THE KISS THAT KILLED. New York: The Macaulay Company, . Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-6 [7-8] 9-264, original yellow cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red. First edition in English. Translation of LA POUPEE SANGIANTE (1924). Mystery thriller, set in rural France against background of vampire folklore, of search for mass murderer (caught burning the pieces of his last victim). Bleiler (1978), p. 123. Reginald 08939. Hubin (1994), p. 498. Mild dust soiling to cloth, a very good or better copy in good pictorial dust jacket with some wear and small chips at edges, small chip at right edge of upper spine end head, several several short closed tears, some light general dust soiling, and clipped price. The jacket presents well overall. (#147524).
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