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Death In The Fifth Position. by  Edgar. Box

Death In The Fifth Position.

by Edgar. Box

First edition thus. Author's first book using this pseudonym. Limited edition of 100 copies numbered and signed by the author. This is copy 82. As new, unread copy in matching cloth slipcase. Peter Cutler Sargeant III is hired to obtain favorable media coverage for a ballet company which is being accused of having a "communist" choreographer. Then the Company's prima donna is murdered on stage as she falls in ballet's "fifth position," and we, as readers, are treated to a superb satire about professional dancers and two more gruesome deaths.

Inventory Number: 30196

$100.00