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    D. H. Lawrence. St. Mawr. London: Martin Secker, [1925]. First edition, first state of the text with the contents incorrectly starting the text on page nine; signed by the author on the title-page. Octavo (7.4375 x 4.875 inches; 188 x 125 mm.). 238, [1], [1, blank] pages. Publisher's brownish yellow cloth, double-ruled in black, spine lettered in gilt (identified as fourth state and "straw colored cloth" in Roberts); in original dust jacket. Spine slightly leaning; backstrip somewhat browned with a small faint blemish near the center; spine ends and corners lightly worn; bottom corners softly bumped. Free endpapers browned; pastedowns lightly discolored. Dust jacket spine panel faintly dulled; edges very lightly worn with a couple nicks and the fold edges; short closed tear at the upper edge of the rear spine fold; old tape reinforcement to the bottom edge of the front spine fold. Very good. Contains two novelettes, the title work and "The Princess." Roberts & Poplawski A31.

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