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    The Edingtons. The Monk's-Hood Murders. New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1931. First edition. Octavo. 325 pages. Publisher's full yellow cloth, front board and spine stamped in red. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine lightly toned, rubbed, and thumbsoiled. Joints soiled. Minor rubbing to cloth boards. Small bookplate on rear pastedown. Jacket has numerous tape repairs to verso. Jacket spine chipped. Jacket panels edgeworn, chipped, and somewhat soiled, with a few tears. Still, good. [Together with:] The Edingtons and Marianne Barrett. Drum Madness. London: Cassell and Company, [1934]. First edition. Inscribed twice by co-author Barrett on the front free endpaper: "Dick Semple knows/much more about verbals/than the author of/this book-/Marianne Barrett./As for Bud, if I could/pass his English test, I would/he better prepared [?] to/start my second one./Marianne Barrett". Octavo. [293] pages. Publisher's full orange cloth, spine stamped in black and with printed paper label. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Cloth spine a bit sunned and worn. Cloth boards rubbed and mottled. Endleaves a bit offset. Rear hinge just starting. Jacket spine toned and chipped. Jacket chipped, worn, soiled, with several tears. Fair.

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