Carr, John Dickson
Title THE EMPEROR'S SNUFF-BOX
Book Condition Mild lean to the spine, blurb attached to the front endpaper, else very good in red cloth with titles and rules in black; in an about very good, illustrated dust jacket that is worn, creased, and torn with internally applied brown paper reinforcing.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1942).
Seller ID 35970.00
Beside the dead body of Sir Maurice Lawes are the shattered fragments of a snuff-box that once belonged to Napoleon. Dr. Dermot Kinross, an English expert in criminology, forces the evidence to tell the true tale. Adey, LOCKED ROOM MURDERS #187.
Mystery. Locked Room Mystery.