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Gardner, Erle Stanely - The Case of the Daring Decoy

New York, William Morrow, 1957.  First edition. Basis for a Season One episode of the Perry Mason television series.  A proxy fight between shareholders in a company leads to murder and mayhem.  Join Perry Mason, Paul Drake, and Della Street as they endeavor to flush out the real culprit. Enjoy this lovely first edition, fine in near fine dust jacket, the latter showing chipping at spine ends and light wear to extremities.  $75.00.


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