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Lady Afraid. LESTER DENT

Lady Afraid.


Other works by LESTER DENT

Publication: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1948, Garden City

First edition. Author's third book to appear using his own name. Page edges uniformly tanned, else near fine in dust jacket with very light wear to spine ends and the extremities. The author is best known as the creator of Doc Savage, The Man Of Bronze. Set in Florida a young woman is tricked into leaving her young son, and when she returns he is gone .... kidnapped! As it develops the kidnapped child is of great concern, but the deeper motives of the kidnapper are decidedly more significant. Crime Club mystery.

Inventory Number: 26040