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    Darwin and Hildegarde Teilhet. Group of Five Murder Mysteries. New York and Garden City: Wm. Morrow & Co.; The Crime Club, 1934-1940. Including four first editions and author's typed letter signed. The Talking Sparrow Murders. New York: Wm. Morrow & Co., 1934. Red-stamped black cloth.

    The Ticking Terror Murders. Published for The Crime Club, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1935. First edition. Yellow-stamped black cloth.

    The Feather Cloak Murders. Published for The Crime Club, Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., [1936]. First edition. Dark green-stamped green cloth.

    The Crimson Hair Murders. Published for The Crime Club, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1936. First edition. Black-stamped beige cloth.

    The Broken Face Murders. Published for The Crime Club, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1940. First edition. Typed letter signed by Hildegarde Teilhet to The Mysterious Bookshop regarding a mail order laid in. Black-stamped red cloth.

    301; 308; 302; 324; 299 pages. Octavo. With original illustrated dust jackets. Minor edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled, Feathered Cloak with some dampstaining. Endpapers unevenly toned, Feathered Cloak with ink ownership to front free endpaper recto, partially removed sticker to rear free endpaper. Internally generally clean; text blocks somewhat toned, minor text block edgewear, minor intermittent soiling. Sparrow and Feathered Cloak dust jackets unclipped ($2.00), other jackets clipped; minor to moderate edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled, some chipping to head and foot of spine panel and corners. Very good books with very good dust jackets.


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