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    Evan Hunter. Two copies of The Blackboard Jungle. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954. First edition and an advance review copy. The Blackboard Jungle. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954. First edition, advanced review copy, listed "first printing" on copyright page. Octavo. 309 pp. Publisher's paper wrapper. Top edge stained grey, minor edgewear. Dust jacket unclipped (price $3.50); moderate edgewear, some chipping to head and foot of spine panel, some soiling on back panel, front panel partially detached, somewhat rubbed. Very good book with good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: Another copy. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954. First edition, first printing as stated on copyright page. Octavo. 309 pp. Publisher's grey cloth and red paper boards, stamped in black. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear. Minor soiling on rear free endpaper verso. Internally clean; top edge stained black, minor edgewear. Dust jacket unclipped (price $3.50) with minor edgewear, minor amateur repair on edges with ink bleed on verso, somewhat rubbed. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    Evan Hunter (1926-2005) wrote many mystery and detective novels under the pseudonym of Ed McBain.


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