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    Lawrence L. Lynch [E. Murdoch Van Deventer]. Set of Four Lawrence L. Lynch Mysteries. Chicago, New York, and London: Various Publishers, [1894]-[1908]. Lawrence L. Lynch . Against Odds. A Romance. Chicago and New York: Rand, McNally & Company, [1894]. Octavo. 272 pp. Publisher's pictorial gilt-stamped red cloth. Corners bumped; moderate edgewear; spine sunned. Endpapers with minor foxing. Internally generally clean; top-edge gilt; other edges untrimmed; edges chipped. Internally generally clean; moderate intermittent foxing. Still very good.

    [Together with]: Under Fate's Wheel. A story of mystery, love and the bicycle. London: Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, [no date c.a. 1901]. Octavo. 323 pp. 336 pp., [14] pp. (publisher's ads). Several full-page illustrations by St. Clair Simmons. Publisher's moss green cloth, stamped in gilt. Corners bumped; moderate edgewear; some discolored spots on front board. Endpapers toned. Internally generally clean; pages partially unopened; all edges untrimmed; top-edge darkened. Good+.

    [Together with]: A Woman's Tragedy Or, The Detective's Task. London: Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, [no date but c.a. 1904]. Octavo. 323 pp. Several full-page illustrations; frontispiece with tissue guard. Publisher's gilt-stamped red cloth; illustration pasted to front board. Corners bumped; moderate edgewear; head and foot of spine pushed, spine sunned; a little soiled overall; circular drink stain on back board. Endpapers toned; ink ownership to front pastedown; bookseller's stamp embossed on front free endpaper recto. Internally clean; minor intermittent foxing, chiefly contained to edges; top-edge darkened; minor edgewear. Still very good.

    [Together with]: Man and Master. A Tale of Love, Intrigue and Mystery. Chicago: Laird & Lee, [1908]. Octavo. 364 pp., [8] pp. (publisher's ads). Seven full-page illustrations, including frontispiece. Publisher's gilt-stamped bright blue binding. Corner's bumped; moderate edgewear; minor finger soiling on boards. Bookplate to front pastedown; front free endpaper torn out; rear hinges just starting. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent foxing; minor edgewear. Very good.


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