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    Georgette Heyer. No Wind of Blame. Garden City: The Crime Club, Inc., 1939. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [10], 294 pages. Publisher's red cloth, spine and front stamped in black; top edge of text block trimmed and stained red; original illustrated dust jacket. Moderate shelf wear to extremities of binding. Endpapers and text block edges a bit yellowed with age; topstain faded to soft rust color, with a few drip stains and specks of soiling. Tiny areas of restoration at spine and flap fold ends, and to repair a few short tears at edges of rear panel; mild rubbing; Crime Club logo at rear panel faded. Very good.

    [Together with:] A Blunt Instrument. New York: The Crime Club, Inc., 1938. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [10], 310 pages. Publisher's black cloth, spine and front stamped in red; top edge of text block trimmed and stained red; original illustrated dust jacket. Soiling to cloth, visible only in raking light; wear and discoloration at spine ends and top and bottom edges of boards. Endpapers tanned and discolored with age. Text block dulled; soiling along top edge. Minor restoration to jacket at spine and flap fold ends and panel edges, with color added at recto; mild rubbing; soft creasing to folds. Good.


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