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The Man who Loved his Wife - Vera Caspary

W. H. Allen, 1966, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dustwrapper. Unlaminated dustwrapper a little edgeworn and faded. Edges of the textblock lightly tanned. Slightly shaken. Text complete, clean and reasonably tight overall.

From the cover: “This is a brilliantly thrilling novel about a sick man who keeps a secret diary in which he records all the suspicions and highly-charged emotions he feels for his beautiful young wife. The story reaches its climax when the wife, refusing to lie, admits to one act of infidelity. Her confession induces in her husband fresh ravages of distrust and mental agony. Shortly afterwards he is found dead of suffocation. With absolute mastery of her theme, and in an atmosphere of mounting suspense, Vera Caspary builds up to a surprise climax with all the enchantment and skill for which she is famous.”
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 238
Cover Art By: Barbara Walton

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