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    John P. Marquand. Two Copies of Ming Yellow. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1935. First editions. One copy with possible variant dust jacket. Ming Yellow. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1935. First edition. Octavo. 312 pages. Publisher's light blue-stamped yellow cloth, original illustrated dust jacket printed on yellow paper. Minor edgewear, spine sunned, top and bottom edge of boards darkened. Rear hinge just starting. Internally generally clean; top edge darkened, minor edgewear, minor intermittent foxing chiefly contained to edges. Dust jacket unclipped (price $2.00); spine creased, somewhat rubbed. Very good book with near fine dust jacket.

    [Together with]: Another copy. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1935. First edition. Octavo. 312 pages. Publisher's light blue-stamped yellow cloth, original illustrated dust jacket printed on yellow paper. Minor edgewear, spine sunned, top and bottom edge of boards darkened. Bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown, minor soiling on rear endpapers. Internally generally clean; top edge slightly darkened, minor edgewear, minor soiling on edges. Dust jacket unclipped (price $2.00). A possible dust jacket variant. Lacking maroon geometric pattern on front panel and spine; front panel creased somewhat rubbed. Very good book with very good dust jacket.


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