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    Freeman Wills Crofts. Found Floating. London: 1937. First edition.
    Freeman Wills Crofts. Found Floating. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1937. First edition. Octavo. 316, [4] pages. Publisher's light grayish-blue cloth, spine and front lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed; decorated map front endpapers; original illustrated dust jacket. Foot of spine gently pushed, light wear to spine ends and along joints; backstrip softly discolored; two spots of soiling at rear joint; further mild discoloration to cloth at boards; minor wear along bottom edges of boards. Text block very faintly dulled with age; top and bottom edges lightly soiled and smudged; couple spots of foxing each to endpapers; marginal soiling scattered throughout interior, including some that is slightly tacky and causes leaves to gently resist separation. Mild edge wear to jacket, particularly at spine ands; tiny tear each at head of panel folds, one repaired with glue, causing a speck of brown; a few short tears extending in from edges of front and rear panels; closed tear at base of rear panel fold reinforced with tape at verso. Near fine.


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