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Book Description

The First Edition in sound but worn publishers cloth 8vo.319pps+8 page publishers catalogue a scarce murder mystery by the Chicago socialite Mrs Emma Van Deventer [written under the male pseodonym to escape the predjudice against women authors]involving the disapearance of a schoolmaster Mr Brierly. Considered significant enough to be illustrated in Eric Quayle's "The Collectors book of Detective Fiction" not for the fastidious collector but an affordable copy of a scarce title.
Author LYNCH, Lawrence L. [pseud of Emma Murdock Van Deventer 1853-1914 ]
Date 1897
Binding Original publishers cloth
Publisher LONDON: Ward Lock & Co Ltd. [1897]

Price: £55.00

Offered by John L Capes

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