Unsuitable Job For a Woman

by James, P D

An Unsuitable Job For A Woman is the title of a 1972 detective novel by P. D. James - and also the title of a TV series of four dramas developed from that novel. It features Detective Cordelia Gray, the protagonist of both this title and The Skull Beneath the Skin. Cordelia inherited a detective agency and from there took on her first case.

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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

by P d James

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1985
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9780722150955
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Uk: Sphere, 1985. Book. Good. Mass Market Paperback. some minor shelf wear, minor wear to edges and corners, mark on front cover from price sticker removal, still a very good tight and clean copy, Cordelia Gray saw no reason why her job was unsuitable for a woman... until she was employed to discover why a renowned scientists son had committed… Read more about this item
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by James, P. D.

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1st Edition
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1972
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Hard Cover
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London: Faber & Faber, 1972. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK NEAR FINE/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, ATTRACTIVE DUSTJACKET. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. FIRST PRINTING. HANDSOME, COLLECTIBLE COPY.
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AN UNSUITABLE JOB FOR A WOMAN

by James, P. D.

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1972
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Hardcover
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9780684132808
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972. First American Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 216 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with black lettering; full binding of red cloth; mild fading to spine; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild soiling to dust jacket; price cut; water staining at tail of dust jacket spine; mild shelf wear; spine cocked; gutter splitting at page… Read more about this item
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by James, P. D.

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Very Good
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First Edition
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1972
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Hardcover
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9780684132808
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by P. D. James (1920-2014) on the title page. James' fifth novel. First American Edition. First Printing. 216 pp. 8vo. Dust jacket is clean and sharp, very light scuffing, now in mylar cover. Red cloth boards with black titling to spine. Clean within.
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by James, P D

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1988
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Sphere Books Limited, 1988. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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AN UNSUITABLE JOB FOR A WOMAN

by James, P. D. (SIGNED)

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Used - Near Fine
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Fine
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First Edition
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1972
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Hard Cover with Dust Jacket
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London: Faber & Faber, 1972. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Near Fine/Fine. Octavo. SIGNED BY P. D. JAMES ON TITLE PAGE without personalization. Near fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 216 pp.
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman [Signed Bookplate Laid in]

by JAMES, P.D.

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First Edition
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1972
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London: Faber and Faber, 1972. First Edition. Octavo (20.25cm.); original simulated cloth in white pictorial dust jacket printed in green, red, and black; 216pp. Spine a hint cocked, jacket panels and spine toned, extremities slightly rubbed; Near Fine in Near Very Good jacket. Bookplate signed by the author laid in. The first of two novels to feature private detective… Read more about this item
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

by James, P D

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Reprint; First Printing
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1989
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Paperback
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9780140129571
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London: Penguin Books. Very Good+. 1989. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading creases. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photo by James Walker; 208 pages; Cordelia Gray saw no reason why her job as a private detective was an unsuitable job for a woman. Until she was employed to… Read more about this item
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by James, P D

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An unsuitable job for a woman / [by] P.D. James

An unsuitable job for a woman / [by] P.D. James

by James, P. D.

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Published
1977
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London : Sphere, 1977. Reprint. Softcover. Fine paperback copy. Particularly well-preserved; tight, bright and clean. Physical description; 205 p 18cm. Subjects; Fiction in English. English literature; 20th century. English literature. Drama novels. Mystery novels.
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by P. D. James

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by James, P. D.

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1998
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9780446315173
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Shows some wear to the cover, including spine creases, chips around the edges, and a small tear at the lower left edge of the front cover. 287 pages are clean and tight. This is the novel that introduces James' young, fledgling female detective Cordelia Gray. James followed this novel with a sequel, ten years later, entitled The… Read more about this item
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (Cordelia Gray Mysteries, No. 1)

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (Cordelia Gray Mysteries, No. 1)

by James, P.D.

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2001
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Scribner, 2001. Paperback. Acceptable. Readable copy. Pages may have considerable notes/highlighting. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman P. D. James

by James, P D

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1988-04-21
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9780722150955
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An Unsuitable Job For A Woman

by James, P. D.

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Used - Near fine, 1st edition, unclipped d/j, green clothbound boards with gilt spine titling bright; text block firm, pages unmarked.
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1st
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1972
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Hardback
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London: Faber & Faber, 1972. 1st. hardback. Near fine, 1st edition, unclipped d/j, green clothbound boards with gilt spine titling bright; text block firm, pages unmarked.. 12mo (190 x 130 / 7_"" x 5""). Cordelia Gray: twenty-two, tough, intelligent and now sole inheritor of the Pryde Detective Agency. Her first assignment finds her hired by Sir Ronald Callender… Read more about this item
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by James, P D

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1972
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London: Faber, 1972. A first edition, first printing published by Faber in 1972. A very good book with spotting to page edge without inscriptions. In a very good+ (or better) dust wrapper which is clipped and has a small rubbed patch to the front panel. Some wear to the edges and corners. The fifth novel by James. … Read more about this item
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

by James, P D

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Used - Very Good-
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Reprint; Eleventh Printing
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1983
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Paperback
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9780722150955
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London: Sphere Books Limited. Very Good-. 1983. Reprint; Eleventh Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some creasing to cover and spine, small ink price inside, otherwise very good condition. ; Eleventh printing. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Mark Gerson; 208 pages; Cordelia Gray saw no reason why her job as a private detective… Read more about this item
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

by JAMES, P.D.

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1972
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Hardcover
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London: Book Club Associates, 1972. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Book club edition. Stamps on the top page edge and title page from the Book Club Associates Reference Library else fine in a near fine dust jacket with some toning and edgewear. Inscribed by the author.
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

by James, P. D.

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1989
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9780140129571
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London, England: Penguin Books, 1989. Book. Good. Small Paperback. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Small paperback, reprint, 122gms, 204 pages. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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AN UNSUITABLE JOB FOR A WOMAN.

by JAMES, P. D.

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First edition
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1972
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London: Faber and Faber, [1972]., 1972. First edition. First edition. Fine in dust jacket. The first Cordelia Gray mystery. Bernie Pryde's death was certainly suicide and it left Cordelia Gray as sole proprietress of Bernie's private detective agency. It also left her with an assignment originally intended for Bernie...to investigate the death of a Cambridge student who was found… Read more about this item
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