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    Rex Stout. Over My Dead Body. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, [1940]. First edition. Octavo (7.5 x 5.125 inches; 190 x 130 mm.). [iv], 293, [1, blank], 5, (excerpt from Some Buried Caesar), [3, blank] pages. Publisher's light greenish blue cloth, spine and front board lettered and stamped in dark blue; top edge stained orange, others rough-trimmed; in original dust jacket. Board edges very lightly rubbed; upper corner of rear board very softly bumped. Endpapers faintly discolored at hinges from binding glue. Dust jacket spine panel very faintly dulled; edges lightly worn with a few closed tears, including one of about an inch to the upper edge of the front panel; light soiling to rear panel. Near fine. The seventh Nero Wolfe mystery. Townsend A21b. From the KoKo Collection.

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    14th Thursday
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