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    Victor Appleton. Three Tom Swift Adventures, including: Tom Swift and His Airline Express. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, [1926]. First edition. Twelvemo. 218 pages. Publisher's brown cloth with black and red decorative titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Moderate shelf wear to the book and jacket, with minor paper loss and rubbing to the jacket. Lightly rubbed and bumped corners. Textblock and textblock edges mildly toned. Previous owner's signature on the front free endpaper. Previous owner's bookplate affixed to the front pastedown. Good condition. [and:] Tom Swift and His Flying Boat. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, [1923]. First edition. Twelvemo. 212 pages. Publisher's brown cloth with black and red decorative titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Moderate shelf wear to the book and jacket, with minor paper loss and rubbing to the jacket. Verso of dust jacket shows significant amateur tape repair. Lightly rubbed and bumped corners. Textblock and textblock edges mildly toned. All in all, good condition. [and:] Tom Swift and His Great Oil Gusher. New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, [1924]. First edition. Twelvemo. 210 pages. Publisher's brown cloth with black and red decorative titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Moderate shelf wear to the book and jacket, with minor paper loss and rubbing to the jacket. Lightly rubbed and bumped corners. Light staining to the bottom of the boards. Textblock and textblock edges mildly toned. Very good condition. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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