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The Law Of The Three Just Men: " Under their velvet covering the steel talons of the Three Just Men still lurked.... as quick to flash as ever.... as implacable in their pursuit of criminals too clever for the law to touch "

by Edgar Wallace

Condition: Good


Garden City: The Crime Club, Inc., Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1931. Stated First edition ( First Thus ). Hardcover. Good. Authored by the remarkable Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace ( 1875 - 1932 ) , English crime writer, journalist, novelist, screenwriter, plaaywright who wrote 175 novels, 24 plays, etc; created the famous " King Kong " of film fame; and his tale that started with Four Just men - immensely wealthy vigilantes( including a European Prince) who kill people in the name of justice. Stories of the rmaining 3 just men include ; The Rebus....The Happy Travelers...The Abductor...The Third Coincidence....The Slane Mystery....The Marked Check....Mr. Levengrou's Daughter...The Share Pusher... The Man Who Sang In Church....The Lady From Brazil....The Typist Who Saw Things....The Mystery Of Mr. Drake..." The Englishman Konnor ". With Postscript : .....remember that: Crime Club members Never tell . Blac clored cloth book with indented red circle with Edgar Wallace lettering on cover and spine. End pages with stylized white silhouettes of figure firing a handgun against a red-colored background. ( 5 1/8 X 7 5/8 X 1 1/4 ) 316 pages. No dust jacket. An increasingly scarce, first edition, 80 year old Edgar Wallace crime book of stories by the Three Just Men.Signature of former owner on inside of front cover.

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  • Bookseller: oldusedbooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 00003994
  • Title: The Law Of The Three Just Men
  • Author: Edgar Wallace
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Stated First edition ( First Thus )
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Crime Club, Inc., Doubleday, Doran & Company
  • Place: Garden City
  • Date published: 1931

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