Agatha Christie – Elephants Can Remember – First Edition 1972 – SIGNED and INSCRIBED to Sherman Camoys

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Agatha Christie – Elephants Can Remember – First Edition 1972 – SIGNED and INSCRIBED to Sherman Camoys

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A first edition, first printing published by Collins in 1972. A fine book in near fine unclipped wrapper. Inscribed on the front endpaper: ‘To Sherman Camoys with love and best wishes from Agatha Christie/ Oct 1st 1973″.
Sherman Stonor, 6th Baron Camoys, and his wife Jeannie Stonor were friends and neighbours of Christie and Max Mallowan towards the end of their lives. According to a book written by her daughter, Jeannie Stonor was a bisexual Nazi supporter, a wild party-loving aristocrat who had a string of lovers throughout her marriage. Baron Camoys led a rather quieter life. After Christie and Camoys both died in 1976, Mallowan proposed to Jeannie Stonor though shortly thereafter he changed his mind and they were never married.

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A first edition, first printing published by Collins in 1972. A fine book in near fine unclipped wrapper. Inscribed on the front endpaper: ‘To Sherman Camoys with love and best wishes from Agatha Christie/ Oct 1st 1973″.
Sherman Stonor, 6th Baron Camoys, and his wife Jeannie Stonor were friends and neighbours of Christie and Max Mallowan towards the end of their lives. According to a book written by her daughter, Jeannie Stonor was a bisexual Nazi supporter, a wild party-loving aristocrat who had a string of lovers throughout her marriage. Baron Camoys led a rather quieter life. After Christie and Camoys both died in 1976, Mallowan proposed to Jeannie Stonor though shortly thereafter he changed his mind and they were never married.