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    Milton Propper. Set of Four Milton Propper Police Procedurals. New York and London: Various Publishers, 1934-1937. Milton Propper. The Election Booth Murder. New York: Grossett & Dunlap, 1935. Octavo. 302 pp., [2] pp. (publisher's ads). Publisher's red-stamped black cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Corners bumped; moderate edgewear. Endpapers toned; several notations to front endpapers. Internally generally clean; top-edge stained red; minor soiling on edges; some edgewear. Dust jacket minor edgewear; 1.5-inch open tear in back panel; chipping in head of spine panel; rubbed overall. Very good book with good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Family Burial Murders. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1934. Octavo. 342 pp. Publisher's white-stamped black cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Rear free endpaper with some damage from removed sticker on verso. Internally clean; top-edge slightly darkened; text block slightly toned in margins. Dust jacket with moderate edgewear; chipping in head of spine panel, spine sunned; soiling on back panel, ink stamp on back panel; moderately rubbed overall; small pencil notes on front flap. Very good book with good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Great Insurance Murders. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1937. Octavo. 274 pp. Publisher's blue-stamped orange cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear; boards slightly rubbed. Internally clean; some foxing on edges; fore-edge untrimmed. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; some soiling and crease in back panel; rubbed overall; rear flap with small tear along fold. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Case of the Cheating Bride. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1938. Octavo. First Edition. 304 pp. Publisher's red-stamped black cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Corners just bumped, minor edgewear. Internally clean; fore and bottom edge untrimmed; minor edgewear. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; some chipping in corners; some soiling on back panel; rubbed overall; rear flap clipped. Very good book with very good dust jacket.


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