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    Ross Macdonald. SIGNED. On Crime Writing, two copies, one of which is signed. Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1973. First trade edition. Small twelvemo white pictorial wrappers, with $2.50 price printed on rear wrapper. 45 pages. Containing "The Writer as Detective Hero and "Writing the Galton Case." Two copies, as follows:

    Copy #1: has "ROSS MACDONALD" and "LEW ARCHER" printed at bottom edge of front wrapper below the split-face image, red endpapers, and red and black printing on title page. Fine condition. [and:]

    Copy #2 does not have the author's and character's name at bottom edge of front wrapper (this cover on slightly glossier paper), orange endpapers, and printing in black only on title page. This copy is signed by Ross Macdonald on title page. Fine condition.

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