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Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930

Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930

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Author: Leslie Charteris

 

Title: The Last Hero Saint

 

Year of Publication: circa 1930

 

Edition: first or early edition

 

Publisher:

 

 

Brief Details of this Book:

 

The Last Hero is a rare Saint book being just the second of The Saint books written by the author Leslie Charteris. The hero is Simon Templar whose alias is The Saint.

 

This edition of Leslie Charteris The Last Hero book is not dated but has the date to the dedication page of “Paris, January 1930” and is published by Hodder and Stoughton.

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

Leslie Charteris The Last Hero has its original blue binding with black lettering to the front board and spine, and with Leslie Charteris’ initials to the bottom right corner of the front board. The front board has a couple of rub marks, the back board is very clean and the spine has discoloured, corner knocks, and gentle knocks to the top and bottom of the spine.  However, this is an attractive binding in Very Good + condition for this rare and very collectable early Leslie Charteris Saint book.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

Leslie Charteris The Last Hero has 318 numbered pages with 19 chapters introducing the enduring hero Simon Templar to Leslie Charteris’ audience in 1930.  The pages are in overall Very Good + condition with spotting confined mainly to the edges which are viewable when the book is closed.

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Front Board
Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Spine
Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Back Board
Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Title Page
Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Inside Image 2
Leslie Charteris The Last Hero circa 1930 Inside Image 3