Vintage Mystery: The Cat Climbs Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1937 by C.A. Tarrant - Cat Burglar Crime Novel


Title: The Cat Climbs

Author: C. A. Tarrant

Description: Black cloth boards with red lettering. Ex-lending library. Dust jacket flaps glued to paste-downs. Library rubber stamps to ffep and paste-downs (no other library indicators). Some soiling to interior. Dust jacket shows very heavy rubbing and general wear; not price clipped ($2.00). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 307, [1] pp. 7.5 x 5.5 inches.

British crime fiction. A mystery that follows the pursuit of a cat burglar, described as a little chap who succeeds in his gentlemanly crimes solely by his intelligence and his astute opportunism. There are treasures stolen from an art gallery, gold from an airport, a gun-battle in a medieval castle and a grim moonlight duel on a sandy coast. Includes a one page glossary of crime and police terms.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: Fair

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1937

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: crime, mystery, fiction, novel, British, cat burglars,

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