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    P. Walker Taylor. Pair of British Navel Mysteries. New York and London: M.S. Mill Co.; Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., [1937]-[1941]. First American edition and first edition. Murder in the Flagship. New York: M. S. Mill Co., Inc., [1937]. First American edition. Octavo. 253 pages. Publisher's red-stamped black cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear, foot of spine just pushed. Internally clean; top edge trimmed and stained red, other edges untrimmed, minor text block edgewear, text block toned in margins. Dust jacket unclipped ($2.00); price marked out in pencil, pencil notation to front flap, minor edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine and corners, spine sunned, 1-inch closed tear to front panel, somewhat rubbed and soiled. Very good book with good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: The Admiral's Spy. London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., [1941]. First edition. Octavo. 272 pages. Publisher's black-stamped light blue cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear, foot of spine pushed. Endpapers toned. Internally clean; text block unevenly toned. Dust jacket unclipped (8/3); minor edgewear, chipping to head and foot of spine and corners, somewhat rubbed and soiled. Very good book with very good dust jacket.


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