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    Margery Allingham. The Fashion in Shrouds. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1938. First American edition. Octavo. [x], 310 pages. Publisher's full green cloth, spine stamped in silver. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine sunned, spine edges repaired/restored, some light rubbing, sunning to board edges, endleaves a bit toned and offset. Slightly skewed. Jacket spine lightly sunned, spine creased near rear joint, some light rubbing, thumbsoiling to jacket. Very good.

    "Margery's masterpiece..." (Barzun and Taylor, Catalogue of Crime, 36).


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    December, 2019
    5th Thursday
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