By Ngaio Marsh
London   Collins
8" by 5" [8], 9-253; [9], 10-256pp
Two first edition Ngaio Marsh novels, both featuring her popular detective character Roderick Alleyn.
By Ngaio Marsh

1968-70 Clutch of Constables When in Rome

London   Collins
8" by 5" [8], 9-253; [9], 10-256pp
Two first edition Ngaio Marsh novels, both featuring her popular detective character Roderick Alleyn.
£40.00
: 1kgs / : 740P51

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Description

First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first editions of these works.

In the original unclipped dustwrappers.

Two Roderick Alleyn mystery books.

'Clutch of Constables', published in 1968.

'When in Rome', published in 1970.

Written by the New Zealand author Ngaio Marsh, who is considered to be one of the 'Queens of Crime', alongside Agatha Christie.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth bindings, in the original unclipped dustwrappers. Externally, smart. Very minor bumping to the head and tail of the spines. A couple of light marks to the boards and spines. Small tidemark to the top edge of 'Clutch of Constables'. Front endpaper of 'When in Rome' is adhered to the front pastedown. Dustwrappers both with tidemarks to the reverse, tidemark heavier to 'Clutch of Constables'. Minor edgewear and a few light marks to the dustwrappers. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Prior owner's ink inscription to the head of the blurb page of 'Clutch of Constables'.

Very Good Indeed

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