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The Wraith. by Philip. Macdonald

The Wraith.

by Philip. Macdonald

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

First U.S. edition. 8vo. Near fine copy in a spectacular, bright dust jacket. An old man crippled by his injuries caused in the World War, lives entirely alone except for his collection of cats which were now his only interest in life. Then one of his cat's horribly mutilated body was discovered by the villagers and that started the whole frightful dance of death. It began with cats, but ended with murder. An exceptional copy and a Crime Club title.

Inventory Number: 46961