Vintage Mystery: The Watersplash - A Miss Silver Mystery 1st Edition Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1951 by Patricia Wentworth - British Author


Title: The Watersplash: A Miss Silver Mystery

Author: Patricia Wentworth

Description: Stated First Edition. Green cloth boards with black lettering on spine and the Mainline Mysteries logo stamped on the front. Some areas of discoloration on boards. Previous owner's name on ffep, otherwise pages clean. Dust jacket shows rubbing and edgewear; some discoloration around the head of spine (mostly noticeable on the rear panel) due to old scotch-tape repairs; general soiling on rear panel; not price clipped ($2.50). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 253 pp. 7.5 x 5.25 inches. Dust jacket supplied.

Patricia Wentworth, was the pseudonym of Dora Amy Elles (1877-1961), a British crime fiction writer. The Watersplash is one her Miss Silver Mystery novels, featuring the perspicacious London-based private detective, Miss Maud Silver (with her discreet cough and ever-present knitting needles). The story weaves in blackmail, romance and murder as she investigates strange doings in a small English village.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: Good-

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

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: fiction, mystery, novel, Miss Silver Mystery, British authors,

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