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    Alec Lumsden. The Detector. London and Glasgow: Blackie & Son Ltd., 1937. First edition. Octavo. 202 pages. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear, head and foot of spine pushed, soiling in margins. Endpapers mildly foxed, minor damage to rear pastedown from eraser. Internally generally clean; moderate intermittent soiling, soiling and foxing along edges, minor edgewear. Dust jacket with 3s 6d price on spine; moderate edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine panel and corners, spine sunned, soiled, front panel creased, several small tears closed with cello tape, reinforced on verso with thick brown paper, rubbed. Good book with good dust jacket.

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