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    R. Austin Freeman. A Certain Dr. Thorndyke. London: [1927]. First edition.
    R. Austin Freeman. A Certain Dr. Thorndyke. London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1927]. First edition. Octavo. 310, [8, publisher's ads], [2, blank] pages. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine skewed; spine ends slightly pushed and just a touch worn; some faint rubbing and rippling to cloth at boards, visible only in raking light; corners bumped. Text block yellowed just a shade; edges foxed; top edge slightly darkened; speck of soiling at fore-edge; uneven discoloration and light foxing at endpapers; faint, marginal soiling scattered occasionally throughout interior. Jacket edges lightly worn and nicked at spine and flap fold ends; general light rubbing and soiling to exposed panels; couple of tears extending in from edges of rear front panel, longest just over an inch long; flaps and verso lightly foxed. Near fine book in very good jacket.


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