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The case of the demure defendant.

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The case of the demure defendant.

by GARDNER, Erle Stanley

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

New York: William Morrow & Co., [1956]. 8vo. 242 pp., plus 2 pp. publisher’s ads. Tan boards (minor shelfwear, offset residue at fore-edges from old brodart covers, old scotch tape remnants on covers), w/ d.j. cover art by Bill Hughes (minor rippling to fore-edges), still G/VG copy. First edition of the 50th Perry Mason mystery, first abridged in The Saturday Evening Post under the title, The Case of the Missing Poison.

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Bookseller
Zephyr Used & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
56106
Title
The case of the demure defendant.
Author
GARDNER, Erle Stanley
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Morrow & Co.,
Place of Publication
New York:
Date published
[1956].
Keywords
Mysteries, Perry Mason, Mystery, Cover Art, Legal, Law, Los Angeles, California

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We are an independent bookseller, established in 1994, who exhibit at numerous book fairs and antique shows throughout the year, including Christine Palmer Antique Expos in Portland, OR & Vancouver, WA, The Rose City Book & Paper Show in Portland, the Custer Antique Show in Spokane, the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair, the Sacramento Antiquarian Book Fair, the Pasadena Book & Paper Show, and others. We specialize in 19th-century imprints, Technical Books, History, Children's Literature, and much more. In addition we offer appraisals for insurance and tax purposes.

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shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.
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offset
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