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    G. D. H. and M. Cole. Murder at the Munition Works. London: [1940]. First edition. G. D. H. Cole's copy.
    G. D. H. and M. Cole. Murder at the Munition Works. London: The Crime Club, [1940]. First edition. G. D. H. Cole's copy, with inscription at front free endpaper: "Please return to / G. D. H. Cole / 74 Holders Hill Road / London, N.W.4." Octavo. 284, [4] pages. Publisher's red cloth, spine lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine ends a bit softened with just the tiniest trace of wear starting to show; corners barely tapped; small bump to rear fore-edge; minimal wear along bottom edge. Text block softly dulled with age; series of small scratches at edges, with a bit of red staining at bottom; endpapers unevenly toned from exposure to jacket and each other. Jacket spine panel a shade sunned, with two small abrasions; nicking at spine ends; wear and soft creasing to folds; front and rear panels lightly rubbed and smudged, with a faint tidemark at rear panel; nicking at ends of flap folds; top edges of flaps a bit rumpled and tanned. Rubbing at verso. Near fine.


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