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    Frances Crane. Set of 6 Pat and Jean Abbott Mysteries. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company and Random House, 1941-1956. First Editions. Frances Crane. The Turquoise Shop. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1941. First Edition. Octavo. 313 pp. Publisher's maroon-stamped light blue cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Internally clean; top-edge stained maroon, fore-edge untrimmed; minor edgewear. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; spine panel sunned; a little rubbed overall. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Golden Box. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1942. First Edition. Octavo. 312 pp. Publisher's green cloth with maroon-stamped spin; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Endpapers very slightly toned. Internally clean; top-edge stained maroon; fore-edge untrimmed. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; a little chipping in head and foot of spine panel, spine sunned; a little rubbed overall; price sticker to rear flap. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Yellow Violet. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1942. First Edition. Octavo. 286 pp. Publisher's black cloth with yellow-stamped spine; with original illustrated dust jacket. Corners just bumped; minor edgewear; minor soiling on front board. Endpapers slightly toned. Internally clean; top-edge stained yellow; fore-edge untrimmed; minor edgewear. Dust jacket with some edgewear; some chipping in head of spine, spine panel sunned; some soiling on back panel; some foxing on verso. Very good book with still very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Pink Umbrella. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1943. First Edition. Octavo. 252 pp. Publisher's black cloth with pink-stamped spine; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Bookplate to front pastedown. Internally clean; top-edge stained pink; minor edgewear. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; spine panel sunned; a little rubbed overall. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: Horror on the Ruby X. New York: Random House, 1956. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 238 pp. Publisher's black and gilt-stamped gray cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Internally clean; top-edge stained black, faded. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; spine panel slightly sunned; colors still bright. Near fine book with near fine dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Ultraviolet Widow. New York: Random House, 1956. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 236 pp. Publisher's black and gilt-stamped gray cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Internally clean; top-edge stained dark gray, faded. Dust jacket with very minor edgewear; spine panel sunned; toned on verso. Near fine book with near fine dust jacket.


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