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Crispin, Edmund - Frequent Hearses

New York, London House & Maxwell, 1971. Reissue, originally published 1950.  Oxford don Gervase Fen is consulting on a film about Alexander Pope, but when a young woman slated for a role in the film dies an apparent suicide, and then a cameraman is poisoned, he is drawn into a plot most sinister.  FIne in near fine DJ which shows the lightest touch of wear. $20.00.