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The Crime Code. by William Le Queux

The Crime Code.

by William Le Queux

Publication: The Macaulay Company, 1928, New York

First U.S. edition. 8vo. Originally published in England using the title, DOUBLE NOUGHT. Very good in a beautifully fine dust jacket. A young man, the only son of a distinguished member of Parliament, becomes involved with the death of another man and fearing scandal and arrest, goes into hiding. While in hiding he meets a young woman and through that fatalistic meeting he becomes involved in a series of the most amazing escapades with a gang of society crooks.

Inventory Number: 41151