Handi-Books #18, 1943. First Handi-Books printing in solid VG+ conditi on. Small chip at the base of the spine and some rubs to the edges of the wrappers. Mild tanning to the page margins. Very nice copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Unscrupulous Mr. Callaghan
Publisher: Quinn Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1943
Book Condition: VG+
Edition: 1st Printing
Book Description Handi-Books # 18, c.1943. 15 cents cover price., 1943. Paperback Original. Condition: Good+. First Edition.. 143 pages. Softcover. Mystery featuring Slim Callaghan, who dresses well, thinks fast, drinks hard, has an overwhelming way with women, and goes about his work in his own unethical but highly efficient manner. Designed with stapled spine, cover has 1/2 inch tear on upper and 1/8th tear on lower spine, some chipping along spine and cover edges, text is solid with name stamp on first page, pages are lightly age-toned, long crease and several small creases on both covers, tiny tear on upper edge of both covers, tiny chip out of upper edge of back cover. Extremely scarce. Seller Inventory # vmys9370