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    Anonymous [John Arthur Hamilton]. The MS. in a Red Box. New York: John Lane, 1903.

    First American edition. Octavo. x, 328 pages. Folding map. Publisher's Note.

    Publisher's pictorial blue cloth. Light wear along spine ends and joints. Inked name on first free endpaper. Very good condition.

    Submitted to John Lane without name or title, a manuscript arrived in a red box, and after a fruitless attempt to find the author, this book was published attributed to an unknown author. The publisher's note, printed in red, precedes the novel.


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