The Mysterious Bookshop

Gilbert, Michael - The Body of a Girl

New York, Harper, 1972. First US edition. The titular body is found buried in an island in the Thames. Uncovered along with the cadaver: all manner of crime from supposedly respectable folks. Fine in price clipped DJ, the latter showing chipping to spine ends and a nick to the front panel.  $20.00.


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