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The Old Silent by  Martha Grimes - Signed First Edition - 1989 - from MLC Books (SKU: D160065)

The Old Silent

The Old Silent by  Martha Grimes - Signed First Edition - 1989 - from MLC Books (SKU: D160065)
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The Old Silent

by Grimes, Martha

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Fine
ISBN 10
0316323187
ISBN 13
9780316323185
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Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1989. A cast of memorable characters surround Inspector Richard Jury's investigation of a triple murder. First printing. Upper edge of the boards gently bumped and a small smudge to the lower rear board with light foxing to the edges of the text block. Jacket in Brodart. Inscribed to the previous owners and signed by Grimes, dated Sept. 15, 1989, on the front end paper.. Inscribed By the Author. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine.

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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Details

Bookseller
MLC Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
D160065
Title
The Old Silent
Author
Grimes, Martha
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0316323187
ISBN 13
9780316323185
Publisher
Little Brown & Co
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1989
Bookseller catalogs
Mystery/Suspense/Thriller;

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