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Clutch of Constables by  Ngaio Marsh - First Edition - 1968 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 13703)

Clutch of Constables

Clutch of Constables by  Ngaio Marsh - First Edition - 1968 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 13703)

Clutch of Constables

by Marsh, Ngaio

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  • hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
0002311151
ISBN 13
9780002311151
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London: Collins, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very mild slant to spine, faint spotting to edges. A near fine copy in near fine dustjacket with light wear to spine panel and age toned flaps. A Roderick Alleyn story.; Octavo.

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
Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
13703
Title
Clutch of Constables
Author
Marsh, Ngaio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0002311151
ISBN 13
9780002311151
Publisher
Collins
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1968
Keywords
MYSTERY, CHIEF SUPERINTENDENT RODERICK ALLEYN, SHIP
Bookseller catalogs
Mysteries and Thrillers;

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About Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Parigi Books specializes in science fiction, fantasy, mysteries, Italian comics and graphic novels and Italian language titles. The store is open by appointment.

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