Category: Modern First Editions

GUARD THE GIRL Stock code: 5895

Author / Artist:

Clifford, Read


London: Mills and Boon. 1939


First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy with no inscriptions or stamps in very good chipped and rubbed pictorial dustwrapper. Not price-clipped (7/6net to the spine, as called for). Scarce in dustwrapper.




A dope smuggling crime thriller in which gangster Joseph Meek, drug addict Marlow and the mysterious M.5 of the C.I.D all play their parts, with London, Blackpool and Gloucester as the stage.