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    Harry Stephen Keeler. Group of Four Mysteries. E. P. Dutton & Co., [1934]-1940. First editions. Riddle of the Traveling Skull. E. P. Dutton & Co., [1934]. First edition, stated. [Together with]: The Mysterious Mr. I. E. P. Dutton & Co., 1938. First edition, stated. [Together with]: The Man with the Crimson Box. E. P. Dutton & Co., 1940. First edition, stated. [Together with]: Cleopatra's Tears. E. P. Dutton & Co., 1940. First edition, stated.

    Octavo. 288 pages.; 247 pages.; 317 pages.; 310 pages. Riddle in publisher's white-stamped maroon cloth; Mr. I in publisher's black-stamped beige cloth; Crimson in publisher's black-stamped red cloth; Cleopatra in publisher's green-stamped yellow cloth. All with original illustrated dustjackets, unclipped (price $2.00). Corners just bumped, minor edgewear. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent foxing, top edge darkened, minor edgewear, fore edge untrimmed, other edges trimmed. Dust jackets with minor edgewear, some soiling on back panel, Cleopatra's Tears slightly toned. The Riddle of the Traveling Skull is a Dutton Clue Mystery, published with a special Stop! Page (p. 207) challenging the reader to stop and solve the mystery before completing the book. Very good books with very good dust jackets.


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