Limehouse Nights: Tales of Chinatown Thomas Burke COLLECTIBLE

Classic thriller of the early twentieth century, set in London's Chinatown, with its opium dens, prostitution and street crime. Limehouse nights was received with measures of shock and titilation in 1916 when it was first published, and has become the inspiration for countless subsequent books, films and TV shows in the following century. This is a scarce publication in a good dust jacket. Small octavo; cheap paper blue dust jacket with blue and black design on front and round onto spine. Red cloth boards. 252pp. No date but circa. 1930

Condition

Used, very good: dust jacket showing minor wear and a closed, mended 3 inch tear to front. Boards and binding very good. Pages a little tanned. Minor foxing.

Publisher

Daily Express Fiction Library

Date published

c. 1930

Format

Hardback with dust jacket