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    Temple Field [Pseudonym of Raoul Whitfield, also known as Ramon Decolta]. Two Temple Field Mysteries. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, [1931]-[1932]. First Editions. Temple Field. Five. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, [1931]. First Edition. Octavo. 270 pp. Publisher's red-stamped yellow cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Minor edgewear; head and foot of spine slightly pushed. Endpapers slightly toned; gift inscription to front free endpaper recto. Internally clean; top-edge stained red, other edges untrimmed; minor edgewear. Dust jacket with some edgewear; chipping in head of spine panel, spine slightly sunned; a little rubbed overall. Very good book with very good dust jacket.

    [Together with]: Killers' Carnival. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Incorporated, [1932]. First Edition. Octavo. 274 pp. Publisher's black-stamped red cloth; with original illustrated dust jacket. Some edgewear; top of spine slightly darkened; front board with small crease. Front endpapers red; printed description and small ink notation to front free endpaper; rear endpapers slightly toned. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent finger soiling; top-edge stained gray, fore-edge untrimmed; some edgewear; minor soiling on edges. Dust jacket with minor edgewear; crease in front panel, small ink notation to top corner of front panel; spine panel sunned; some soiling on back panel; rubbed overall; reinforced with thick brown tape on verso. Very good book with very good dust jacket.


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