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    Todd Downing. Group of Three Crime Club Novels. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City and New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1935-1941. First editions. Murder on the Tropic. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1935. First edition, stated. Octavo. 277 pages. Publisher's yellow-stamped black cloth; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear, boards slightly rubbed. Endpapers slightly toned. Internally clean; top edge stained bright yellow, fore and tail edge untrimmed. Dust jacket unclipped ($2.00); minor edgewear, small closed tear in bottom edge of back panel, somewhat rubbed. Near fine book with very good dust jacket.

    The Case of the Unconquered Sisters. Published for The Crime Club, Inc., Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1936. First edition, stated. Publisher's bright green cloth stamped in mauve; original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear. Endpapers toned. Internally clean; top edge stained mauve, top and tail edges untrimmed. Dust jacket unclipped (price $2.00); moderate edgewear, two small closed tears in foot of spine panel, spine sunned somewhat rubbed. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    The Lazy Lawrence Murders. Published for The Crime Club, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc., 1941. First edition, stated. Octavo. 279 pages. Publisher's sage green cloth with dark-green lettered spine; original illustration dust jacket. Foot of spine detached with approximately 4 mm lost, affecting cloth stamped text, minor edgewear otherwise. Internally clean; fore and tail edge untrimmed. Dust jacket unclipped (price $2.00); 1 x 3-inch open tear in back panel and foot of spine panel, minor edgewear otherwise, somewhat rubbed, minor soiling on back panel. Good book with good dust jacket.


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