Sign In | Register
The Bone Is Pointed by  Arthur W Upfield - Paperback - 1984 - from Orielis' Books and Biblio.com

The Bone Is Pointed

by Upfield, Arthur W

Condition: Good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good. 1984. Mass Market Paperback. 0684182475 . Spine somewhat rolled, creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.

"Jeffrey Anderson was a big man with a foul temper - a sadist, and an ugly drunk. No one cared that no trace of the man could be found when his horse, an animal as mean as its owner, came home riderless. No one except Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte, who is determined to solve the mystery when he is called into the case five months later. With his usual tenacity, he takes up the cold trail. What happened to Anderson, to his hat, to his stockwhip, to his horse's neck-rope? Bony must rely on his eyes and his wits to help him find the answers, for the local inhabitants are keeping their own secrets."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall .



Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Mass Market
Mass market paperback books, or MMPBs, are printed for large audiences cheaply.  This means that they are smaller, usually...[more]
rolled
rolled spine or spine rolled. Damage to a book created by pressure to the spine making it fold or crease in the cover. Damage...[more]

$6.95

$3.95 shipping to USA

More shipping options >





Collecting Arkham House

Collecting Arkham House

Learn about collecting the iconic horror and fantasy publisher that produced books by the likes of Ray Bradbury, August Derleth and H. P. Lovecraft.

Signed books

Signed books

Why settle for an ordinary copy of your favorite book when you could have an autographed copy? Find signed books here.


Trustpilot