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    J.S. Fletcher. Group of Six Detective Novels. [Various Places and Publishers], [1898]-1927. Some presumed first editions. Pasquinado. London: Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd., [1898]. Octavo. 265 pages. 14 pages of publisher's ads. Frontispiece. Red publisher's cloth with gilt stamp to spine and front board. Spine sunned, spine and boards rubbed and discolored, edges darkened and untrimmed, endpapers unevenly toned and foxed, hinges overextended, gutters overextended; internally clean. Very good.

    The Fear of the Night: A Cluster of Stories. London: George Routledge & Sons, 1903. Presumed first edition. Octavo. 237 pages. Maroon publisher's cloth with gilt stamped spine, black and red stamped front board. Spine and corners pushed, spine and boards rubbed, mild soiling on back board, rear hinge starting, gutters overextended; intermittent soiling and foxing internally. Very good.

    Paul Campenhaye: Specialist in Criminology. London: Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd., 1914. Presumed first edition. Octavo. 319 pages. Frontispiece. Purple publisher's cloth stamped in black on spine and front board, front board stamped in blind. Spine sunned and pushed, corners pushed, boards and spine rubbed and discolored, edges toned, front hinge starting, book label ("Florence & Edward Kaye") to pastedown, ink ownership and inscription to front free endpaper; internally clean. Very good.

    The Middle Temple Murder. London: Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd., 1919. Presumed first edition. Octavo. 320 pages. Frontispiece. Black publisher's cloth with red stamped spine and front board. Spine sunned and pushed with some loss to head, joints weak, boards rubbed and discolored, edges toned, book label ("Florence & Edward Kaye") and bookplate ("Joseph Henry Woolian") to pastedown, gutters overextending; internally clean. Very good.

    The Secret of the Barbican and Other Stories. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1924]. Presumed first edition. Octavo. 320 pages. Red publisher's cloth with black stamped spine and front board. Spine sunned and pushed, spine and boards rubbed with some discoloration, edges darkened; internally clean. Very good.

    The Strange Case of Mr. Henry Marchmont. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927. Octavo. 285 pages. Grey publisher's cloth with red stamping to spine and front board. Spine and boards rubbed, top edge stamped red, other edges intermittently foxed; internally clean. Very good.


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