The Mysterious Bookshop

Burton, Miles - The Disappearing Parson

New York, Doubleday Crime Club, 1949.  First US edition, published in England under the title Death Takes the Living. The disappearance of a parson from a small English village attracts Inspector Arnold and Desmond Merrion.  Pages browned.  DJ shows chipping and wear to extremities. $65.00.


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