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BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : COFFIN IN THE BLACK MUSEUM.

BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : COFFIN IN THE BLACK MUSEUM.

London : William Collins Sons & Co. (The Crime Club), (1989). First edition. Coffin in Docklands.
Demy 8vo (23cm). 206,[ii]pp. Original red boards, blocked and lettered in gilt; very mild bruise at foot, but otherwise very good in the original Howard Bartrop dust-jacket, the principal lettering in green, white and black – also very good.

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BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : CRACKING OPEN A COFFIN.

BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : CRACKING OPEN A COFFIN.

London : HarperCollins (The Crime Club), (1992). First edition. The disappearance of two students – Commander John Coffin is forced to confront the nature of love.
Demy 8vo (23cm). (240)pp. Original red boards, blocked and lettered in gilt; very good in the original Joe Partridge dust-jacket – just faintly rubbed at tips, but also very good.

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BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : A DOUBLE COFFIN.

BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : A DOUBLE COFFIN.

London : HarperCollins (Collins Crime), (1996). First edition. Retired prime minister confesses to the sins of his father – an excellent London mystery from Butler.
Demy 8vo (23cm). [iv],(234),[ii]pp. Original black boards, blocked and lettered in gilt; text very lightly tanned, but othrwise very good in the original Mark Hamilton dust-jacket – the principal lettering in red and white – also very good.

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BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : COFFIN’S GAME.

BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013 : COFFIN’S GAME.

London : Collins Crime (HarperCollins), (1997). First edition. Signed by Gwendoline Butler on the title-page. Unidentifiable corpse found alongside Coffin’s wife’s handbag.
Demy 8vo (23cm). (220),[iv]pp. Original blue boards, blocked and lettered in silver; very good in the original Mark Hamilton dust-jacket – a photographic design with the principal lettering in blue and white – also very good.

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"MELVILLE, Jennie" – [BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013] : MURDER HAS A PRETTY FACE.

London : Macmillan London, (1981). First edition. A Charmian Daniels mystery – "a special kind of feminine wickedness".
Post 8vo (21cm). (254),[ii]pp. Original brown boards, lettered in silver; a few faint edge-spots, but very good in the original photographic Bill Richmond dust-jacket, also very good.

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"MELVILLE, Jennie" – [BUTLER, Gwendoline, 1922-2013] : A CURE FOR DYING.

London : Macmillan London, (1989). First edition. A Charmian Daniels mystery, set in Windsor.
Post 8vo (21cm). (224)pp. Original green boards, lettered in silver; very good in the original Marcus Wilson-Smith dust-jacket – price-clipped and just faintly sunned.

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