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    Robert Portner Koehler. The Case of the Dead Cadet. New York: Phoenix Press, [1938]. First edition. Octavo. 257 pages. Publisher's full blue cloth, front board and spine stamped in orange. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine and board-edges sunned and rubbed. Endleaves and text a bit toned. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Jacket spine chipped and a bit sunned. Jacket edgeworn, soiled, with some chipping and several short tears. Still, good. [Together with:] Robert Portner Koehler. Here Come the Dead. New York: Phoenix Press, [1942]. First edition. Octavo. 250 pages. Publisher's full brown cloth, spine stamped in green. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth binding lightly rubbed and bumped. Ink library stamp on front free endpaper. Pastedowns with evidence of sticker removal, and thumbsoiling. Some occasional thumbsoiling in text. Jacket has evidence of tape repairs and restoration to verso, with a few tape repairs to jacket recto. Jacket edgeworn, toned, soiled, with some chipping and several tears. Fair. [And:] Robert Portner Koehler. Puppets of Chance. New York: Sears Publishing Company, [1933]. First edition. Octavo. 294 pages. Publisher's full dark green cloth, front board and spine stamped in light green. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Jacket spine a bit sunned and rubbed. Some edgewear, soiling, bumping to cloth binding. Endleaves toned and lightly offset. Bookplate to front pastedown, and horse stickers on each pastedown. Jacket spine toned and chipped. Jacket panels edgeworn, toned, thumbsoiled, chipped, with several tears (including some longer tears on the spine and panels). Fair.

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