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    Leslie Charteris. The Ace of Knaves. London: 1937. First edition.

    More Information: Leslie Charteris. The Ace of Knaves. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1937. First edition. Octavo. 315, [5] pages. Publisher's full light blue cloth, front and spine lettered in black. Original illustrated dust jacket. All edges trimmed; top edge stained light blue. Mild shelf and joint wear to binding; backstrip a touch discolored; scattered speckle-soiling to rear board; bump to upper rear corner. Normal light age toning to edges and interior of text block. Previous owner name-stamp to front free endpaper; two or three instances of marginal staining scattered throughout. Minimal rubbing and speckle-soiling to exposed panels of jacket; slight fraying at spine and flap fold ends; one very short tear at bottom of rear joint fold, another at top; small drip stain at front flap. Near fine.

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