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Firth, Anthony - Tall, Balding, Thirty-Five

New York, Harper & Row, 1966. First US edition. The author's first crime novel has a distinctively humorous tone, as the Third Lord Killinchy, aka Limbo, finds himself in Bavaria on a photography assignment and next thing he knows is involved in a counterespionage unit which complicates things immeasurably and makes Limbo a marked man. Near fine with small mark to front board. DJ shows light staining and very slight wear with a small closed tear to spine. $17.50.