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Moderate rubbing on covers, corners, edges, and spine. Darkening on spine. Board corner and spine ends bumped. Small tear on board corner. Textblock edges are rubbed, soiled, foxed, and lightly scratched. Uneven tanning and paste action on endpapers. Foxing on some leaves throughout. Text is clean, complete, and unmarked. Spine is cracked at half-title (all leaves remain held), but otherwise secure.\u003cbr\u003e\r\nPrevious owner's name in ink on front free endpaper.\u003c\/p\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003eTan, paper dust jacket with title, and editor printed on front panel in green and red. Price-clipped. Rubbing, soiling, and light scratches on all panels, corners, and edges. Darkening on spine panel. Creases and tears along edges and on corners and spine ends.\u003c\/p\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003e\"From his prodigious collection of Detective fiction, the most comprehensive in the world, Ellery Queen chose 236 superb stories -- then set about selecting 36 of them for this anthology. 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To the Queen's Taste, Edited by Ellery Queen (1949)

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To the Queen's Taste, Edited by Ellery Queen (1949)

  • Editor: Ellery Queen
  • Publisher: Faber and Faber Limited
  • Copyright: 1949
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Pages: 669
  • Condition: Good Minus
  • Jacket Condition: Fair
  • Genres: Mystery & Crime, General Fiction

Condition:

Gray, cloth boards with title, editor, and publisher stamped in red on spine. Moderate rubbing on covers, corners, edges, and spine. Darkening on spine. Board corner and spine ends bumped. Small tear on board corner. Textblock edges are rubbed, soiled, foxed, and lightly scratched. Uneven tanning and paste action on endpapers. Foxing on some leaves throughout. Text is clean, complete, and unmarked. Spine is cracked at half-title (all leaves remain held), but otherwise secure.
Previous owner's name in ink on front free endpaper.

Tan, paper dust jacket with title, and editor printed on front panel in green and red. Price-clipped. Rubbing, soiling, and light scratches on all panels, corners, and edges. Darkening on spine panel. Creases and tears along edges and on corners and spine ends.

"From his prodigious collection of Detective fiction, the most comprehensive in the world, Ellery Queen chose 236 superb stories -- then set about selecting 36 of them for this anthology. Crime and detection from American, French and British writers form the Queen's taste and one cannot but admire the quality of his selection. While old favourites are included, fresh ones are established. Amongst many others, Agatha Christie, Dashiell Hammett, T. S. Stribling, E. C. Bentley, James M. Cain, G. K. Chesterton, John Dickson Carr, Georges Simenon, James Hilton, C. S. Forester, Francis Iles, James Yaffe and W. Somerset Maugham are all here" -- from dust jacket front flap.

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