• Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1951

£125.00

In these three baffling mysteries of motive and murder, even the great Nero Wolfe finds himself stumped. First there is the case of the two passionate lovebirds who want to make sure that neither is a cold-blooded killer. Then it’s off to the races, where Wolfe must choose from a stable of five likely suspects to corral a killer on horseback. And finally the detective finds himself the confidant of a distraught, self-described grifter who claims a murderer is stalking Wolfe’s own brownstone. Through brilliant deduction is determined to expose the truth behind the veils of illusion—and bring down the curtain on three all-too-clever murderers.

Book Condition & Notes

Very good first edition, with some bleaching and bruising to spine, and bleaching along bottom of boards. In a very good unclipped dust jacket with chipping to spine and wear to corners and edges. Small tear to bottom of front cover.


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Book Condition & Notes

Very good first edition, with some bleaching and bruising to spine, and bleaching along bottom of boards. In a very good unclipped dust jacket with chipping to spine and wear to corners and edges. Small tear to bottom of front cover.


Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.


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