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Frome, David - Mr. Pinkerton at the Old Angel

New York, Farrar & Rinehart, 1939. First edition.  Pinkerton and Inspector Bull are incognito while seeking a murderer at an English boarding hotel. Vivid blue boards with black titling, Corners bumped with wear to extremities. Apparent tape residue to endpapers, with rear showing a scraped area, as from its removal. DJ shows wear and chipping to extremities with a couple of tiny open tears. $75.00.