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Past Caring

Goddard, Robert

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ISBN 10: 0312001738 / ISBN 13: 9780312001735
Published by Saint Martin's Press, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1986
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Daniel Montemarano (Newfield, NJ, U.S.A.)

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3rd printing of author's scarce first novel. SIGNED by Goddard on bookplate on front end page. DJ lightly rubbed and has light shelf edge wear with small closed tear on top at spine. $19.95 price on DJ flap. Laid-in is photocopy of typed signed thank you letter from author, dated 1991, saying that he has signed bookplates. Nice copy of author's first novel. (Bonus: Comes with a unsigned 1st printing softcover copy of Goddard's novel 'Sight Unseen'). Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 013995

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Title: Past Caring

Publisher: Saint Martin's Press, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: AUTHOR SIGNED on Bookplate

Edition: 1st Edition

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History graduate Martin Radford, investigating the mysterious resignation and obscure retirement of Edwardian Cabinet minister Edwin Strafford, opens a labyrinth of long-hidden serets and triggers a violent series of events

From the Publisher:

"Combines the expert suspense manipulation skills of a Daphne DuMaurier romance with those of a John Le Carre thriller."
-New York Times

"One of the best novel I've read in a long time...I loved every one of its 500 pages"
-Washington Post

"A hornet's nest of jealousy, blackmail and violence. Engrossing"
-Daily Mail

"A complex trail of blackmail and murder. Recommended"
-Daily Express

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