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    Richard Hull. The Murder of My Aunt. New York: [1935]. First U. S. edition.
    Richard Hull. The Murder of My Aunt. New York: Minton, Balch & Company, [1935]. First U. S. edition. Octavo. 241, [3] pages. Publisher's black cloth, spine lettered in red; all text block edges trimmed, top edge stained red; original dust jacket. Head of spine a bit crimped; foot slightly rolled; faint rubbing to boards just visible in raking light; trace of wear along bottom edges. A few spots of foxing along bottom and fore-edge of text block; foxing at endpapers extending in to first and last couple of leaves of text block; previous owner signature at front free endpaper. Jacket softly yellowed and rubbed, with edge wear resulting in chipping, creasing, and short tears at spine and flap fold ends and at bottom of front panel, all reinforced with clear tape (now just starting to tan) at recto and verso; a few spots of foxing at flaps, recto and verso. Near fine book in a good jacket. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.


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