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CARTER, Youngman

ISBN 10: 0434109908 / ISBN 13: 9780434109906
Published by Heinemann, London, 1969
Condition: Fine Hardcover

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FINE condition in NEAR FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1969. FIRST EDITION. Bound in burnt umber cloth with gold gilt titles in a creme-colored pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, original price intact. Light wear to dust jacket edges, else FINE. Featuring Albert Campion. Youngman Carter is the widower of Margery Allingham. He completed Cargo of Eagles after her death and then this and Mr. Campion's Falcon were written solely by him prior to his passing. Bookseller Inventory # 001283

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Publisher: Heinemann, London

Publication Date: 1969

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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Inglewood Turrets, an expensive anachronism in the leafy outskirts of North London is a cross between St Pancreas Station and Holloway Gaol, and the house where the formidable Miss Charlotte Cambric recreates Victorian elegance for foreign culture-vultures. Vassily Kopeck, the half-Russian, half-Polish physicist and an 'attache of sorts', disappears as effectively as a cat who turns a corner in a London fog after a visit to The Turrets - and thereby becomes a wanted man. Then Felix Perdreau, the flamboyant rare book dealer and friend of Kopeck also goes missing, making a case for Albert Campion, who cannot resist a mystery...

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