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    Agatha Christie. Sad Cypress. London: 1940. First edition.

    More Information: Agatha Christie. Sad Cypress. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1940. First edition. Octavo. 252, [4] pages. Publisher's full red-orange cloth, spine lettered in black. Original illustrated dust jacket. All edges trimmed. Minimal shelf wear at extremities of binding, with slight discoloration along top edge and at bottom end of spine; a bit of barely perceptible discoloration along spine. Normal age toning to edges and interior of text block; top edge a bit darkened; fairly dense foxing to edges. Uneven toning to endpapers; rear free endpaper rumpled; a bit of faint, marginal foxing scattered throughout. Spine panel of jacket very slightly sunned; mild rubbing and light soiling to exposed panels. Scattering of small, faint spots of foxing to interior; faint vertical crease running length of front joint. Near fine book in an essentially fine jacket.

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