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    Peter Cheyney. Group of Six Mystery Novels. London: Todd Publishing Group, 1952-1954. One first edition. Dressed to Kill. 1952. 12mo. 200 pages. Tan publisher's cloth with brown lettering to spine. Edges darkened; unevenly toned internally. Dust jacket unclipped (9s/6d); wrappers rubbed, very minor edgewear. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    The Curiosity of Etienne MacGregor. 1952. 12mo. 268 pages. Beige publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine. Spine gently pushed, edges toned; unevenly toned internally. Dust jacket clipped; wrappers rubbed and mildly discolored. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    "G" Man at the Yard. 1953. 12mo. 158 pages. Red publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine. Spine and corners pushed, edges toned; unevenly toned internally. Dust jacket unclipped (7'6); wrappers rubbed, minor edgewear. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    The Mystery Blues. First edition. 1954. 12mo. 192 pages. Illustrated page that matches dust jacket to front blank. Beige publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine. Spine gently pushed, boards rubbed with light soiling, bookplate ("Adrian Homer Goldstone") to pastedown, gutter weak; internally clean. Dust jacket unclipped (7/6); spine panel with minor edgewear, 1 ½ inch closed tear to front wrapper with tape repair on verso, small closed tear to bottom rear wrapper with tape applied to verso. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    The Adventures of Julia: And Two Other Spy Stories. 1954. 12mo. 192 pages. Beige publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine. Rear board lightly rubbed, ink ownership to rear pastedown; internally clean. Dust jacket unclipped (7'6); wrappers rubbed, moderate edgewear, open tear to head of spine repaired with tape to verso, tape on verso of foot. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    He Walked in Her Sleep. 1954. 12mo. 190 pages. Beige publisher's cloth with black lettering to spine. Edges lightly soiled and darkened; internally clean. Dust jacket unclipped (7'6); wrappers rubbed, minor edgewear with some small closed tears. Very good book with very good dust jacket.


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