. In this book, detective Philo Vance's murder investigation takes place in a private home that doubles as a museum of Egyptology, and the solution depends in part on Vance's extensive knowledge of Egyptian history and customs, which enable him to sort through suggestions of godly vengeance and reveal the misdirections perpetrated by the real murderer. By that date they were fed up with the whole bag of tricks, which successive settings did not rejuvenate.
A Bantam Book Tiny nicks at spine ends. Boards are damp stained and spotted with light foxing to the edges of the text block. Square and solid, previous owner's name stamped on the front free end paper.
The Scarab Murder Case (Philo Vance #5)
Jacket rubbed with small chips and tears, in mylar. First Gregg Press printing. Basis for the movie starring Wilfrid Hyde-White as Philo. Very gently bumped with corresponding crimps to the mylar covered jacket. Pages browning else near fine in a very good plus dustwrapper. A sound, but worn copy. Book has worn spine ends and board edges.
The Scarab Murder Case
Price clipped jacket has significant chipping and numerous tape repaired tears, toned spine and sunned panels. S Gregg Press, Besides the usual labels and stamps this book also has general shelf-wear due to age. This is a good reading copy. We protect your purchase with damage-resistant double-layer bubble-wrap packaging where possible.
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