Item #101794 A Taste of Power. W. J. BURLEY.
A Taste of Power.

A Taste of Power.

Gollancz, 1966.

Authors first novel. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Red boards with gilt titles. Yellow Gollancz dustwrapper. A near fine copy with clean boards. Internally complete with no inscriptions. The very good+/near fine dustwrapper is complete with light wear to extremities and mild toning to spine. Original price of 21/-net to front flap. An attractive copy of Burley's first novel.

The first of the Dr Henry Pym novels - Amateur Criminologist. Pym is asked to help headmaster Tristram-Jones to solve a nasty case of poison pen writing at his school. All seems a little pedestrian until one of the teachers is found dead at the foot of the nearby cliffs.

Item #101794

Price: £135.00

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