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    E. C. Bentley and H. Warner Allen. Trent's Own Case. London: [1936]. First edition, with an advance copy.
    E. C. Bentley and H. Warner Allen. Trent's Own Case. London: Constable & Co, [1936]. First edition. Octavo. v, [1], 314 pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spine and front lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed, top edge stained black; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine ends very slightly rolled; just a trace of soiling along top edges; corners tapped. Text block softly tanned; foxing to bottom and fore-edge; mild, uneven tanning to endpapers. Light wear along edges of jacket, particularly at spine and flap fold ends; very light rubbing to exposed panels; handful of scattered specks of foxing at verso. Very nearly fine.

    [Together with:] Trent's Own Case. London: Constable & Co, [1936]. First edition, advance copy. Octavo. v, [1], 314 pages. Original illustrated paper wrappers, reinforced with pasteboard at front and rear; all text block edges trimmed. Backstrip a bit sunned with several vertical creases; spine ends just a bit nicked; wear and surface splitting starting at joints; light rubbing and edge wear at front and rear; wear at flap folds; soft crease to lower corner of rear flap. Text block slightly dulled with some mild softening at corners, a handful of faint abrasions and some light rubbing along bottom edge. Near fine.


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