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Frome, David - The Eel Pie Murders

New York, Grosset & Dunlap, 1933. Eel Pie island in the Thames is the scene of a murder, whereupon Inspector Bull is called in to investigate. The victim had antagonized a lot of people--where to start looking for suspects?  Pen name of Zenith Ford Brown. A nice copy with slight cocking to spine, bumped corners, and tipped residue to endpapers. Name faintly inked to foredge. $35.00.


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