Alan Hunter's 39th "Inspector Gently" crime novel is concerned with the pipe-smoking detective's investigation of the shooting of a prodigal son on the East Anglian estate of a former Treasury Secretary and city tycoon. The author also wrote "Gently with the Millions" and "Gently Scandalous".
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Book Description Constable, 1992. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Black Boards with silver lettering to spine. Pages are clean and firm binding . Dustjacket is not clipped. Book and jacket are in fine unread condition. Bookseller Inventory # 4079
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002269235
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002912546
Book Description Constable, UK, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition; First Printing. A lovely copy of this title; 1st edition; just a hint of discolouration to pages, otherwise like new; (unread) ; not price clipped; no handwriting inside ie inscriptions or names. ; Chief Superintendent Gently ; Constable Crime; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 92576
Book Description Constable, London, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Well bound in black cloth boards with gilt titling to spine. Text pages all clean. A small corner of fep has been clipped. No markings or inscriptions. Unclipped d/j has just some light rubbing at edges. Despatched same or next working day in protective packaging. Bookseller Inventory # 005746
Book Description Constable, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Front free end paper, cut off. Hard cover, dust jacket.Good/ Very good dust jacket. condition. 192 pages. Dust jacket NOT price-clipped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 095574
Book Description Constable, 1992. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780094708303-3