Reading copy. Ex-library with a few stamps. Spine is slanted and cracked in several places. Page 13 is detached, but present. Boards show edge wear and chipping, some scuffing and soiling. Spine is darkened, has a 1" tear at top along the back hinge. Some browning and soiling, but text appears clear. Apparent first edition.
It was the jigsaw puzzle of Clench House - with death and threats of death for its ingredients - that puzzled Captain Timothy Jordan of the Rhodesian C.I.D. And what was the mystery about Arkwright's secretary?; Ex-Library; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall