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    Agatha Christie. Hercule Poirot's Christmas. London: The Crime Club by Collins, [1938, dated 1939]. First edition. Octavo (7.5 x 5 inches; 193 x 127 mm.). 251, [3] pages. Publisher's full bright red cloth, spine lettered in black; all edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Boards just a touch splayed; mild shelf wear at extremities of binding; spine ends a bit worn; cloth discolored. Minimal age toning with a few spots of foxing to edges and interior of text block; spine split between pages 112 and 113, but still sound. Jacket chipped and lightly frayed at spine ends with one tear extending up rear joint approximately 2"; mild rubbing and soiling to exposed panels of jacket. Faint toning and soft crease at verso. About near fine.

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