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Van Dine, S.S. - The Winter Murder Case

N.Y., Scribners, 1939. First edition of the 12th and last book in the Philo Vance series. At the rear is Van Dine’s famous “Twenty Rules for Writing Detective Stories. Small stains on two pages, else a fine, fresh copy in a bright dust jacket that has minor wear to spine ends and a closed tear on rear panel. $250.00

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