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    H. C. Bailey. This is Mr Fortune. New York: The Crime Club, Inc., 1938. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [8], 279, [1, blank] pages. Contemporary red leather, spine and front ruled and lettered in gilt with five raised bands, boards ruled in gilt, gilt inside dentelles; top edge of text block trimmed and gilt; marbled endpapers. Slight dulling along spine, with light wear at spine ends and along raised bands and joints; a few faint scratches and some mild soiling to boards; light wear along edges. Offsetting onto edges of free endpapers from leather turn-ins. Text block mildly dulled with age. Very good. Purports to be the author's personal copy, with his initials at foot of spine.

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    December, 2019
    5th Thursday
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