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Clutch of Constables by  Ngaio Marsh - First edition first printing - 1968 - from Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA (SKU: 17950)

Clutch of Constables

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Clutch of Constables

by Marsh, Ngaio

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  • hardcover
  • First
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First edition first printing of the twenty fifth novel in the Roderick Alleyn series. Light foxing to the top edge of the book. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition.

Synopsis

Clutch of Constables is a detective novel by Ngaio Marsh; it is the twenty-fifth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1968. The plot concerns art forgery, and takes place on a cruise on a fictional river in the Norfolk Broads; the "Constable" referred to in the title is John Constable, whose works are mentioned by several characters.

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Bookseller
Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
17950
Title
Clutch of Constables
Author
Marsh, Ngaio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition first printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Collins
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1968
Bookseller catalogs
Police Procedural; Suspense; Mystery;

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA

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About Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA

My wife and I have been operating Scene of the Crime Books since 1996. In 2004 we attempted to go against the market and open a storefront on Oakville Ontario. In August 2006 we closed the brick and mortar and humbly went back to just internet. We now do internet and appointment only through our home. So if you're in our neighborhood let us know 24 hours ahead of time. Thank you. Don Longmuir

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