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The Spoils of Time

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  • Author: June THOMSON
  • Publisher: Constable
  • Published: 1989
  • Description: Hardback, Very Good
  • Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First
  • Ref: 957
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The book is in very good condition for its age. Pages heavily tanned. Previous owner’s neat label on ffep. Unpriced dustjacket. A Jack Finch Novel. “DCI Jack Finch uncovers a cat’s cradle of avarice whilst the list of charges piles up. Edgar Aston lies felled by a massive stroke. Below in the dining room are gathered his sister, her genial land-speculator husband, their son, Basil a financial consultant and beautiful Claudia Byrne, a granddaughter, the new generation’s possessor of the Aston good looks. Behind the green baize door, the faithful housekeeper and her ne’er-do-well nephew await instructions. Into this tense and expectant household comes Rollo Saxby, hell-bent on expiating an old feud with his childhood friend Edgar before it is too late. Barely twelve hours later, two lives have expired…” IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH