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DescriptionLeslie Charteris. The Brighter Buccaneer. Garden City: 1933. First American edition.
More Information: Leslie Charteris. The Brighter Buccaneer. Garden City: The Crime Club, Inc., 1933. First American edition. Octavo. 301,  pages. Publisher's full black cloth, spine stamped in red. Original illustrated dust jacket. Top edge trimmed and stained red; others untrimmed. Mild shelf wear at extremities of binding; spine ends pushed; a bit of light rubbing and a few specks of soiling to cloth. Normal age toning to edges and interior of text block; top edge faintly soiled. One or two instances of marginal spot-staining scattered throughout text block; evidence of dog-earing; tear from top of pages 137-138 extending down into text. Minor rubbing and soiling to exposed panels of jacket, with a bit of wear at edges and folds resulting in slight color loss at front flap fold and mild fraying at spine ends; flaps clipped. Tape reinforcements at either end of verso of spine panel. About near fine. Queen's Quorum 86.
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