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Secret Service, Being The Happenings Of A Night In Richmond In The Spring Of 1865, Done Into Book Form Fromthe Play By William Gillette. by  Cyrus Townsend. Brady

Secret Service, Being The Happenings Of A Night In Richmond In The Spring Of 1865, Done Into Book Form Fromthe Play By William Gillette.

by Cyrus Townsend. Brady

First edition. 8vo. Near fine in decorated blue cloth. This is a novelization of the play, SECRET SERVICE, which was performed in 1898. Later in 1919 the play was adapted for the screen with a silent film by Paramount, and then in 1931 as a sound film by RKO Picture Studio. The author of this novelization was an Episcopal minister, who was also a writer of crime fiction. A spy novel set during the Civil War.

Inventory Number: 21884

$125.00