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THE DOOMSTERS by  Ross (Kenneth Millar). MacDonald - 1st Edition - 1948 - from TBCL  The Book Collector's Library and Biblio.com

THE DOOMSTERS

by (Kenneth Millar). MacDonald, Ross

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition of the highly-regarded seventh Lew Archer mystery by Ross Macdonald, considered by critics as one of the 'holy trinity of American crime writers' with Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. 8vo. 251 pp. A just about fine copy in purple and white patterned paper covered boards, black titles to the spine in a bright, fresh better than very good neatly price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper with some light use. Barzun & Taylor, A Catalogue Of Crime.


  • Bookseller: TBCL The Book Collector's Library CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 30073
  • Title: THE DOOMSTERS
  • Author: (Kenneth Millar). MacDonald, Ross
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Jacket condition: Dust Jacket Included
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1948
  • Keywords: FIRST EDITION AMERICAN AUTHORS MYSTERY CRIME DETECTION SUSPENSE
  • Bookseller catalogs: ITSAMYSTERY; Ross Macdonald;

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