The Mysterious Bookshop

Fletcher, J.S. - The Middle Temple Murder

New York, Knopf, 1919. Second printing. Reporter Spargo comes across a man who has himself come across a body with no identifying information except the name of a young lawyer. Scenting a story, Spargo takes it upon himself to identify the victim and find the killer. Boards discolored and spine sunned, with slight wear to the extremities. Binding loose at chapter 2, showing webbing. Small bookseller's sticker to rear endpaper. Front endpaper browned. $15.00.