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    Gertrude Knevels. A Pair of Gertrude Knevels Books. New York and London: D. Appleton and Company and Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1926-1940. Gertrude Knevels. By Candle-Light. New York and London: D. Appleton and Company, 1926. First Edition. Octavo. 316 pp. Publisher's pictorial orange-stamped blue cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear. Internally generally clean, minor intermittent foxing contained to front and back of text block and edges; top edge slightly darkened. Dust jacket with moderate edgewear; some chipping in head of spine panel and corners; some small tears in edges, front and back panel with some soiling, rubbing. Very good book with good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: Death on the Clock. New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1940. First Edition. Octavo. 273 pp. Publisher's teal cloth with pictorial black-stamped spine, including The Crime Club, Inc. logo; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor shelf wear. Internally clean; top edge slightly darkened; fore and bottom edge untrimmed. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; minor foxing verso. Near fine book with very good dust jacket.

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