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Fletcher, J.S. - The Middle of Things

New York, Knopf, 1922. First US edition. A wealthy gentleman called Ashton is found murdered in an alley, divested of his money and valuables.  When a hapless young man is caught trying to pawn one of the pieces of jewelry the next day, the case is closed, right? Wrong.  Spine sunned with light wear to extremities. One small scraped area to front board.  $12.50.