VINTAGE CRIME FICTION (1913)

MAURICE LEBLANC

813 - A NEW ARSENE LUPIN ADVENTURE

Published: MILLS & BOON . 2nd 1913?

Date: 1913

EARLY DETECTIVE FICTION TITLE. ATTRACTIVE PICTORIAL COVER DESIGN LAID-ON TO UPPER BOARD AS CALLED FOR. Publishers brick red cloth titled gilt on spine.Spine titles still nice & bright.An UNCOMMON EARLY WORK BY THIS POPULAR CRIME WRITER.Translated by ALEXANDER TEIXEIRA DE MATTOS.Undated but probably a 1913 early reprint (2nd?) judging from the adverts in the publishers catalogue bound in at the rear.Light occasional foxing. Generally a nice tightly bound copy with very minor wear at head and foot of spine and tiny split approx 1cm at rear external hinge corner.

Illustrated
FRONT COVER ONLY

Condition
GENERALLY VG

Binding
HARDBACK

£85

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