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Death Treads Softly

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Product description

Set in the haunting and picturesque Isle of Man, Finlo Crennell, ex-harbourmaster of Castletown, has been missing for a week before he is found by the police wandering in London, suffering from loss of memory. He is escorted back to the Island by Chief Inspector Littlejohn, of Scotland Yard, but is unable to throw any light on how he came to be in London or what he has been doing. Within twenty-four hours, Crennell is found murdered – shot through the head. Littlejohn is called in to investigate not only Crennell’s murder, but also that of Charles Cribbin, a bankrupt farmer, whose body is found in a desolate ruined house on the moors. This all provides the Chief Inspector with a most baffling case.

Hardback. Yellow cloth boards. Pictorial dust jacket. There is shelf wear and some small tears to the dust jacket. There is a little foxing to the page edges. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is tight.

Item details

Author(s):
Bellairs, George
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
c. 1956
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
The Thriller Book Club
Title:
Death Treads Softly

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Set in the haunting and picturesque Isle of Man, Finlo Crennell, ex-harbourmaster of Castletown, has been missing for a week before he is found by the police wandering in London, suffering from loss of memory. He is escorted back to the Island by Chief Inspector Littlejohn, of Scotland Yard, but is unable to throw any light on how he came to be in London or what he has been doing. Within twenty-four hours, Crennell is found murdered – shot through the head. Littlejohn is called in to investigate not only Crennell’s murder, but also that of Charles Cribbin, a bankrupt farmer, whose body is found in a desolate ruined house on the moors. This all provides the Chief Inspector with a most baffling case.

Hardback. Yellow cloth boards. Pictorial dust jacket. There is shelf wear and some small tears to the dust jacket. There is a little foxing to the page edges. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is tight.

Author(s):
Bellairs, George
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
c. 1956
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
The Thriller Book Club
Title:
Death Treads Softly

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