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R. Austin Freeman The Singing Bone  

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The Singing Bone

Freeman, R. Austin


Hodder and Stoughton

[No date, c.1912]


(8vo) original red cloth, lettered in black on front and in gilt on spine. First Edition.

Important work of detective fiction, introducing the concept of the "inverted tale." A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone and Queen’s Quorum title. First impression with misprinted quotation marks on the title page.

Lot Amendments

General light wear to cloth with rubbing to extremities, mild bump to top corner of front board; early ownership inscriptions, hinges starting, some browning to interior; very good.

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