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    Georges Ohnet. Pair of French Crime Fiction Novels. New York and London: Worthington Co.; Chatto & Windus, 1892-1903. Antionette; or, The Marl-Pit Mystery (La Grande Marniére). Translated from the French by Remington Bramwell and "AL." New York: Worthington Co., 1892. Presumed first edition in English. Worthington Fair Library No. 6. Octavo. 255 pages. Illustrated with frontispiece by [Paul Trumann?]. Publisher's illustrated paper wrappers. Minor edgewear, front wrapper somewhat creased and small repair on verso with cello tape, corners bumped, spine sunned, minor soiling on back wrapper, somewhat rubbed. Ink ownership to front free endpaper recto. Internally generally clean; text block toned, several light pencil notations in text. Very good.

    [Together with]: The Woman of Mystery. Translated by Fred. Rothwell. London: Chatto & Windus, 1903. Presumed first edition in English. Octavo. 374, 32 (publisher's catalog, dated Sept. 1902) pages. Publisher's pictorial burgundy cloth stamped in orange, black, and pink. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear, head and foot of spine just pushed. Endpapers foxed. Internally generally clean; tail edge untrimmed, other edges trimmed, top edge gilt, moderate foxing. Very good.


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