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Frome, David - Mr. Pinkerton Grows a Beard

New York, Farrar & Rinehart, 1935. First edition. Timid Welshman Evan Pinkerton decides on a day of riveting adventure at the British Museum reading up on the history of Wales. Then he finds himself again involved in a murder as Inspector Bull investigates. Nice copy with bumped corners; binding loose at title page showing webbing. $20.00.


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