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    Miles Burton. Group of Eleven Mystery Fiction Novels. New York, Garden City, London: Sears Pub. Co.; Doubleday, Doran & Co.; Collins, [1934]-[1959]. First editions. Murder at the Moorings. New York: Sears Pub. Co., [1934].
    [Together with]: The Man with the Tattooed Face. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., [1937]. First edition.
    [And]: The Clue of the Silver Cellar. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., [1937]. First edition.
    [And]: The Platinum Cat. Published for The Crime Club Inc., New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1938. First edition.
    [And]: Written in Dust. A Mystery Story. Published for The Crime Club, [Garden City]: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1940. First edition.
    [And]: Death Takes A Flat. Published for The Crime Club, London: Collins, [1940]. First UK edition.
    [And]: Death at Ash House. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., [1942]. First edition.
    [And]: Beware Your Neighbour. Published for The Crime Club, London: Collins, [1951]. First UK edition.
    [And]: A Crime in Time. Published for The Crime Club, London: Collins, [1955]. First UK edition.
    [And]: Bones in the Brickfield. Published for The Crime Club, London: Collins, [1958]. First UK edition.
    [And]: Return from the Dead. Published for The Crime Club, London: Collins, [1959]. First UK edition.

    Octavo. 252; 278; 312; 280; 267; 252, [4, publisher's ads]; 280; 192; 255, [1]; 256; 256 pages. Publisher's stamped cloth; original illustrated dust jackets. Minor edgewear, head and foot of spines just pushed, somewhat rubbed, Flat dampstained and soiled. Endpapers unevenly toned, Moorings with sticker to front free endpaper (FFEP) recto, Flat with soiling and damage from removed bookplate from front pastedown, Brickfield with ink ownership to FFEP recto. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent foxing, some pages roughly opened, minor wear and soiling to edges. Ten dust jackets unclipped, Platinum Cat with small open tears along bottom edge and head of spine, somewhat rubbed, Brickfield clipped; minor to moderate edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine panel and corners, a few dust jackets with small closed tears. Very good books with good to very good dust jackets.


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