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    Lawrence G. Blochman. Midnight Sailing. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1938]. First edition. Inscribed, "For Betty / The author's favorite Bryner, / from her (I hope) / favorite author. / Larry / Hollywood, / Sept. 30, / 1938" with an additional, full signature at title-page. Octavo. [4], 311, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's grayish-green cloth, spine lettered in white; fore-edge untrimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Slight skew to spine; tiny amount of spine lettering chipped away; discoloration along spine ends and board edges; handful of scratches to boards visible only in raking light. Bookseller's ticket at rear pastedown; endpapers and text block yellowed with age; top edge of text block soiled. Restoration to edges and folds of jacket, disguised with added color at recto; exposed panels rubbed. Very good book in a good jacket.

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