The Saint Closes The Case by Leslie Charteris
1950. Nineteenth Impression. 288 pages. No dust jacket. Brown cloth. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Previous owner's pencil inscription to front free endpaper. Pen inscription to author's publications page. Light marking to text-block edges. Binding remains firm. Boards have mild edge wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Heavy split to rear spine joint, causing spine strip and boards to be loose. Scuffing and light marking overall. Faint water stains to surfaces. Sunning to spine and edges. Book has a slight forward lean.