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    Agatha Christie. Eight Books, Most from Collins Crime Club, including: Hickory, Dickory, Dock. [and:] Cat Among the Pigeons. [and:] The Pale Horse. [and:] The Mirror Crack'd. [and:] By the Pricking of My Thumbs. [and:] Nemesis. [and:] Elephants Can Remember. Two copies. All in dust jackets, all very good or better.

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    This lot includes: Hickory, Dickory, Dock. London: Collins Crime Club, [1955]. First edition (no edition stated). Small octavo. 191 pages. Publisher's black-stamped orange cloth. Very slightly cocked. Dust jacket with price 10s./6d. Very good. An Hercule Poirot mystery. [and:] Cat Among the Pigeons. London: Collins Crime Club, [1959]. First edition (no edition stated).Small octavo. 255 pages. Publisher's black-stamped orange cloth. Slightly cocked. Dust jacket with price 12s./6d. Very good. An Hercule Poirot mystery. [and:] The Pale Horse. London: Collins Crime Club, [1961]. First edition (no edition stated). Small octavo. 256 pages. Publisher's black-stamped orange cloth. Small faint spot on bottom page edges. Neat London bookseller's label to front pastedown. Dust jacket with price of 15s. Near fine. A Mark Easterbrook mystery. [and:] The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side. London: Collins Crime Club, [1962]. First edition (no edition stated). Small octavo. 255 pages. Publisher's black-stamped orange cloth. Dust jacket with price 15s. Spine of jacket slightly darkened. Fine. A Miss Marple mystery. [and:] By the Pricking of My Thumbs. London: Collins Crime Club, 1968. First edition (no edition stated). Octavo. 255 pages. Publisher's gilt-stamped green cloth. Some toning to edges of dust jacket. Generally fine. A Tommy and Tuppence Beresford mystery. [and:] Nemesis. London: Collins Crime Club, 1971. First edition. Octavo. 256 pages. Publisher's gilt-stamped orange cloth. Fore-edge with light thumb-soiling. Dust jacket rubbed and toned. Very good. A Miss Marple. [and:] Elephants Can Remember. New York: Dodd, Mead, [1972]. First American edition (no edition stated). Octavo. 243 pages. Publisher's gilt- and black-stamped pink cloth over patterned paper boards. Hot pink endpapers. Top edge stained pink. Fine in dust jacket. An Hercule Poirot mystery. [and:] Elephants Can Remember. A second copy, as above, but with slightly faded top edge stain and with yellowed dust jacket. Near fine.



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