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    [Rex Stout]. The President Vanishes. New York: [1934]. First edition.

    More Information: [Rex Stout]. The President Vanishes. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, [1934]. First edition. Octavo. [viii], 396 pages; frontispiece and four double-sided photographic plates inserted throughout. Publisher's red cloth, spine and front board lettered in blue; top edge stained blue, fore-edge rough-trimmed; in original dust jacket. Small round closed tear, with shallow divot, to backstrip; spine ends and corners very lightly worn; bottom corners softly bumped. Dust jacket backstrip with a few small interior closed tears and scuffs and some light soiling to the blue background the upper portion; single chip to the upper edge of the rear panel; small closed tear at both the upper and lower edges of the front panel; trace minor edgewear. Near fine. Written anonymously. Source for the 1934 William A. Wellman film, starring Edward Arnold, with uncredited screenplay work by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur. From the KoKo Collection.

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