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    Willoughby Sharp. Murder of the Honest Broker. New York: Claude Kendall, 1934. First edition. Octavo. 278 pages. Publisher's bright yellow cloth with pictorial black-stamped spine; original illustrated dust jacket. Very minor finger soiling on front board. Internally clean, unread copy. Dust jacket unclipped (price $2.00); very minor edgewear, slightly rubbed, publisher's catalog printed on verso. Near fine book with near fine dust jacket. Ironically, this well-known detective and crime fiction publisher, Claude Kendall, was murdered in 1937 and the mystery remains unsolved. Catalogue of Crime, 2975.

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    October, 2020
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