Vintage Mystery: Death Disturbs Mr. Jefferson 1st Edition in Dust Jacket 1950 by Anne Hocking - Crime Club


Title: Death Disturbs Mr. Jefferson

Author: Anne Hocking

Description: Stated First Edition. Black cloth boards with violet lettering on spine. 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. Pages toned, but clean. Dust jacket has a chip out of the bottom fore-corner of the front panel; not price clipped ($2.25). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 219 pp. 8 x 5.5 inches.

Chief Inspector William Austen, London, investigates the death of Mr. Jefferson, a refined, friendless man with a mania for collecting valuable glass.

Annie Hocking (1889-1966) was a prolific English writer of crime novels, many of which feature the inspector William Austen.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: Good+

Publisher: Doubleday & Company [Crime Club]
Place: Garden City
Year: 1950

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: mystery, crime, murder, detective, fiction, William Austen,

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