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    Milton Propper. The Handwriting on the Wall. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1941]. First edition. Octavo. 277 pages. Publisher's full black cloth, front board and spine stamped in yellow. In the original publisher's dust jacket (two jackets included). Cloth binding rubbed, bumped, and soiled. Endleaves somewhat offset. Jacket spines a bit toned, some edgewear, soiling, mild chipping, short tears. Very good. [Together with:] Milton M. Propper. The Boudoir Murder. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. First edition. Octavo. 323 pages. Publisher's full orange cloth, front board and spine stamped in black. In the original publisher's dust jacket. This is a Harper's Sealed Mystery, with the front tissue-paper page of the seal present and largely intact, the rear page missing (there is some residue on the rear free endpaper). Cloth spine sunned. Cloth worn, soiled. Endleaves toned and foxed. Text toned. Rear hinge starting. Edge of text block foxed. Jacket spine sunned. Jacket generally edgeworn, soiled, with some mild chipping, creasing, and a few short tears. Good. [And:] Milton Propper. The Student Fraternity Murder. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, [1932]. First edition. Octavo. 328 pages. Publisher's full blue cloth, front board and spine stamped in red. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine a bit sunned. Cloth somewhat worn and soiled. Rear endleaves offset and foxed. Text a bit toned. Jacket spine somewhat sunned. Jacket edgeworn, soiled, with some short tears and small chips. Good.

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    October, 2020
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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