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Incredible Detective. The Biography of William J.Burns.

by Caesar, Gene:

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New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1968 First edition. HB. Yellow cloth with black cloth spine, and dustjacket. 224pp. With b&w photos in plates, including one of Burns with Conan-Doyle. Famous American detective of the early 20th century. Very Good in Good+ protected jacket. Light rubbing to spine ends. Jacket has a few light marks, some fade to spine,chips to spine ends, larger chip to top rear (2x2cm) a few creases and scratch to back.
  • Bookseller: David Ford Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24956
  • Title: Incredible Detective. The Biography of William J.Burns.
  • Author: Caesar, Gene:
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1968
  • Bookseller catalogs: True Crime;


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