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    Dorothy L. Sayers. Suspicious Characters. The New Lord Peter Mystery. New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1931. First U. S. edition. Octavo (7.375 x 5 inches; 188 x 127 mm.). 398, [2, blank] pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spine and front lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed, top edge stained black; original illustrated dust jacket. Trace of wear at spine ends; mild discoloration along joints; minimal wear at bottom edges of boards; lower corners tapped. Top edge of text block dust-soiled; speckled foxing and slight grubbiness along remaining edges; two tiny spots of insect damage at front hinge. Mild rubbing to jacket; two short tears, about an inch and shorter, at head of front panel; rear panel thumbsoiled, with small nick at foot; tiny hole and some small areas of loss to surface of paper at front flap fold; folds a bit worn, flap folds creased; price-clipped; small amount of faint spotting at verso. Near fine.

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