Shepherd, Eric; Dramatized by Emmet Lavery
Title MURDER IN A NUNNERY
Book Condition Near fine in red cloth with spine titles stamped in black; in a very good, photo-pictorial dust jacket that is lightly chipped and shelfworn. Small octavo. 186 pages; press comments; plan of production; director's report. Frontispiece photgraphic still.
Edition First edition, first printing: Hardcover issue. Dated inscription, SIGNED by the playwright/screenwriter, Emmet Lavery to actress Lenore Shanewise.
Publisher New York: Samuel French, (1944).
Seller ID 56116.00
"The police are baffled when Baroness Sliema is murdered in the convent school chapel, but the nuns and students take it in their stride and they lead Scotland Yard a merry chase." Dramatization of the 1940 novel by Eric Shepherd. Quite scarce!
Mystery. Plays and Playwrights. Signed.