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    Lynd Ward. Madman's Drum. A novel in woodcuts. New York: Johnathan Cape, Harrison Smith, [1930]. First edition. Signed and inscribed by the author to the half-title page, "For Fred and Wanda / from May and Lynd." Octavo. Unpaginated. Completely illustrated in wood engravings. Paper illustrated with Ward's designs over boards, backed in black cloth, pictorial printed paper spine label. Minor edgewear, slightly cocked, head and foot of spine pushed. Black endpapers. Internally clean and tight, top edge trimmed and stained black, other edges rough-trimmed; minor offsetting to blank pages, text block edges toned with minor wear. Dust jacket unclipped ($3.00); heavy edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine and corners with losses, spine sunned and worn with a 3.5-inch narrow open tear, toned and rubbed. Very good book with fair dust jacket.

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