• Signed by the Author
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1942

£1,500.00

Beautiful Caroline Crale was convicted of poisoning her husband, yet there were five other suspects: Philip Blake (the stockbroker) who went to market; Meredith Blake (the amateur herbalist) who stayed at home; Elsa Greer (the three-time divorcee) who had roast beef; Cecilia Williams (the devoted governess) who had none; and Angela Warren (the disfigured sister) who cried ‘wee wee wee’ all the way home.


It is sixteen years later, but Hercule Poirot just can’t get that nursery rhyme out of his mind…

Book Condition & Notes

The book comes with a bookplate signed by Agatha Christie - the book itself is only signed by David Suchet.

A very good first edition, in the original red cloth binding. The colour of the spine has slightly faded, and a previous owner's name is written inside the front cover. Some minor wear to the board edges. In a good unclipped dust jacket, with a chip and tear to the bottom of the spine, a small tear to the top of the front cover, and some wear to the edges.


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.

Agatha Christie

Born in Torquay in 1890, Agatha Christie became, and remains, the best-selling novelist of all time.

She is best known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, as well as the world’s longest-running play – The Mousetrap. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and a billion in translation.

» See more books by Agatha Christie

Book Condition & Notes

The book comes with a bookplate signed by Agatha Christie - the book itself is only signed by David Suchet.

A very good first edition, in the original red cloth binding. The colour of the spine has slightly faded, and a previous owner's name is written inside the front cover. Some minor wear to the board edges. In a good unclipped dust jacket, with a chip and tear to the bottom of the spine, a small tear to the top of the front cover, and some wear to the edges.


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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