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Poor Butterfly. by Stuart M. Kaminsky

Poor Butterfly.

by Stuart M. Kaminsky

Publication: 1941

First edition. Fine in dust jacket. PI Toby Peters gets an assignment from maestro Leopold Stokowski. The maestro's rehearsals for Madame Butterfly in 1942 incite anti-Japanese protests and threaten the opening of the opera. When a workman falls from a high scaffold (or was he pushed??) and several death threats arrive, Stokowski enlists the help of PI Toby Peters.

Inventory Number: 20675