Van Deventer, Emma Murdoch; Whitson, John Harvey; Edited by Donald K. Hartman
Title FAIRGROUND FICTION: Detective Stories of the World's Columbian Exposition
Binding Trade Paperback.
Book Condition Fine in slick, photo-pictorial wraps. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap. Edited by Donald K. Hartman; foreword by Carl S. Smith; with thumbnail bios of the authors, map of the fair; checklist of fictional works set at the Exposition.
Edition First edition: Trade Paperback Original.
Publisher Kenmore, New York: Motif Press, 1992.
0962958603 / 9780962958601
Seller ID 37375.00
Fascinating pairing of two long o.p. detective novels inspired by the 1893 Chicago World's Fair--Van Deventer's AGAINST ODDS: A Detective Story, and Whitson's CHICAGO CHARLIE, THE COLUMBIAN DETECTIVE. Illustrated with photos of the Exposition.
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