Vintage Mystery: Do Not Murder Before Christmas 1st Edition in Dust Jacket 1949 by Jack Iams


Title: Do Not Murder Before Christmas

Author: Jack Iams

Description: First edition. Red cloth boards with white lettering on spine. Head of spine pushed; some edgewear to head and foot of spine and at a few spots of the edges of the boards. Light damp stain along top edges of front pastedown and ffep and to top part of fore-edge of text block. Pages faintly toned, but clean. Dust jacket supplied. Dust jacket shows very light edge and surface wear; not price clipped ($2.50). DJ in archival sleeve. 250 pp. 7.5 x 5.25 inches.

Jack Iams (1910-1990) was the author of 13 comic and mystery novels. After graduating from Princeton University in 1932, he moved to London and began a career as a journalist, critic, and magazine editor. His novels were well received by critics, including the New York Times Review of Books.

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

Publisher: William Morrow & Co.
Place: New York
Year: 1949

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: mystery, detective, murder fiction, novel,

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