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Dickson, Carter - The Plague Court Murders

New York, Triangle, 1938.  Reprint. The ancestral home of Dean Halliday is said to be haunted, but during a seance to investigate, the medium is found dead in a locked room.  Author Carter, pen name of John Dickson Carr, was one of the pioneers of the locked room mystery. Slight staining to boards, spine darkened. $17.50.