By Nicholas Blake
London   Collins
7.5" by 5" [10], 11-192pp
The first edition of Cecil Day-Lewis' mystery novel, a thriller following a cruise ship.
By Nicholas Blake

1959 The Widow's Cruise

London   Collins
7.5" by 5" [10], 11-192pp
The first edition of Cecil Day-Lewis' mystery novel, a thriller following a cruise ship.
£70.00
: 0.5kgs / : 740P56

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First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first edition of this mystery novel, which concerns a cruise on the Aegean Sea. Clare Massinger, a renowned sculptor, attends this cruise with Nigel Strangeways. However, upon meeting the other passengers they soon discover the holiday will not be as relaxing as they once thought.

A very smart copy of this work from the Golden Age of crime fiction, in the original striking Crime Club dustwrapper which is unclipped. 

'The Widow's Cruise' is a thrilling mystery novel following a cruise ship.

Written by Cecil Day-Lewis under the pseudonym Nicholas Blake. He is the father of the actor Daniel Day-Lewis.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Dustwrapper with minor edgewear and some light marks, with a small ringmark to the rear wrap. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Fine

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