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    Arthur Gask. The Lonely House. New York: The Macaulay Company, [1931]. First American edition. Octavo. 315, [5, blank] pages. Publisher's full green cloth, front board and spine stamped in dark green. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine a bit toned, rubbed and thumbsoiled. Cloth boards mildly rubbed and thumbsoiled. Endleaves somewhat offset, edge of text block slightly foxed. Jacket slightly rubbed and thumbsoiled, with some marginal foxing to rear jacket flap. Still, a fine copy.

    Arthur Gask (1869-1951) was a British writer, who spent most of his adult life in Australia. He was a dentist and part-time mystery novelist, achieving success in both endeavors. His admirers included H. G. Wells and Bertrand Russell.


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