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Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948

Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948

£45.00Price

Author: Leslie Charteris

 

Title: Call For The Saint

 

Year of Publication: 1948

 

Edition: first edition

 

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London

 

 

Brief Details of this Book:

 

Call For The Saint features the adventures of Simon Templar alias The Saint. Call For The Saint comes complete with its rare dust jacket and the original binding.

 

Call For The Saint dust jacket was designed by Jarvis and features Simon Templar in disguise as a blind beggar with the characteristic stick man logo of The Saint as the shadow in the background to the front of the dust jacket.

 

Call For The Saint original pale blue publisher’s binding has lettering in black to the spine and front and with The Saint stickman logo to the bottom right corner of the front board.

 

Call For The Saint has 253 numbered pages with two pages of advertisements to the end of the book, with one page advertisement for The Saint Club.  

 


Condition of the Dust Jacket:

 

The dust jacket is in Good + condition being mostly complete, with the price of “8/6 net” still present to the front flap, but with tears, minor losses, creases and marks.  The dust jacket comes in a removable plastic sleeve.

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The binding is in Very Good + condition with slight fading to the top edge of the front board and back board and the spine, slight rubbing and fading to the centre of the spine, and very slight corner knocks.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

The pages are in overall Very Good + condition being extremely clean and well bound-in with only very minor spotting confined mainly to the edges of the pages (only noticeable when the book is closed, and extremely minor and mentioned for completeness).

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Dust Jacket Front
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Dust Jacket Back
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Dust Jacket Spread Open
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Dust Jacket Flaps
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Binding Front Board
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Binding Spine
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Binding Back Board
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Title Page
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Inside Image 2
Leslie Charteris Call For The Saint First Edition 1948 Inside Image 3