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THE DEAD LETTER: REGESTER, Seeley THE DEAD LETTER: REGESTER, Seeley

THE DEAD LETTER

REGESTER, Seeley

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ISBN 10: 083982534X / ISBN 13: 9780839825340
Published by Gregg Press, NY, 1979
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1979. REPRINT of original 1867 edition. First Printing, April 1979. AS NEW, bound in navy blue cloth with silver gilt titles and marbilized endpapers in gray dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, dust jacket flaps intact, 308pp. Dust jacket has light rub to front point, else FINE. See images. 'First American detective novel written by a woman. It appeared in magazine form in 1866 and book form one year later.' New introduction by Michele Slung. Illustrations. Printed on permanent/durable acid-free paper. Lawyer, dead letter office, mystery, suspense, romance. Bookseller Inventory # 001230

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Title: THE DEAD LETTER

Publisher: Gregg Press, NY

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: Reprint.

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

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About The Author American writer Metta Fuller Victor (1831–1885) was a publisher, editor and author known for her novel Maum Guinea and Her Plantation "Children" (1861). As "Seeley Regester" she published The Dead Letter (1866).

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