Absent in the Sprint by Mary Westmacott (Agatha Christie) 1st 1944
First edition and first print published by Collins in 1944. A scarce wrappered first edition by Agatha Christie under her pen name Mary Westmacott. This copy is in near fine condition. The book's boards are clean and evenly toned in light blue. There is a circular impression on the front board. inside all of the pages are clean and presentable. There is a previous owners inscription to the fep. The jacket is very complete with very little wear. The wrapper has been price clipped. A lovely near fine copy of this scarce title by Agatha Christie.
Written under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, the three novels the author penned gave her the chance to better explore the human psychology she was so intrigued by, freed from the expectations of her mystery fans. This was the second novel.