Mystery!: An Illustrated History of Crime and Detective Fiction

By: Haining, Peter

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Book Condition: Very Good


R1 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has 0.75" tear with chipping and crease on the fron top, tear/open tear with crease on the back top right corner, wrinkling, chipping, and crease on some edges and corners, crease on some sides, couple of small scribbled lines on the back gutter, moderate discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has light foxing on the page edges, moderate discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. From Penny Dreadful to pulp super-hero, MYSTERY is a rich and varied assembly of well over 400 oustanding pictures, many rescued from rare magazines and obscure publications.

Title: Mystery!: An Illustrated History of Crime and Detective Fiction

Author: Haining, Peter

Categories: Fiction, Fiction: Mystery, Books on Books, Book Illustration,

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1981

ISBN: 0812828054

ISBN 13: 9780812828054

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Book ID: EC7654BB

Keywords: DETECTIVE MYSTERY STORIES HISTORY CRITICISM ILLUSTRATED FIRST US EDITION,