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    Sax Rohmer. Pair of Robert M. McBride & Company Books. New York: 1943-1944. One first and one first U. S. edition.
    Sax Rohmer. Seven Sins. New York: Robert M. McBride & Co., 1943. First edition. Octavo. [2], vi, 328 pages. Publisher's dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front with blind-stamped ruled border; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Slight lean to spine; spine ends pushed and a bit worn; mild wear along bottom edges. Very soft dulling of text block; small stain at base of fore-edge; previous owner bookplate at front pastedown. Mild wear at ends of jacket spine panel, with a touch of color added; very minor rubbing to front and rear panels; small nick out of top edge of rear panel; soft creasing along flap folds. Near fine.

    [Together with:] Bimbashi Baruk of Egypt. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1944. First U. S. edition. Octavo. 312 pages. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front with blind-stamped ruled border; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Mild lean to spine; spine ends pushed and just slightly worn; a couple of tiny bumps to top edges; board peeking through cloth at upper corner of rear board; trace of wear to bottom edges. Text block slightly dulled; a couple of faint scuff marks to fore-edge. Minimal wear along dust jacket edges; just a touch of rubbing at folds and front and rear panels; single tiny tear at bottom of rear panel; some soft creasing to flap folds; vertical crease to rear flap, with slight rumpling along top edge. Near fine.


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