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Dellbridge, John - Searchlight On Hambledon

London, Hurst & Blackett, 1947.  First edition.  A Scotland Yard Detective Inspector is subjected to scrutiny by eleven accused miscreants with whom he came into contact.  A story of crime and (mis) adventure, and how the subjects came across the Inspector's field of vision. Some respect him, some loathe him, but none can ignore him!  Wear to extremities.  Wear and chipping to DJ with small open tears. $20.00.


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