Title The Club of Queer Trades
Book Condition Very Good to Fine
Edition 1st Delta edition
Size Sextodecimo -- from 5.75" to 6.75"
Publisher Beaconsfield Delta Books / Darwen Finlayson 1964
Seller ID 017156
An uncommon edition of this collection of six stories featuring "Cherub" Swinburne, retired judge Basil Grant, and private detective Rupert Grant (Basil's younger brother), and their various encounters with people who make their livings in some unusual way. The stories are "The Tremendous Adventures of Major Brown," "The Painful Fall of a Great Reputation," "The Awful Reason of the Vicar's Visit," "The Singular Speculation of the House-Agent," "The Noticeable Conduct of Professor Chadd," and "The Eccentric Seclusion of the Old Lady." 159 pages. Light general wear.
NOISBN, G.K. Chesterton, trades, detectives