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    Murray Leinster (pseudonym of William Fitzgerald Jenkins). Wings of Chance: A Murder Mystery. London: John Hamilton Ltd. Publishers, n.d. [1935]. First British edition. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6-256, original blue cloth, spine panel stamped in black. Text block foxed, a near fine copy in good pictorial dust jacket (designed by Howard Leigh) with some edge wear and shallow chipping, larger 10 mm chip from crown of spine panel, foxing (mostly rear panel), some soiling and age darkening to spine panel and along flap folds, and several old internal tape mends; the pictorial front panel is intact and attractive. Uncommon in jacket.

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    The author's first book. Published earlier in the U.S. in 1930 by Brewer & Warren as Scalps. Hubin (1994), p. 494.

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