Spine slanted, cracked at pp. 90 & 144, ex-library with usual stamps & end paper removed, spot on p. 103, some dog-earing. DJ enclosed in protective wrap w/ slight shelfwear at ends of spine.
"When well-to-do widow Edythe Westmore is urged to buy a Faberge Imperial egg, her adult offspring violently oppose the investment and enlist Archy McNally’s services to put the kibosh on the deal. As he investigates the bona fides of the bejeweled trinket, the mysterious machinations of the siblings, family advisors, and an aged antiques dealer are revealed, and Archy is thrust into a whirling vortex of greed, passion, and murder that even he must fight to rise above."; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall