By Agatha Christie
London   Collins
8.5" by 5.5" [7], 8-190pp
A first edition of this uncommon to find short story collection by Agatha Christie, a departure from her typical whodunnit genre.
By Agatha Christie

1982 The Agatha Christie Hour

London   Collins
8.5" by 5.5" [7], 8-190pp
A first edition of this uncommon to find short story collection by Agatha Christie, a departure from her typical whodunnit genre.
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First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

A first edition, first impression of this work.

In the original price-clipped dustwrapper.

A collection of the short stories of Agatha Christie, including a wide variety of genres far wider than whodunnits, such as light comedy, occult thrillers, love stories, mysteries, and suspense.

Including 'The Fourth Man', 'The Case of the Discontented Soldier', 'The Red Signal', 'The Girl in the Train', 'Magnolia Blossom', 'Jane in Search of a Job', 'In a Glass Darkly', 'The Case of the Middle-Aged Wife', 'The Mystery of the Blue Jar', and 'The Manhood of Edward Robinson.

These stories had originally been published between 1933 and 1979, besides 'Magnolia Blossom', which had not been published before in the U.K. and Commonwealth.

Written by the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, best known for her creation of the characters Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original price-clipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Light bumping to the spine and extremities. A few light marks to the boards. Textblock is a little cocked. Dustwrapper is very lightly edge worn. Spine is a little sunned. A few very light marks to the wraps. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Near Fine

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