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    J. S. Fletcher. The Middle Temple Murder. New York: 1919. First U. S. edition.
    J. S. Fletcher. The Middle Temple Murder. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1919. First U. S. edition. Octavo. 319, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's gray cloth, spine and front lettered in red with red publisher's device at rear; all text block edges trimmed, top stained red; original illustrated dust jacket on yellow paper. Spine ends just slightly pushed and worn, particularly at foot. Text block slightly dulled; some light penciling to endpapers. Jacket spine panel dulled just a shade, with nicking at ends; short repaired tear at bottom of front panel fold; barely perceptible rubbing to rear panel, with tiny hole toward center; soft creasing to flap folds, with some slight chipping at ends and a spot of soiling at rear flap fold; top edges of flaps slightly rumpled. Very nearly fine. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.


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    September, 2019
    5th Thursday
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