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The Canvas Coffin. by William Campbell. Gault

The Canvas Coffin.

by William Campbell. Gault

Publication: E P Dutton & Co, Inc, 1953, New York

First edition. Presentation inscription by the author at Bouchercon, 1982. Fine in dust jacket with professional restoration to spine ends and corners. Luke Pilgrim, a middleweight boxing champion was punch drunk after a recent bout and couldn't remember whether that night he had killed Brenda Vane, the girl he had taken home after the party, and whose body had been found badly beaten. Luke could remember a few signs but could put nothing together to help him find the murderer. The few days amnesia held the answer to the perplexing puzzle. An elusive title.

Inventory Number: 36824

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