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SWEET DEATH, COME SOFTLY by  Barbara: WHITEHEAD - Signed First Edition - from Lucius Books and


by WHITEHEAD, Barbara:

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London: Constable Crime. 1992. First edition, first printing. First edition, first printing. Original cloth, in dustwrapper. Inscribed presentation copy. A very good or better copy with minor rubbing to the cloth and pushing to the spine tips in very good complete but lightly creased dustwrapper. Not price-clipped. Inscribed by the author "with love to Auntie Muriel from Barbara Whitehead 4/5/92". Auntie Muriel is the dedicatee of the author's first volume in the York Cycle of Mysteries "Playing God" 1988, this being the fourth. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.


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