Spine a bit creased, scuffed along edges. Back cover has one long crease at upper corner, includes last two (promotional) pages. Chip missing from lower corner. Front cover has chips missing from front edge, lower corner, and bottom of spine. Pages are in good + condition with minor foxing.
"A was for Ascher. B was for Barnard. Hercule Poirot was forewarned. But it didn't seem to matter. The letters of warning were sig ned "A.B.C." And Poirot's homicidal pen pal seemed well on his way to completing the alphabet with 24 more murders."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall