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    A. E. W. Mason. Group of Three Paris Crime Fiction Novels. New York and London: various publishers, 1907-1935. Running Water. New York: The Century Co., 1907. One of 150 limited advanced edition copies issued for private distribution. Green cloth with printed paper label to front board.

    They Wouldn't be Chessmen. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1935. Black-stamped blue cloth.

    Another Copy. Published for The Crime Club, Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & co., 1935. Red-stamped black cloth.

    Octavo. 768; 343, [6, ads]; 330 pages. Corners bumped, minor edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled. London copy of Chessman with gift inscription to front free endpaper, some hinges weak. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent foxing and soiling. Both copies of Chessman with dust jackets, Crime Club edition clipped; minor edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled. Good to very good books with very good dust jackets.


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