1968 First Edition – So Young to Burn: a Superintendent West Story, by John Creasey

By (author)John Creasey


So Young to Burn is a crime fiction novel written by John Creasey and published in 1968. The book features Superintendent West, a recurring character in Creasey’s novels, who is tasked with solving a murder case involving a young woman. The story takes place in London and follows Superintendent West as he navigates through the city’s seedy underworld to find the killer. Along the way, he encounters various suspects and witnesses, each with their own secrets and motives.

The book is a classic example of the crime fiction genre, with a gripping plot, well-developed characters, and a twist ending. Creasey’s writing style is concise and engaging, keeping readers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

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So Young to Burn: a Superintendent West Story, by John Creasey, published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, 1968. 188 pages.

Presumed first edition. No edition is stated.

Red cloth hardcover volume with black lettering on spine. As new, clean, tightly bound, with no writing or markings. Dust jacket present, very minor wear around edges of spine. Dust jacket flap intact (no price clipping).

Collectible item, in excellent condition. Please see photos to confirm condition and edition information.

Weight .38 kg
Dimensions 21 × 15 × 2 cm





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