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Carr, John Dickson - Scandal at High Chimneys

New York, Harper & Brothers, 1959.  Stated first edition. London, 1865.  Proper lawyer Clive Strickland is on a routine consultation.  Or so he thought. Strange doings at the forbidding mansion culminate in the murder of patriarch Matt Damon (!).  Review copy with slip laid in. Previous owner's name with date to front free endpaper.  Corners bumped, slight wear with a bit of spotting. $45.00.


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