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The Anodyne Necklace by Martha Grimes - Hardcover - 2nd Printing - 1983 - from Bookmarc's and

The Anodyne Necklace

by Martha Grimes

Condition: Very Good/Good

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Company, 1983. CI3 - A 2nd printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has price clipped, some wrinkling, chipping, crease, and some tears on the edges, corners, and some sides, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book lightly cocked, some bumped corners, some light stains on the page edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. A Richard Jury Mystery. The Anodyne Necklace is the third distinguished mystery by Martha Grimes, hailed as the new master of the classic British novel of deception. Once again her story features the affable, perceptive Richard Jury, whose brilliant solutions in The Man with a Load of Mischief and The Old Fox Deceiv'd have earned him a promotion from Inspector to Superintendent, Scotland Yard. 8.5"x5.75", 250 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Martha Grimes is an American writer of detective fiction. She is best known for a series featuring Richard Jury, a Scotland Yard inspector.. Signed by Author. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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