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    Victor Appleton. Four Tom Swift First Editions including Tom Swift and His Sky Train. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1931. First edition. Twelvemo. 218 pages. Illustrated. Tan pictorial cloth with titles and decoration in black and red on the spine and front board. Slight shelf wear to boards. Contents sound. Former owner's name in pencil on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket slightly faded with moderate shelf wear at the corners and edges. Spine slightly faded, else a handsome copy in very good condition. [and] Tom Swift and His Giant Magnet. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1932. First edition. Twelvemo. 216 pages. Illustrated. Tan pictorial cloth with titles and decoration in black and red on the spine and front board. Minor spotting to the boards, internal contents bright. Dust jacket with small areas of loss on the front edges, a few small closed tears, back panel slightly toned. Spine slightly faded. Very good. [and] Tom Swift and His Television Detector. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1933. First edition. Twelvemo. 216 pages. Illustrated by Nat Falk. Orange boards with titles in black on the spine and front board. Pictorial endpapers. Top edge red. A beautiful copy internally and externally with an old gift inscription Corners slightly bumped else a nice copy internally and externally. Former owner's name on the front free endpaper. Bright dust jacket with slight shelf wear, slightly toned on the back panel and spine slightly faded. A very good copy. [and] Tom Swift and His Ocean Airport. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1934. First edition. Twelvemo. 214 pages. Illustrated by Nat Falk. Orange boards with titles in black on the spine and front board. Pictorial endpapers. Shelf wear to light soiling to boards, spine slightly faded, and corners bumped. Contents slightly toned, else sound. Dust jacket front panel slightly faded, spine more so, else light shelf wear and toning. A very good copy. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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