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The Fallen Curtain. Eleven Mystery Stories By An Edgar-Award Winning Writer. by Ruth. Rendell

The Fallen Curtain. Eleven Mystery Stories By An Edgar-Award Winning Writer.

by Ruth. Rendell

Publication: 1933

First U. S. edition. Signed by the author. Author's first short story collection. Fine in dust jacket. Edgar Allen Poe nominee for one of the stories: People Don't Do Such Things. Eleven stories of unease and suspense, with recurring themes of the consequences of conscience, of the accuser becoming the accused, and of the assailant becoming the victim. Crime Club mystery title.

Inventory Number: 32832

$125.00