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Fowler, Christopher | Bryant & May: Peculiar London | Signed First Edition Book
Fowler, Christopher | Bryant & May: Peculiar London | Signed First Edition Book


 
BRYANT & MAY: PECULIAR LONDON by Christopher Fowler
AUTHOR AUTOGRAPHED HARDCOVER BOOK


First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket in archival acetate cover, signed by author. December 2022 NY: Bantam ISBN 9780593356241
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Bryant & May: Peculiar London
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BRYANT & MAY: PECULIAR LONDON by Christopher Fowler - SIGNED FIRST EDITION BOOK (Bryant & May: Peculiar Crimes Unit #18.5)

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Thinking of a jaunt to England? Let Arthur Bryant and John May, London's oldest police detectives, show you the oddities behind the façades of the city in this tongue-in-cheek travel guide.

"The best fun is running all over the city with these amiable partners." —The New York Times Book Review, on Bryant & May: The Lonely Hour

It’s getting late. I want to share my knowledge of London with you, if I can remember any of it.

So says Mr. Arthur Bryant. He and John May are the nation’s oldest serving detectives. Who better to reveal its secrets? Why does this rainy, cold, gray city capture so many imaginations? Could its very unreliability hold the key to its longevity?

The detectives are joined by their boss, Raymond Land, and some of their most disreputable friends, each an argumentative and unreliable expert in their own dodgy field.

Each character gives us a short tour of odd buildings, odder characters, lost venues, forgotten disasters, confusing routes, dubious gossip, illicit pleasures, and hidden pubs. They make all sorts of connections and show us why it's almost impossible to separate fact from fiction in London.
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5 of 5 Bryant and May : Peculiar London January 9, 2023
Reviewer: Stephen G from LOUGHTON, EX England  
What a wonderful surprise to find a dedicated signed page in this edition. I received the book in mint condition ,very pleased with the service and the product .I will definitely use VJBooks again ,myself being a fussy collector.Thank You .

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