Lady, Don't Die on My Doorstep 1951 Joseph Shallit ~ First Edition


Title: Lady, Don't Die on My Doorstep

Author: Joseph Shallit

Description: First Edition stated. Boards in sage-colored cloth with dark green lettering on spine. Interior is clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is rubbed, showing some modest edgewear; not price clipped ($2.50); in an archival mylar sleeve. 252, [1] pages.

The second mystery by Joseph Shallit (1915-1995), described as ''a fast, salty, tough and authentic baffler laid in Philadelphia, among grifters, male and female, bookies and prize fighters, suave and scholarly gentlemen.'' The protagonist, Dan Morison, made his debut in Shallit's first book, The Billion-Dollar Body.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
Place: Philadelphia and New York
Year: 1951

Keywords: mystery, Philadelphia,

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