Book #45189

Death of a Red Heroine - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Qiu Xiaolong
Death of a Red Heroine - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Qiu Xiaolong.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; 463 pages
Publisher: New York: Soho, 2000.
ISBN: 1569471932

An attractive first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with light soiling to fore edge in Fine dust-jacket with minor edgewear.

The introduction of Inspector Chen Chao, the up-and-coming chief inspector of the Shanghai Police Bureau, determined to prove his worth. His first case is the murder of a National Model Worker, a poster girl for the socialist ideal but Chen unearths another less seemly side of Guan Hongying. Winnner of the Anthony Award for best first novel in 2001.

Price: $29.00