The Mystery of Marie LaFarge.
London: Clerke & Cockeran, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Found guilty in the 1840s of poisoning her husband and stealing a diamond necklace, the case was quite infamous. Noted flaw (reversible) notwithstanding, a very nice copy of this increasingly uncommon volume. Very Good+ in Good+ DJ. Item #5789 Touch of damp cause heel of DJ to stick, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light shelf/edge wear, chip at heel (where DJ stuck to spine heel), light rubbing, else clean. Orange cloth boards, gilt lettering. 8vo. 256pp.