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    Vardis Fisher. The Testament of Man Series in Twelve Volumes. All books in this lot are first editions. All are octavo, and all are in generally very good condition unless otherwise noted. All copies in dust jackets. Titles include: Darkness and the Deep. New York: The Vanguard Press, [1943]. [and:] The Golden Rooms. Vanguard, [1944]. Jacket has edge wear with several large tears. [and:] Intimations of Eve. Vanguard, [1946]. Boards show soiling and foxing. There is some glue residue present on both pastedowns. Jacket is darkened, edge worn and chipped. Inner flaps show some tears and stains from being glued to pastedowns. [and] Adam and the Serpent. Vanguard, [1947]. Jacket is price-clipped and shows soiling and minor edge wear. [and:] The Divine Passion. Vanguard, [1948]. [and:] The Valley of Vision. New York: Abelard Press, [1951]. [and:] The Island of the Innocent. Abelard, [1952].[and:] Jesus Came Again. Denver: Alan Swallow, [1956]. Near fine. [and:] A Goat for Azazel. Denver: [1956]. Jacket has minor darkening to spine and edges. Near fine. [and] Peace Like a River. Denver: [1957]. Near fine. [and] My Holy Satan. Denver: [1958]. Near fine. [and] Orphans in Gethsemane. Denver: [1960]. Near fine. This lot, in superior condition, is a monumental work seldom offered in a complete first edition group in jackets. From the Frank Collection.

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