Let's Kill Uncle Lionel by Jeremy York (John Creasey) 1st / 1st 1947
London: Andrew Melrose (1947)
First edition undated on the title page. Author John Creasey writing as one of his many pen names, on this occasion as Jeremy York. This copy is in near fine condition. The wrapper has only minor wear to the corners. The odd mark to the back panel. It is a very complete wrapper. The book is free from foxing and previous owner’s ink. Overall a nice near fine copy.
The 7th detective fiction novel written by Creasey under this name, this and ‘find the body’ considered to be his stand out works.