The Man in the Brown Suit.London, John Lane the Bodley Head Limited, 1924 Stock Code: 134783
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of Christie's fifth book. The Man in the Brown Suit is "a well-paced thriller with a strong sense of place, which aficionados consider one of her best" (Wagstaff & Poole, p. 30).
Octavo. Original buff cloth, titles and decorative border to spine and front board in brown, top edge brown.
Ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine cocked, rubbing to extremities, a couple of faint marks to cloth, endpapers faintly browned, dampstain to top edge and onto head of rear endpapers, a very good copy.
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