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    Leslie Charteris. Pair of Saint Books. London: 1939-1941. First editions. With signed photo of the author.

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    Leslie Charteris. Follow the Saint. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1938. First edition. Octavo. 283, [5] pages. Publisher's full light blue cloth, spine lettered in black. Spine slightly skewed; minor shelf and joint wear to binding; some discoloration to cloth, most pronounced at backstrip; a bit of bumping to corners. Normal age toning to edges and interior; some mild brown staining and speckling to edges. Occasional very faint marginal staining scattered throughout. Fairly extensive chipping, soft creasing and tearing to exposed panels of jacket; general light toning and rubbing; some speckles of foxing; small gouge at spine panel. Very good in a good jacket.

    [Together with:] The Saint in Miami. A New Complete Novel. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1941. First edition. Octavo. 320 pages. Publisher's full light blue cloth, spine lettered in black. Original illustrated dust jacket. All edges trimmed. Minor shelf and joint wear to binding; top spine end just starting to fray; backstrip slightly discolored; boards a somewhat rubbed. Normal age toning to edges of text block; speckles of foxing; top edge a bit darkened. Endpapers unevenly toned, particularly at front where items are laid in; evidence of dog-earing scattered throughout. Light rubbing and toning with a few small spots of soiling to exposed panels of jacket; handful of short tears from top and bottom edges, with largest (approximately 1.5") at bottom of front flap fold. Very good. With signed photograph of Charteris laid in.



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