Elder Books & Collectables
Elder Books & Collectables is located in Ross on Wye, UK
1942 the Body in the Library by Agatha Christie, Rare 1st Edition + Original Dust Jacket
REF: ES1407 / LA223828
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The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie. Published for The Crime Club by Collins, London. 1942 First Edition. Hardback in a contemporary 1940's binding but does not appear to be the original publishers cloth, the original unprice clipped first issue 7/6 dust jacket and Half Title Page present. Book measures approx 8 x 5 inches with 160 pages. A highly collectable Christie especially scarce with the original Dust Jacket.
Elder Books & Collectables has clarified that the 1942 the Body in the Library by Agatha Christie, Rare 1st Edition + Original Dust Jacket (LA223828) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1942
some minor rubbing to edges of jacket with a couple of small closed tears, few minor marks to rear of jacket, slight age toning to pages, very occasional page with light foxing or minor blemishes (see images for examples). Overall a very good acceptable copy with boards firmly attached. Please note: the jacket is covered in a clear removable covering which may show some reflections in images
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1942 the Body in the Library by Agatha Christie, Rare 1st Edition + Original Dust Jacket is located in Ross on Wye, UK