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Creasey, John - Murder, London-Miami

New York, Scribner, 1969.  First US edition. Sadly, Sir David Marshall was forced to commit his wife to an insane asylum.  When she is murdered there Inspector Roger West takes the case from London to Miami, where he learns that money is indeed the root of all evil.  Date inked to front endpaper which also shows staining.  Blue stripes to DJ, typically for books with Brodart covers.  $10.00.