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    Ellery Queen. Four Books, Including: The Origin of Evil. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 245 pages. Publisher's binding and dust jacket. Very minor bumping to spine edges, jacket with small chips, tears and creases. Very good. [and:] The Ellery Queen Omnibus. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1932. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 325, 316, 333 pages. Publisher's binding and dust jacket. Endpapers slightly toned, very milk bumping to binding, jacket rubbed, with a few small chips and tears. Very good. [and:] The Perfect Crime. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1942. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 197 pages. Publisher's binding and dust jacket. Jacket slightly rubbed and discolored with very small tears. Very good. [and:] Ellery Queen, Master Detective. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1941. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 201 pages. Publisher's binding and dust jacket. Book plate on front pastedown endpaper, remnant marks from adhesive on front endpapers, remnants of bookplate on page facing title page, very minor bumping to binding, jacket lightly rubbed with some small tears and chips. Very good.

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