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    Robert Bachman. The Hand of A Thousand Rings and Other Chinese Stories. London: Hutchinson & Co., [N.D. but 1925]. First UK edition. Octavo. 288 pages. Publisher's black-stamped blue cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear, head and foot of spine just pushed, top and bottom edges somewhat discolored. Endpapers unevenly toned. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent soiling; bottom edge untrimmed, other edges trimmed, minor wear and soiling to text block edges. Dust jacket with 7/6 price on spine; moderate edgewear, two irregular open tears to back panel, crude repairs with cello tape, chipping to head and foot of spine panel and corners, rubbed and soiled. Very good book with good dust jacket.

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