The Mysterious Bookshop

Creasey, John - The Scene of the Crime

London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1961. First edition. A man's uncontrollable ambition, and possibly jealousy of his lovely wife as well, leads him into murder, and 'Handsome' West of the Yard is called in.  Corners bumped, DJ shows light wear to extremities and slight staining to rear panel, overall a lovely copy.  $45.00.


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