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    Rex Stout. The Rubber Band. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, [1936]. First edition. Octavo (7.625 x 5.25 inches; 195 x 135 mm.). [iv], 302, 5 (excerpt from The League of Frightened Men), [1, blank] pages. Publisher's bluish green cloth, spine and front board lettered in black; top edge stained yellow, others rough-trimmed; in restored original dust jacket. Light discoloration to joints; spine ends and corners lightly worn, cloth split at crown with some minor fraying; upper corners softly bumped. Endpapers faintly discolored from binding glue; upper corner of text block softly bumped. Dust jacket almost invisibly restored, addressing some closed tears and minor chipping; spine panel faintly faded; rear panel very lightly soiled; price-clipped. A near fine copy and an attractive, restored jacket. The third Nero Wolfe mystery. Townsend A13b. From the KoKo Collection.

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