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Hickory Dickory Dock

By Agatha Christie

1955

The Crime Club by Collins : London

7.5" by 5"

191pp

 

 

 

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The first edition of this Hercule Poirot detective novel 'Hickory Dickory Dock' by the prolific Agatha Christie.

The first edition of this work. Held in the original price-clipped dustwrapper. 'Hickory Dickory Dock' is a detective novel featuring Agatha Christie's famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. The novel starts with Poirot's interest in an outbreak of kleptomania in a student hostel, where there is a bizarre list of stolen items. 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.

CONDITION

In the original publisher's cloth binding with the original price-clipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. Light fading to the extremities. Very light bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Dustwrapper with light fading to the spine, and minor marking to the rear wrap and flyleaves. Light discolouration to the reverse of the dustwrapper. Minor edgewear to the dustwrappr, with small chips to the tail of the spine. Small stamp to the tail of the rear pastedown. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and generally clean with only a couple of light spots to the first few pages.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed in a Very Good dustwrapper

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