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CLUTCH OF CONSTABLES

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CLUTCH OF CONSTABLES

by MARSH, Ngaio

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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About This Item

London: Collins, 1968 Red binding with gilt titling to spine. Some toning spotting to the compressed edges. DJ (price-clipped) has perhaps been minutely trimmed at edges. Sun faded spine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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
REELBOOKS NZ (NZ)
Bookseller Inventory #
000657
Title
CLUTCH OF CONSTABLES
Author
MARSH, Ngaio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG+
Jacket condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Collins
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1968
Bookseller catalogs
Crime & Mystery;

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12mo
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spine
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edges
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gilt
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First Edition
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