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Laura by  Vera Caspary - Hardcover - 1989 - from Minotavros Books and Biblio.com

Laura

by Caspary, Vera

Condition: Near Fine/No Jacket


Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1989. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo (tall). Franklin Mystery Series. Original green cloth binding. A.e.g. 248 p.p. Interior clean, crisp. Light rubbing to boards, extremities. Binding tight. A near fine copy. Vera Caspary [1899-1987] was an American novelist, screenwriter, and playwright. Laura is her most famous novel, which was turned into a film starring Vincent Price and Gene Tierney.
  • Bookseller: Minotavros Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001628
  • Title: Laura
  • Author: Caspary, Vera
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Franklin Library
  • Place: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania
  • Date published: 1989
  • Keywords: Mystery, Noir, Fiction
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction; Mystery; Franklin Library;


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rubbing
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