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    Agatha Christie. The Seven Dials Mystery. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1929. First American edition, editorial copy. Octavo (7.375 x 5.125 inches; 189 x 130 mm.). vi, [2], 310 pages. Publisher's full red cloth, front and spine stamped in black. Original illustrated dust jacket with wraparound band printed in red. Fore-edge untrimmed; others trimmed; top edge stained red. Minor shelf wear to binding with some loss to cloth at bottom edge; spine ends just a touch pushed; bumping to corners; slight surface damage, possibly from insect predation, along joints and board edges. Normal mild age toning to edges and interior of text block; soft bump to upper corner. Light rubbing to exposed panels of jacket; just a touch of edge wear; flaps clipped. Milder rubbing to wraparound band; chip at top of front flap fold; short tear at rear joint. Uneven toning to verso of both. Near fine. With review slip laid in.

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    Bidding Begins Approx.
    August
    16th Friday
    Auction Dates
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    5th Thursday
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    26 Days
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