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Time To Murder and Create * * * * *SIGNED* * * * *

Lawrence Block

ISBN 10: 0709173164 / ISBN 13: 9780709173168
Published by Robert Hale, London, 1979
Used Condition Fine Hard Cover
From William Ross, Jr. (Annapolis, MD, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1
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First British Edition, First Hardcover (Published in the US as a PBO). Signed, without inscription, by author on the FULL title page. Unread Fine book with foxing on text block edges in Fine dust jacket with light rubbing at the spine ends. Scarce book in any condition. NO remainder mark, NO previous owner markings or inscriptions, NOT price clipped, NOT a Book Club Edition, NOT an Ex-Lib. Dust jacket covered in Mylar wrapper. All our books are bubble wrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Bookseller Inventory # 002559

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Small-time stoolie, Jake " The Spinner" Jablon, made a lot of new enemies when he switched careers, from informer to blackmailer. And the more "clients", he figured, the more money -- and more people eager to see him dead. So no one is surprised when the pigeon is found floating in the East River with his skull bashed in. And what's worse, no one cares -- except Matthew Scudder. The ex-cop-turned-private-eye is no conscientious avenging angel. But he's willing to risk his own life and limb to confront Spinner's most murderously aggressive marks. A job's a job after all -- and Scudder's been paid to find a killer -- by the victim...in advance.

Product Description: The Spinner is dead, bashed on the head and left to rot in a river. There are three suspects. Henry Prager has paid enough for the sins of his daughter, and begs Scudder not to destroy his shaky business or the fragile girl's reformed life. Beverly Etheridge cheerfully admitted all the sex acts Scudder had seen in the photos and she promises to show him a few more. Theodore Huysendahl offers Scudder enough money to choke even a blackmailer's greed, a proposition no sane man would turn down. Scudder's code of honour demands that one of them will pay...

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Title: Time To Murder and Create * * * * *SIGNED* *...

Publisher: Robert Hale, London

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author on Full Title Page

Edition: 1st British Edition.

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