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Creasey, John - As Lonely As the Damned

New York, World, 1972.  First American edition.  Author Creasey here writing as Kyle Hunt.  First American edition.  The Gregory marriage is troubled despite the outward advantages of a  house filled with antiques and artwork, great wealth...and madness.  Emmanuel Cellini, psychiatrist and crime solver, is called in to assist.  Then the sudden theft of art treasures from the house throws the situation into chaos.  Apparent glue residue to rear endpaper.  Very noticeable blue stripes to DJ from Brodart cover. $7.50.