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Towards Zero

by Christie, Agatha

Condition: good/good

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1944. good/good. First American edition. A near very good copy with shelfwear in dust jacket. Dust jacket is heavily chipped with rubbed edges, and pieces missing at top and bottom of spine. Still, nice to find in dust jacket.
  • Bookseller: BMD Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 3854
  • Title: Towards Zero
  • Author: Christie, Agatha
  • Book condition: Used - good/good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Dodd, Mead
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1944
  • Keywords: Classic British mystery, Agatha Christie
  • Bookseller catalogs: Mystery;

Book summary

Towards Zero is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in June 1944 and in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in July of the same year. The US edition retailed at $2.00 and the UK edition at seven shillings and sixpence (7/6). The book is the last to feature her recurring character of Superintendent Battle.


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