Double Death. A Murder Story.
Supervised and with a Preface and Prologue by John Chancellor.London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1939 Stock Code: 136024
A near-fine copyFirst edition, first impression, of this collaborative detective story, written with members of the Detection Club, which was formed in 1930 by a group of British mystery writers.
Octavo. Original black cloth, titles in orange to spine. With dust jacket.
From the library of Florence and Edward Kaye, both leading collectors of detective fiction, with their red calf book label lettered in gilt to the front pastedown. Spine ends gently bumped, faint foxing and dust soiling to edges. A near-fine copy in the very good dust jacket, spine, top edge, and flap folds lightly sunned, a few short edge-splits, corners a little chipped.
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