THE THIN GREY MAN
by Malcolm Saville
Illustrated by Desmond Knight
Published by MacMillan. 1st. 1966
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Crown Books Series. Grey/blue/black pictorial boards. B/w illustrations.
Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Light browning to half title-page and last text page else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with some small tears and some slight loss, mainly top and tail of spine, there is a vertical crease to front flap.
Stock no. 1305037
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