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    Carolyn Keene. Five Early Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, including: The Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1940]. First edition, first state. Twelvemo. 220 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with orange titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Moderate edge wear to both the book and jacket. Textblock noticeably toned. Previous gift inscription on the front free endpapers, else very good. [and:] The Sign of the Twisted Candles. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1933]. First edition. Twelvemo. 217 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with orange titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Minor wear to the book and dust jacket, including some minor paper loss at the fold ends of the jacket. Textblock edges thumb-soiled. Overall very good condition. [and:] The Secret of Red Gate Farm. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1931]. First edition. Twelvemo. 208 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with black and peach titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Minor wear to the book and dust jacket, including some minor paper loss at the fold ends of the jacket. Overall very good condition. [and:] The Haunted Bridge. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1937]. First edition. Twelvemo. 220 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with orange titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Significant soiling to the boards. Minor wear to the book and dust jacket, including some minor paper loss at the fold ends of the jacket. Spine slightly cocked. Textblock edges thumb-soiled. Overall good condition. [and:] The Clue in the Diary. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1932]. First edition. Twelvemo. 202 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with black and peach titles. No dust jacket. Spine sunned. Moderate wear to the spine, edges, and corners. Light soiling to the cloth. Hinges tender, but holding. Previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. Good condition. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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