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Sad Cypress by Agatha Christie - First Edition - 1940 - from Stone Soup Books (SKU: 55671)

Sad Cypress

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Sad Cypress

by Agatha Christie

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  • poor
  • hardcover
  • First
Poor/No Jacket
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Dodd, Mead & Company, 1940. hard cover. Poor/No Jacket. First American, 3rd Printing November 1940. Red Badge Detective. American Legion sticker on fep. Heavily toned especially on edges an dspine. Shaken to right, hinge exposed and spine cloth is loose.Toning to endpapers and text edges.


Sad Cypress is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in March 1940 and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year. The UK edition retailed at eight shillings and threepence (8/3) – the first price rise for a UK Christie edition since her 1921 debut - and the US edition retailed at $2.00. The novel is notable for being the first courtroom drama in the Poirot series.


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Sad Cypress
Agatha Christie
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Stone Soup Books, located at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in downtown Waynesboro, Virginia offers brick and mortar book shopping by appointment, personalized bookselling, book scouting services, & event bookselling services. We love to connect books with people who love them.


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Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
A hardcover in which the text block is loose, but still attached to the binding.
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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]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.

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