London: Published for the Crime Club by Collins, 1950. [Detective mystery] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (19 x 13cm), pp.256. Publisher's red cloth lettered in black, pictorial jacket priced at 8/6. Gift inscription to flyleaf, jacket rubbed at folds, with a few chips and tears, some old tape mends to reverse side; colours remain bright. A very good copy of an uncommon post-war Christie. Guests expecting a party game of murder at a country retreat are horrified to discover a real corpse, and another case for Miss Jane Marple ensues. Item #53964
Wagstaff and Poole p.199. Cooper & Pike; Detective Fiction.
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