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    Leslie Cargill. Group of Three Mystery Novels from Herbert Jenkins Ltd. London: [1940]- [N.D. but 1948]. First editions. It Might Have Meant Murder. London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd., [1940]. First edition. [Together with]: Death Walks in Scarlet. London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd., [1941]. First edition. [And>: Next Door to Murders. London: Herbert Jenkins Ltd., [N.D. but 1948]. First edition, first printing stated.

    Octavo. 282, [6, publisher's ads]; 254, [2, ads]; 220; [4, ads] pages. Uniformly bound in publisher's black-stamped orange cloth; original illustrated dust jackets. Endpapers with some offsetting, Scarlet with gift inscription to front free endpaper. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent foxing (chiefly to edges of It Might Have Meant Murder), minor text block edgewear. Dust jackets unclipped, first two titles with 7/6 price on spine, Next Door priced 8/6 to front flap; minor edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine panels and corners, somewhat rubbed, some repairs with cello tape on verso, Next Door with some amateur repairs, dampstaining. Very good book with good to very good dust jackets.


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