The Mysterious Bookshop

Bailey, H. C. - The Wrong Man

Garden City, Crime Club/Doubleday Doran, 1945.  Wear and chipping to price clipped DJ, excellent example of a WWII era Crime Club mystery fiction novel.  This story features Joshua Clunk, money-grubbing sanctimonious lawyer, who attempts to assist the wife of an MIA comrade and ends up in a morass of danger.  $17.50.


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