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Bruce, Leo - Case With Ropes & Rings

Chicago, Academy Chicago, 1980. First American Edition.  The fifth Sergeant Beef mystery finds the investigator skeptical of a schoolboy's apparent suicide.  Told by Beef's 'Watson,' Townsend, much of the Sergeant's investigation is centered around darts and rounds of beer at the local.  Just then, another murder occurs which throws a spanner in the works. Light wear to dust jacket. $20.00.


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