THE BOOKMAN'S PROMISE. John Dunning.
THE BOOKMAN'S PROMISE.

THE BOOKMAN'S PROMISE.

(Detective Fiction).
  • New York: Scribner, (2004).
  • 8vo.
  • paper-covered boards, dust jacket.
  • (viii), 369, (5) pages

Price: $65.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 78434

First edition. Another of the series of mysteries feature Cliff Janeway, the Colorado bookseller and ex detective. Richard Burton (not the movie star but the author) came to American just as the Civil War loomed on the horizon. Was he a spy for Britain? Lost inscribed books and the journal kept by Burton is at the center of the plot. Signed by the author on the title page.