Title: The End of the Pier.
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York
Publication Date: 1992
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: 1st Edition
8vo. Blue cloth spine and blue paper over boards,pictorial dust jacket. 230pp. Near fine/near fine. A superb and tight first edition of this mainstream fiction by the prize-winning crime novelist, signed boldly by her in black fineline on the title page. Bookseller Inventory # 35526
Synopsis: Most summer evenings when she's finished work, Maud Chadwick sits at the end of the pier. Sometimes she is joined by Sheriff Sam DeGheyn who finds in her quiet company a refuge from his marriage problems. But the sleepy town's atmosphere is deceptive. Three local women have been murdered.
About the Author: Martha Grimes is the author of twenty novels, eighteen of them Richard Jury mysteries. She lives in Washington DC and Santa Fe.
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