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The Second Shot. by Anthony. Berkeley

The Second Shot.

by Anthony. Berkeley

Publication: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1931, Garden City

First U.S. edition. Former owner's penciled name on front fly leaf, else very good in fine dust jacket complete with a fine wraparound promotional band. Striking dust jacket art by Stuart Eldridge. Roger Sheringham must solve the mysterious death of Mr. Eric Scott-Davies, a popular man-about-town. His death was no accidental sportsman's accident, as was first suspected. Sheringham's investigation turns up scandal ... it seems that Scott-Davies was having an affair with a local femme fatale. In the end, the murderer reveals both himself and his motives. Crime Club mystery.

Inventory Number: 33393