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    L. Sprague de Camp. Lest Darkness Fall. New York: Henry Holt, [1941]. First edition. Inscribed twice by de Camp: once on the title page ("For Jack -- L. Sprague de Camp 10/31/87") and again on the front free endpaper ("To Marianne -- with best regards from the author"). Octavo. 379 pages. Publisher's black cloth with lettering on spine and pictorial image on front board stamped in white; original dust jacket with $2.50 price. Small moisture droplet stain to front board, binding very slightly cocked. Water damage and substantial rippling to jacket. Generally very good. De Camp's first book of fiction. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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