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    Thorne Smith. The Thorne Smith Three-Bagger [and:] His Life and Times. Garden City: [1934-1943]. First editions.

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    Thorne Smith. Thorne Smith Three-Bagger. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1943. First collected edition. Octavo. 685 pages. Publisher's green cloth, spine lettered in black, in original dust jacket. Tape repairs to jacket verso, jacket spine sunned, some rubbing and thumbsoiling to jacket, contemporary price sticker on rear jacket flap, minor rubbing to binding, bookplate. Some offsetting to endleaves. Very good. [together with:] Thorne Smith His Life and Times. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1934. First edition. Octavo. 29 pages. Publisher's printed wrappers. Some wear. Very good or better. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

    The first appearance of The Thorne Smith Three-Bagger, with three of Smith's previous novels: Skin and Bones, The Glorious Pool, Topper.

    Thorne Smith His Life and Times is a brief biography and appreciation of Smith, who died in 1934. It also contains a bibliography.

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