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Cores, Lucy - Painted For the Kill

New  York, Duell Sloan & Pearce, 1943. First edition. A French bombshell actress is murdered at a post Manhattan spa, and the exercise instructor, publicity director, and a homicide detective all join forces to solve the crime. Binding not tight. Number markered to title page. Previous owner's info inkstamped to page 3.  Slight staining to rear endpaper.  DJ shows chipping and small open tears to spine ends and both panels. Spine sunned. $10.00.