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The Detective in Hollywood

by Tuska, Jon

Condition: Good/Good


Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1978. D2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ and book have library markings, DJ has wrinkling on the edges, inside flaps glued to the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. Book is slightly cocked, rubbing on the cover edges, a few dog-eared pages, discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. The Movie Careers of The Great Fictional Private Eyes and Their Creators.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.
  • Seller: Bookmarc's US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: EC5641BB
  • Title: The Detective in Hollywood
  • Author: Tuska, Jon
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0385120931
  • ISBN 13: 9780385120937
  • Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
  • Place: Garden City, New York
  • Date published: 1978
  • Keywords: MOTION PICTURES HISTORY PERFORMING ARTS NONFICTION FIRST EDITION
  • Bookseller catalogs: Performing Arts;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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