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Mrs McGinty's Dead

By Agatha Christie

1952

The Crime Club by Collins : London

7.5" by 5"

187pp, [5pp]

 

 

 

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The first edition of this Hercule Poirot detective novel 'Mrs McGinty's Dead' by Agatha Christie, held in the original unclipped dustwrapper.

The first edition of this work. Held in the original unclipped dustwrapper. 'Mrs McGinty's Dead' is a detective novel featuring the famous detective Hercule Poirot and his friend Ariadne Oliver. The novel is a village mystery, revolving around the death of the charwoman Mrs McGinty, who was apparently killed by her lodger. Her lodger is convicted and is due to be executed for the murder, when Poirot is called in to investigate the murder further. Agatha Christie is one of the most prolific and successful detective writers of her time, writing sixty-six detective novels in total. She is best known for her protagonists Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. Five pages of reviews and publisher's ads to the rear.

CONDITION

In the original publisher's cloth binding with the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Light fading and a couple of light spots to the spine. Minor mark to the rear board. Dustwrapper with light edgewear, resulting in small chips to the head and tail of the spine and small closed tears to the head and tail of the front joint. A little fading to the spine, with light marks to the rear wrap and flyleaf. Light spotting to the reverse of the dustwrapper. The very light odd spot to the fore edge. Prior owner's ink inscription to the recto to the front endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and generally clean with only the very odd spot to the first few pages.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed in a Very Good dustwrapper

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