THE POISONED CHOCOLATES CASE. Anthony Berkeley, pseudonym for Anthony Berkeley Cox.
THE POISONED CHOCOLATES CASE.

THE POISONED CHOCOLATES CASE.

Garden City, NY: Published for the Crime Club, Inc. by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 1-299 [230: blank] [231: Crime Club statement] [232: blank], cloth. First U.S. edition. Mystery novel featuring sleuth Roger Sheringham. "...it should appeal to those who like the combination of good characterization and armchair dectection". - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction, pp. 36-37. A Haycraft-Queen cornerstone volume. Top page edge a little soiled and spotted, a nearly fine copy in a nearly fine price clipped dust jacket with mild rubbing and shelf wear to spine ends, a little mild soiling. Publisher's slip (portion of wrap around band?) laid in "The Christmas Selection of the Crime Club Jury". An attractive copy. (17959). Item #17959

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