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    Freeman Wills Crofts. Mystery on Southampton Water. London: 1934. First edition.
    Freeman Wills Crofts. Mystery on Southampton Water. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1934. First edition. Octavo. 319, [1] pages. Full-page map. Publisher's light grayish-blue cloth, spine and front lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Mild lean to spine; spine ends slightly rolled; wear at spine ends, along backstrip and joints; a few small specks of soiling at rear board; wear to board edges; corners tapped. Text block very softly dulled with age; trace amount of soiling at top and bottom edges, with rubbing at bottom corner; previous owner inscription at front pastedown; offsetting onto free endpapers from aging binding; upper corner of front free endpaper creased, with a faint pencil notation. Very light edge wear to jacket; general soft rubbing to exposed panels; front flap mostly or fully split away along flap fold, reattached with clear tape at verso; tiny tear at foot of rear flap fold; handful of small spots of foxing at verso. Near fine.


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