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    George F. Worts. Group of Three Mystery Novels. New York and Chicago: Various publisher's, 1930-[1945]. Including two first editions. The Silver Fang. Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Co., 1930. Octavo. 300 pages. Publisher's silver-stamped black cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Moderate edgewear, head and foot of spine pushed. Endpapers toned, somewhat foxed, bookseller's ticket to front free endpaper recto. Internally generally clean; text block toned in margins, moderate foxing. Dust jacket unclipped ($2.00); moderate edgewear, chipping to head of spine panel and corners, back panel and spine somewhat soiled. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Blue Lacquer Box. New York: H. C. Kinsey & Co., Inc., 1939. First edition. Octavo. 309 pages. Publisher's blue-stamped yellow cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear. Endpapers mildly toned. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent soiling, minor edgewear. Dust jacket unclipped ($2.00); minor edgewear, chipping to head of spine panel, several small open tears to bottom edge, some soiling on back panel, somewhat rubbed. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [And]: Five Who Vanished. New York: Robert M. McBride & Co., [1945]. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 343 pages. Publisher's red cloth with gilt-stamped spine; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear, head and foot of spine just pushed, laminate somewhat bubbled. Endpapers somewhat toned, bookseller's ticket to front free endpaper recto. Internally clean; top edge trimmed and slightly darkened, other edges untrimmed, minor edgewear. Dust jacket unclipped ($2.00); moderate edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine panel and corners, spine sunned, several small open tears to top edge, some soiling on back panel, somewhat rubbed. Very good book with good dust jacket.


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