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Rutledge, Nancy - The Frightened Murderer

New York, Random House, 1957. First edition. Reuven Mahone is a big shot publisher who quakes in his shoes when Albert Kylie is released from prison. Mahone had committed a murder for which Kylie took the rap. INSCRIBED by author to front endpaper. Front hinge started, slight dampstaining. Strong very good plus in lightly chipped dust jacket.  $45.00.


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