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    Wilkie Collins. The Woman in White. New York: 1860. First U. S. edition.
    Wilkie Collins. The Woman in White. A Novel. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1860. First U. S. edition, second state with first page of rear ads headed "By Miss Mulock," listing eleven titles, and second page advertising The Mill on the Floss. Octavo. [2], 260, [4, publisher's ads] pages. In-text illustrations by John McLenan. Publisher's brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt with dark brown woman's figure, boards decoratively blind-stamped; all text block edges trimmed; brown coated endpapers. Spine leaning; loss to spine ends; very mild wear along joints; boards lightly rubbed; minimal wear along edges; corners bumped with boards exposed. Text block slightly dulled with age; top edge darkened; endpapers a bit worn and soiled, with previous owner penciling at front free endpaper; occasional, mostly marginal spots of foxing, staining, and thumbsoiling scattered throughout interior; penciling to inner and lower margins of first page of text. Very good. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.


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