Vintage Mystery: Corpse with the Sticky Fingers 1st Edition in Dust Jacket 1952 by George Bagby - Crime Club


Title: The Corpse with Sticky Fingers

Author: George Bagby
Illustrator: Paul Galdone (dust jacket)

Description: Stated First Edition. Black cloth boards with teal lettering on spine. Short strips of black tape on boards (from previous dustjacket protective sleeve). Missing ffep. Previous owner's name at top of title page and rear paste-down; "R" initial on flyleaf. Pages toned, but clean. Dust jacket shows slight rubbing along edges; not price clipped ($2.50). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 188 pp. 8 x 5.5 inches. Dust jacket illustration by Paul Galdone.

A killer is stalking a department store in this Inspector Schmidt mystery.

George Bagby was the pseudonym of American mystery author Aaron Marc Stein (1906-1985). Paul Galdon (1907-1986) was an American illustrator, best known for his children's picture books.

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

Publisher: Doubleday & Company [Crime Club]
Place: Garden City
Year: 1952

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: mystery, murder, crime, detective, novel, fiction, Paul Galdone,

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