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Clutch of Constables

by Marsh, Ngaio

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  • very good
  • First
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About This Item

Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1969. A very good all round collectable first edition copy. Dustwrapper with publishers printed price intact and protected in removable archival booksleeve to preserve its condition. Particularly atmospheric dustwrapper artwork by Feodor Rimsky. Stated first edition on verso of title page. Photographs of the book and the dustwrapper are available on request.. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good.

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
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Bookseller Inventory #
000735
Title
Clutch of Constables
Author
Marsh, Ngaio
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Little Brown and Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1969

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
dustwrapper
Also known as book jacket, dust cover, or dust wrapper, a dust jacket is a protective and decorative cover for a book that is...[more]

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