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G-503 Face of the Tiger/The Stairway GOOD
The Face Of The Tiger
By Ursula Curtiss
With the instinct of the hunted, Lou Fabian knew that a killer was watching
her, waiting with the cunning of a jungle beast to make the fatal leap. She
knew, too, that it would be useless to tell her employer that one of his
wealthy, frivolous guests at the Coastline Club was as dangerous as a tiger, but
that she didn't have any idea of who he could be.
Lou had been lucky to get a job as secretary at the exclusive resort. Here,
no one would recognize the courtroom stamp on her face, or gossip about the
telltale scars hidden under her wide silver bracelets. She though she was safe.
Then came her first warning, the first intimation that someone knew who sen
really was. By the time she was taken out to see the dead stranger in the woods,
it was too late . . .
By Ursula Curtis
Stephen Potter fell down the stairs and died in a pool of blood at the
bottom. The bloodstains never came out. They remained as a grim reminder of
murder, for Stephen's fall was not accidental, as two people knew.
Madeline, his widow, had watched the man she hated plunge to his death, and
had seen the hands that pushed him. Cora, his cousin, knew, for she had seen her
benefactor as he died.
Both women were silent. Neither the guilty nor the innocent revealed her
secret to the police. There would be time enough for that later - after the
blackmail began - after the struggle for Stephen's money and his child --
Covers are clean with crinkles, edge and corner wear. Spine has a piece of
tape around each end. Pages are lightly browned. Binding is flexibl ebut intact