Title: Jack and the Beanstalk
Publisher: Henry Holt & Co April 1984
Publication Date: 1984
Book Condition: Fine (F)
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Just a hint of toning to cover. Now protected with Durafold unattached to jacket. Near fine book/Near Fine Dust Jacket. BEAUTIFUL copy. A Mathew Hope Novel. Pseudonym of Evan Hunter. Bookseller Inventory # 20080908102780
When a client is murdered just before he?s due to pay forty grand for a bean farm, lawyer Matthew Hope wanders into a world of shotguns, cowboys, dangerous farm beauties, and vanished cash.
Praise for the Matthew Hope Mysteries:
?A cracking good read?a solid, suspenseful, swiftly-paced story.? ?Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
?McBain has a great approach, great attitude, terrific style, strong plots, excellent dialogue, sense of place, and sense of reality.? ?Elmore Leonard
About the Author: Born in New York, Evan Hunter (1926?2005) wrote the screen play for Hitchcock?s The Birds in 1963. He received the Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America and is one of three American writers to be awarded the Diamond Dagger for a lifetime of achievement by the British Crime Writers Association. Under the name Ed McBain, he authored the sprawling 87th Precinct series ? the longest, most varied crime series in the world ? which includes fifty-five novels about a fictional team of policemen, and thirteen novels in the Matthew Hope series featuring an up-and-coming lawyer in the Florida Gulf Coast. Known for tackling controversial content with a thoughtful eye, he is the author of over eighty novels.
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: April 16, 2008
We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 48 hours of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about
a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to
contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.
Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG and with an average shipping distance . If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. For International shipping they should call for shipping amount.
Store Description: Husband and wife that has been collecting for Fifty years more or less and now are also book sellers. Mostly first Edition. We specialize on books of Mystery, Fantasy, Sci-fi. Romance, Biography, Art, Coffee table, Poetry, literature, Humor, Kids books, Pop-ups, Advance copies,Comic Books BUT our specialty is on HISTORY and MILITARY History.