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    Roy Vickers. Pair of Herbert Jenkins Books. London: [1928-1931]. First editions.
    Roy Vickers. The Radingham Mystery. London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, [1928]. First edition. Octavo. 311, [1], [8, ads] pages. Publisher's light green cloth, stamped in black; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine ends softly rolled and just starting to show a bit of wear; trace of wear along joints; boards just a tiny bit bowed; mild wear along bottom edges. Text block very slightly dulled with age; sparse spots of foxing around edges; endpapers faintly foxed, along with first and last few leaves of text block. Jacket rubbed, with moderate chipping at spine and flap fold ends (two small pieces of clear tape reinforcing spine ends at verso); spine panel sunned, with small gouge toward middle, soft crease, spot-staining, and several small spots of loss to surface of paper; creasing and short tears along edges; folds worn and creased, with a handful of tiny scratches and tears; some faint spotting at verso. Near fine book in a good jacket.

    [Together with:] The Deputy for Cain. London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, [1931]. First edition. Octavo. 312, [8, ads] pages. Publisher's orange cloth, stamped in black; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine ends softly rolled, with just a tiny bit of soiling and wear; faint discoloration at front board; corners slightly tapped. Text block softly dulled; specks of foxing along edges; mild discoloration and foxing at endpapers; previous owner penciling at title-page. Jacket rubbed and soiled; chipping at head of spine; short tear at foot, reinforced with clear tape at verso; further tiny tears and nicking along edges of front and rear panel; crease near rear panel fold splitting at either end, reinforced with clear tape at verso; front flap lacking, with tape along edge and reinforcing one tear, with second closed tear and small hole beneath it; small chips at rear flap fold ends, head reinforced with tape at verso; flap fold creased and worn; head of flap discolored. Faint foxing at verso. Near fine book in a good jacket.


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