Austen-Leigh, Lois

The Gobblecock Mystery

Books for the Austen completist. Scarce. Lois was a granddaughter of Jane's nephew James Edward Austen Leigh. Mystery novel - Lois wrote four. Also of interest to collectors of WWII-era detective stories. This one has Cambridge, Scotland Yard, an eccentric elderly spinster, and of course a murder! Herbert Jenkins Limited, London, 1938. Hb. Rust red cloth on boards with black trim. 4 pages publishers advertisements back of book. Foxing, otherwise good. USED. $70.00

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