THE CASES OF SUSAN DARE. Mignon G. Eberhart.


Garden City, NY: Published for The Crime Club, Inc., by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1934. Cloth. First edition. Story collection. Queen's Quorum #88. Susan Dare is a mystery writer who solves crimes on the side. Pronzine and Muller (eds.), 1001 Midnights, pp. 226. "Her dialogue is natural and unhurried and serves to reiterate, rather than advance, the plot, permitting Eberhart to intensify the suspense while slowing the pace to allow for character development. These skills...make Eberhart an important writer in the field of detective fiction." Magill (ed.): Critical Survey of Mystery and Detective Fiction, pp. 562-67. Lower right front corner slightly bumped, some light rubbing to cloth, a very good copy in a very good price clipped dust jacket with shelf wear to spine ends with some light chipping, some light over rubbing to jacket. An uncommon QQ book in jacket. (16248). Item #16248

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