Vintage Murder

By: Marsh, Ngaio

Price: NZ$398.75

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


Possibly a 1938 issue dust wrapper? Owner's signature on first page of Chapter One and on last text page. Boards clean, bright and unfaded. Large tears and chips to dust wrapper. 2" missing at head and tail of dust wrapper spine. A 2 1/2" tear along rear flap fold of dust wrapper. A couple of 1 1/2" tears in front panel of dust wrapper. Other smaller tears and chips at corners and edges of dust wrapper. No repairs to dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; Early reissue (1938?). "First published 1937" on copyright page. [xii], (275) pages. Purple cloth boards. Black titles on spine and front board. The front flap of the dust wrapper lists titles up to "Artists in Crime", which was published in 1938. The author's fifth novel. [Reference: Gibbs & Williams, B5]. [NB: The scanner has not captured the colour of the boards well, they are an unfaded lavender-purple colour, and not blue as shown in the scanned image.] Page dimensions: 186 x 123mm.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall

Title: Vintage Murder

Author Name: Marsh, Ngaio

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: (1937)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket

Seller ID: 6123

Keywords: New Zealand History