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The Old Silent by  Martha Grimes - First Edition - 1989 - from Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA (SKU: 2308212)

The Old Silent

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The Old Silent

by Grimes, Martha

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  • very good
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
0316323187
ISBN 13
9780316323185
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New York: Little, Brown, 1989. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Remainder mark, edges lightly foxed. 1989 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Violence finds a burned-out Richard Jury when he becomes the only witness to a murder in a cozy inn called the Old Silent. Though Nell Healey shot her husband in cold blood, Jury will go to any lengths to help her and break through her reticence to untangle a web of twisted motives-and twisted lives.

Synopsis

Feeling burned out, Jury takes an unplanned stopover in Yorkshire and books a room at a cozy inn called the Old Silent. Violence finds him anyway when he becomes the only witness to a murder. Though Nell Healey shot her husband in cold blood, Jury will go to any lengths to help her, including taking sick leave from Scotland Yard to investigate. Calling on his old friend Melrose Plant for help, he must break through Nell’s reticence to untangle a web of twisted motives—and twisted lives....

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Bookseller
Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2308212
Title
The Old Silent
Author
Grimes, Martha
Format/binding
First Edition
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0316323187
ISBN 13
9780316323185
Publisher
Little, Brown
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1989
Keywords
MYSTERY THRILLER

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About Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA

Yesterday's Muse Inc. is an independent used & rare bookseller that has been in operation for over 15 years. We opened our first 'brick and mortar' storefront in December of 2008 in our hometown of Webster, NY.Owner Jonathan Smalter is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), former vice president of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), both of which are trade organizations created to promote ethical online selling practices, and to encourage continuing education among fellow booksellers. He is also a 2011 graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar (CABS). He has nearly 20 years of experience in the book trade, during which time he has become adept at evaluating used and collectible books.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
remainder mark
Usually an ink marking of some sort which indicates that the book was designated a remainder. In most cases, it can be found on...[more]

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