The Tyler Mystery by Paul Temple, 1st/1st, 1957
This is a near fine copy of Paul Temple's 'The Tyler Mystery' in first edition, first printing. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1957. This copy also comes with a promotional card inside the front cover. The textblocks in great condition with little discolouration discolouration and no foxing. There are some light scratch marks to the top and bottom of the texblock, however are very faint and small. The dust jacket shows some shelf wear with some small tears to the jacket on the back cover and a small amount of wear on either end of the cover by the spine, however is in overall nice condition, and has not been price clipped. The boards are free from chips and marks and are in great condition. Overall this is a near fine copy.
Paul Temple is a fictional character created by English writer Francis Durbridge. Temple is a professional author of crime fiction and an amateur private detective.When two young women are found murdered within a week of each other, Scotland Yard enlist the help of sleuthing crime writer Paul Temple to unravel the mystery. Temple takes up the scent and discovers a dark secret that places him in mortal danger.