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    Patricia Cornwell. Postmortem. New York: [1990]. First edition, inscribed.

    More Information: Patricia Cornwell. Postmortem. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1990]. First edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author to a forensic pathologist, prior to the publication date, on the title-page: "To Dr. [Richard] Froede - / The chief among all forensic / scientists! / Best / Patricia Daniels Cornwell / 1989." Octavo. [viii], 293, [3, blank] pages. Publisher's quarter black cloth over red paper-covered boards, spine lettered in silver, in original dust jacket. Very gentle spine lean; spine ends lightly worn. Dust jacket with just a touch of edgewear; price-clipped. A sharp, nearly fine copy with a wonderful inscription. Author's debut novel and first to feature Kay Scarpetta. From the KoKo Collection.

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