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Clutch of Constables

by Marsh, Ngaio

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Crime Club/Collins, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original hardcover in dust jacket. Small felt-tip mark to top edge. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in similar dust jacket (now in archival mylar sleeve). Very neat -- a bright copy, attractive in dust jacket. 253pp. .

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
CARDINAL BOOKS ~~ ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
Clutch of Constables
Author
Marsh, Ngaio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Crime Club/Collins
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1968
Keywords
literature fiction mystery crime detective modern first editions
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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