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Brown, Fredric - Night of the Jabberwock

New York, Dutton, 1950. First edition. The action takes place over a 24-hour period, and is told from the perspective of a small town newspaper editor who has been framed for several murders. A delightfully bizarre noirish tale. Wear to extremities, part of spine cover missing. DJ flap tipped to front pastedown, bookplate to front free endpaper. $25.00.

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