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    Herbert Adams. Group of Four Macdonald & Co. Books. London: 1947-1957. First editions.
    Herbert Adams. Diamonds are Trumps. London: Macdonald & Co., [1947]. First edition. [Together with:] Crime Wave at Little Cornford. London: MacDonald & Co., [1948]. First edition. [And:] Welcome Home. London: MacDonald & Co., [1956?]. First edition. [And:] Death on the First Tee. London: MacDonald, [1957]. First edition. Four volumes. Octavo. Various paginations. Publisher's cloth, two black, one blue, one red, all lettered at spines; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jackets. Spines gently leaning; spine ends very slightly pushed or crimped, a few just starting to show a trace of wear; minor rubbing to boards, with occasional faint spots of soiling; a few soft bumps to board edges. Text blocks very lightly yellowed with age; top edges dust-soiled; previous owner inking at one front pastedown and one front free endpaper. Jackets very lightly rubbed, one with some faint uneven tanning, with mild wear along edges resulting in some chipping and nicking at spine panel and flap fold ends, one pair reinforced with clear tape at verso; general light wear and some soft creasing to folds; one jacket creased at center of spine panel and along entire horizontal width; two jackets price-clipped. Touch of light rubbing at versos of three jackets. Near fine.


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