The Last Hero

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $325.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG+


Black cloth, lettered and with front cover publisher's device stamped in red, top text block edge dyed red (original to issue). Modest shelf wear with slight binding lean, text block edges somewhat dulled by age. Front cover cloth shows faint irregularities, possibly the result of light moisture contact that has resulted in mild spotting or dye lightening, at worst a minor cosmetic blemish. Firm binding, clean interior. [viii],312 pp. Very scarce color illus. dust jacket shows wear but is still intact, rubbed with occasional small chips and assciated creasing along edges, modest loss at corners, 1/4" to 1/2" loss at spine extremities, bits of surface paper loss to front panel with 1/2" crescent of loss midway along front joint; now in archival mylar. The third novel, after "Meet the Tiger" and "Enter the Saint," to feature Simon Templar, aka The Saint, alternatively titled "The Creeping Death," "Sudden Death," "The Saint Closes the Case," and "The Saint and the Last Hero." Very scarce, particularly in jacket.

Title: The Last Hero

Author Name: Charteris, Leslie

Categories: Mystery/Detective & True Crime,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co. for The Crime Club: 1931

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 030452