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The Crimson Goddess by Elaine Sterne Carrington

The Crimson Goddess

by Elaine Sterne Carrington

Publication: D Appleton-Century Company, Inc, 1936, New York

First edition. Author's only mystery novel. Fine, bright, tight copy in dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends, corners and extremities. Indian Thugee stranglers invade Long Island and the shadow of India's Crimson Goddess, Kali. falls ominously upon a group of persons far removed from that mysterious land. Elaine Sterne Carrington (June 14, 1891 – May 4, 1958) was an American screenwriter, playwright, novelist and short story author who found her greatest success writing for radio. Carrington originated radio soap opera in 1932, and wrote more than 12,000 daily dramas during her long career. At one time she wrote three separate shows — Pepper Young's Family, When a Girl Marries and Rosemary — that each ran five times a week -- Wikipedia

Inventory Number: 44835