The Case of the Cautious Coquette

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


A Perry Mason mystery. Owner's nameplate inside front cover. Gray boards have small faint white rubbed spots. Light wear at extremities of cover. Tight and square, pages clean and very slightly yellowed. Jacket has chips, all corners are slightly clipped but not including the price ($2.50) . 1/2 - 1" missing pieces at head and foot of jacket spine. Front flap is completely severed at fold, but this is not noticable in the protective mylar cover. Back panel of jacket is a little browned. Front panel is of a beautiful coquette, bright and clean, still attractive. The front panel is almost entirely intact and has very little edgewear. This cover is extremely racy for 1949 mid-America, as the nude coquette is standing behind a pink transparent shower curtain. In spite of defects, a handsome copy. . This is the first printing (NAP) ; it is NOT the book club edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. H4

Title: The Case of the Cautious Coquette

Author Name: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Categories: Mystery,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York. New York, William Morrow and Company: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 14283

Keywords: Mystery Perry Mason