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SH Courtier

Detective Fiction Books for Sale

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Death in Dream Time - SIGNED - SH Courtier
1959 UK hardback first edition, first issue, Hammond, London
A VG book (endpaper top clipped) in VG+ price clipped dust jacket
The book shows small bookseller label and previous owner name stamp
Clean text block and boards, tight and square
The wrapper shows only minor wear to extremities
Signed and dated 1961 by the author on the title page
The authors best book
Great period artwork
The only signed books we have ever seen by this author
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One Cried Murder - SIGNED - SH Courtier
1959 UK hardback first edition, first issue, Hammond, London
A VG book (endpaper top clipped) in VG+ price clipped dust jacket
The book shows small bookseller label and previous owner name stamp
Clean contents and cloth, tightly bound and square
The dustwrapper shows only minor rubs to edges
Signed and dated 1961 by the author on the title page
Set in Australia
Superb cover artwork
A scarce title in jacket especially so signed
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Gently Dust the Corpse - SH Courtier
1959 UK hardback first edition, first issue, Hammond, London
A VG+ book in unclipped dust jacket
The book shows no names, inscriptions or stamps etc
Clean text block and boards, tightly bound and square
The wrapper shows chip to front panel and minor wear to edges
A mystery set in Australia involving a missing lottery ticket
Excellent jacket artwork by Sax
A clean copy
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Brief Biography
COURTIER, S(idney) H(obson). Australian. Born in Kangaroo Flat, Victoria. 28 January 1904. Educated at the University of Melbourne, Cert. Ed. (honours). Married Audrey Jennie George in 1932; two sons and one daughter. Primary school teacher; later principal in Melbourne schools for teacher training for 12 years: retired in 1969. President, Melbourne branch, International P.E.N.. 1954-57, 1958-61. Died in 1974.

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