The second novel by Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie – The Secret Adversary – First UK Edition 1922 The Bodley Head
A first edition, first printing published by The Bodley Head in 1922. A very good copy without inscriptions. Some fairly heavy spotting to the prelims. Some rubbing to the edges and corners a little bumped. First issue with the advert for Christie’s ‘Mysterious Affair At Styles’ to the rear. From the library of Percy Lubbuck with his bookplate to the front pastedown. The author’s second novel and the first appearance of Tommy and Tuppence.