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    Raymond Chandler. Group of Five Books. Various publishers, 1945-1964. Titles include: The High Window (1945), The Little Sister (1949), The Long Goodbye (1953), The Raymond Chandler Omnibus (1964), and Killer in the Rain (1964). Octavos. Publishers' bindings, three in dust jackets. Little Sister with dust jacket flaps mounted to pastedowns. Bindings rubbed and soiled; endpapers with discolorations, ink stamps, and holograph pen and pencil notes, one (The High Window) pages browned with age, occasional foxing and soiling. Dust jackets with light soiling, tears and loss with additional signs of biopredation. Faint scent of mothballs. Good.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
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