Crooked House. Agatha CHRISTIE.
Crooked House.
Crooked House.

Crooked House.

Collins Crime Club, 1949.

First edition, first printing. 8vo. Orange boards with black lettering to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with clean boards. Some sporadic foxing to endpapers. No inscriptions. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete with light wear to extremities & a short closed tear at foot of spine. Original price of 8s6dnet on front flap. None of the usual fading to the wrapper spine. Dustwrapper in uncommon complete & unfaded condition.

Aristotle Leonides lies dead in the Crooked House from barbiturate poisoning; a half timbered house called The Three Gables where all are is not what seems. A grieving luscious widow fifty years Aristotle's junior is carrying on with the house tutor and none of the Leonides brood are to be trusted.

Wagstaff & Poole p.199

Item #101765

Price: £650.00