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    Thornton Martin. Hell on Wheels. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, [1939]. Presentation copy, signed and inscribed by author, "For Tat- who didn't wait to get it at Leary's- still another proof if one were needed that he is a good friend and a swell guy. Pete [Thornton] Martin March 11th 1940". Octavo. 290 pp. Publisher's black-stamped red cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor edgewear. Endpapers slightly toned; adhesive residue from bookplate on front pastedown; author's inscription to front free endpaper recto. Internally generally clean; top-edge stained yellow, some soiling on edges; minor edgewear; fore and bottom-edges rough cut; text block toned in margins. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; minor chipping in head and foot of spine; some soiling on back panel; colors bright. Very good book with very good dust jacket. Bookplate of Henry Tatnall Brown, Jr. laid in.

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    December, 2020
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
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