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Davey, Jocelyn - A Touch of Stage Fright

London, Chatto & Windus, 1960. First edition.  Pen name of Chaim Rafael.  Ambrose Usher, Oxford don and amateur sleuth, is on the case when millionaire Jason Forsyte is blown to pieces along with his house.  Then, actors, playwrights and assorted theater people come out of the woodwork to contribute to the mystery for good or ill.  Light blue boards slightly faded.  Dust jacket shows wear and chipping to spine ends and slight staining to rear panel.  $20.00.

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