1978 Grave Mistake
What Our Customers Say...
First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper
The first edition of this work.
In the original unclipped dustwrapper.
'Grave Mistake' is a detective novel featuring the detective Roderick Alleyn, being the thirtieth novel featuring him. The plot revolves around a murder of an elderly woman in a nursing home, with a rare and famous postage stamp being somehow involved.
Written by Ngaio Marsh, a crime writer from New Zealand, who is commonly known as one of the 'Queens of Crime', alongside Agatha Christie. Roderick Alleyn is her most famous character.
In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Light edgewear to the dustwrapper, resulting in a couple of small closed tears. A little sunning to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.
Delivery & payment
We send all of our books via courier which is a fully tracked and insured service. In our experience we find this to be the most reliable and quickest form of delivery. Our primary courier is DHL, but we are able to accommodate special requests if required, including postal delivery for items under 2kg. See More Details