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The Mysterious Mickey Finn or Murder at the Café du Dôme. An International Mystery.

New York: Modern Age Books, [1939].

Price: $50.00

About the item

Second printing, September 1939 (same month as the first). 243, [2] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original printed wrappers, back cover with 5 reviews and announcement of Hugger-Mugger in the Louvre. Small loss to bottom corner of front wrapper. Very good.

Item #366145

Hilarious nostalgic mystery set in the cosmopolitan artistic Paris of the the late 1920s, with forged paintings, a missing American millionaire, staggering quantities of drink, and the murder of a loathsome charatcer, solved by Homer Evans, cultured American idler.