SIGNED by Charteris at the title page. First UK edition. 8vo. 189pp. Publisher’s cloth in dustwrapper. Some light wear to the wrapper’s edges, otherwise in very good condition. Binding is tight and square. Contents bright, clean and complete. An attractive copy made all the more enticing with a scarce signature. A collection of short stories, Se?or Saint, first appeared serialized in The Saint Detective Magazine. First published in 1958 by The Crime Club in the United States, then by Hodder and Stoughton in the United Kingdom in 1959, the individual stories date from 1953 to 1955.
CHARTERIS, Leslie, Señor Saint, Hodder and Stoughton, 1959
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