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Franklin, Eugene - The Money Murders

New York, Stein and Day, 1972. First edition. One of the more unusual detective teams investigates a $10,000 embezzlement that turns into a $500,000 robbery. Barnes and Howe, former flower child and current hypochondriac, maneuver through early 1970s New York with a cast of wacky characters found nowhere else.  Near fine in just barely faded pale green boards with pseudonymous author's signature rendered in gilt. Slight wear to DJ extremities. $12.50.