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Meet The Picaroon

By John Cassells [W Murdoch Duncan]

1957 - London - John Long

7.5" by 5"; 190pp, [1]


 

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A crime novel by John Cassells.

The first edition of this work.

John Cassells was a pseudonym for prolific Scottish thriller author William Murdoch Duncan. Duncan wrote 220 crime novels in total. 

This work features the well known fictional character 'The Picaroon' Ludovic Saxon. 

In this tale, the Picaroon learns that Eddie Cascadden, someone who had previously helped him, has been murdered by a criminal named Kandas. The Picaroon challenges the power of Kandas and this work follows that thrilling journey.

CONDITION

In a full cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, excellent with minor shelfwear. Dustwrapper is very smart. A Light amount of rubbing to the head and tail of wrap. Rear wrap has a few spots and marks. Minor rubbing ot the joints. Internally, firmly bound. Small amount of offsetting to the endpapers. A few light spots to the foredge, not affecting pages. The odd spot throughout. Pages are bright. Overall: NEAR FINE with a VERY GOOD INDEED dustwrapper.


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