The Mysterious Bookshop

Dean, Robert George - A Murder Of Convenience

New York, Doubleday Doran, 1938.  First edition. Lunacy rules after the murder of Uncle Rufe Cashman, which doesn't seem to have upset his family overmuch; in fact they seem more aggravated over the interruption in their daily routines. Spine cocked. Rear board stained. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper. Dust jacket shows wear with chipping and open tears. $10.00.


We are devoted to all things mysterious, from hard-boiled hardcovers to pulpy paperbacks, suspected signings and whispers around town.

Located at 58 Warren St in New York City, we are open Monday-Saturday from 11am-7pm. 212.587.1011

Want to get a free gift AND be entered into a monthly raffle? Sign up for our newsletter! Click on the tab at the top of the site to learn more!