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THE SO BLUE MARBLE.

THE SO BLUE MARBLE.

by HUGHES, DOROTHY B.

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  • hardcover
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First edition
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Hardcover
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Greencastle, Pennsylvania
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New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, [1940]., 1940. First edition. First edition. Author's first mystery. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Former owner's inked name and address on the front fly leaf, else a fine, bright copy in dust jacket with minor restoration by a paper conservator to the foot of the spine and lower front corner. Haycraft/Queen Cornerstone title and the initial offering in Duell's Bloodhound mystery series. New York City setting where many people try to locate a gem, the key to a fabulous treasure and the death of three people. Housed in a two-tone cloth clam shell case with titles stamped in gold gilt on a leather label affixed to the spine. An exceptional copy.
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The So Blue Marble.

The So Blue Marble.

by HUGHES, Dorothy B.

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  • hardcover
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Used
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Hardcover
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London, United Kingdom
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NZ$8,024.00
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New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1940. A bright first edition copy of the author's first book First edition, first printing. Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and marble design to front board in light blue, top edge light blue. With dust jacket. A few minor bumps to boards, endpapers very lightly tanned. An excellent copy in a price-clipped jacket with a few small nicks and closed tears to extremities.
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The So Blue Marble
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The So Blue Marble

by Hughes, Dorothy B.

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  • very good
  • First
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Used - Very Good
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First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1940. First Edition. Very Good/Good. First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth binding stamped in turquoise. Very Good with light fading at spine ends, two scrapes to top edge of textblock affecting margins, toning to pages. In a heavily restored dust jacket.
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The So Blue Marble

The So Blue Marble

by HUGHES, Dorothy B.

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  • First
Condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
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Winchester, Virginia
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New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1940. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (19.25cm); black cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in blue on spine and front cover; [8],9-240pp. Light wear and handling, scattered soil and spotting to cloth, some board exposure to lower corners, with two small stains to lower half of spine, and trace of a small label removed from rear pastedown, with a small ink notation at upper margin of same; Very Good. The MWA Grand Master's first book, a Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. HUBIN, p.215.
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The So Blue Marble

The So Blue Marble

by Hughes, Dorothy B.

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  • good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Good
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Pasadena, California
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New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1940. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 240 Pp. Black Cloth, Stamped In Blue. Stated First Edition. A Worn Copy, Lettering Clear But Fraying At Corners, Tiny Dig In Front Cover, Traces Of Dampstainig To Front And Rear Covers, Victory Book Campaign Gift Stamp On Front Pastedown, Previous Owner's Name On Front Free Endpaper, No Other Marks.
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The So Blue Marble

The So Blue Marble

by HUGHES, Dorothy B.

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  • very good
  • First
Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First U.K. Edition, First Printing
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Brisbane, Queensland
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NZ$533.15
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London: Nicholson and Watson, 1943. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. Very good/good. First UK edition. Octavo, 19cm x 12cm, red cloth with black titles to spine, unclipped dust-jacket, 191pp, last page used as paste-down, as issued, war economy standard issue. The dust-jacket is worn along the edges, chipped at the head of the spine with no loss of text, 3cm chip out of mid-spine below the title and above the author's name, interior is very clean throughout. Classic crime noir and Hughes' first novel. Published three years after the first American edition, this UK first is uncommon.
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DOROTHY HUGHES MYSTERY READER: The So Blue Marble and The Fallen Sparrow.

DOROTHY HUGHES MYSTERY READER: The So Blue Marble and The Fallen Sparrow.

by Hughes, Dorothy B. (1904 -1993)

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very good in red cloth in a fair only dust jacket with several tears along the folds, overall edgewear. .
Binding
Hardcover
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Ione, California
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New York:: World Publishing Co.,, (1944). Very good in red cloth in a fair only dust jacket with several tears along the folds, overall edgewear. .. First thus. An omnibus edition with two complete novels, including her first mystery - The So Blue Marble - a classic suspense novel set in New York City and a Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone selection, and The Fallen Sparrow, the story of Kit McKittrick and how he avenged the death of his friend. This novel was made into a film in 1943 starring John Garfield. Each is paginated separately - 240 and 307 pp.
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Dorothy B. Hughes Mystery Reader: The So Blue Marble and The Fallen Sparrow

by Hughes, Dorothy

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Vg-
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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SANTA BARBARA, California
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Cleveland: World Publishing Co. , 1944. Red cloth with blue stamping on front panel and spine. First printing March 1944 stated on copyright page. Two bumped corners, bit of fraying to spine ends. Text tight and square, pages tanning but still supple. . First American Edition. Cloth. Vg-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The So Blue Marble

The So Blue Marble

by Hughes, Dorothy

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  • Paperback
  • First
Condition
Used - G/VG
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Binding
Paperback
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New Harbor, Maine
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Armed Services Edition, 1945. Book. G/VG. Soft cover. First Paperback Edition. A good copy. ASE #785. First printing. .
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THE SO BLUE MARBLE   **DELL MAPBACK #100**
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THE SO BLUE MARBLE **DELL MAPBACK #100**

by Hughes, Dorothy B.

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  • near fine
  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Binding
Paperback
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Warwick, Rhode Island
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N.Y.: Dell Publishing Company, Inc., 1946. 1st pbk printing, April, 1946. Vintage paperback, Dell Mapback #100. Very bright front and rear covers with very light reading crease, spine hass been sunned, else a very good-near fine copy becoming increasingly difficult to find in good condition. Gerald Greg cover. Rear map by Ruth Belew of "Apartment Building / Scene of a Murder; detail of two 4th floor apartments. Fifth Avenue & 55th Street, NYC. An actress finds herself caught between her ex-husband and a pair of murderous twins. At the age of twenty-four, Griselda Satter lee has already lived two lifetimes. A star of the silver screen, she gives up Hollywood after a year and moves to New York to become a designer. While her ex-husband, Con, is out of town, she is staying in his apartment. Walking back one night, she mets two cheerful young men who want to go home with her - and won't take no for an answer. David and Danny are twins, and they are the most beautiful men Griselda has ever seen.… Read More
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THE SO BLUE MARBLE (Inspector Tobin) ( Dell Mapback #100)

by HUGHES, DOROTHY B.

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  • Paperback
  • First
Condition
Used - GOOD, Decent Reading Copy
Edition
First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!
Binding
Paperback
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Steinbach, Manitoba
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NZ$13.58
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USA.: Dell Books., 1946. 192 pages. >> This is a reading copy. Cover creasing; spine slant; Minor pen to front cover.. First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!. Soft Cover. GOOD, Decent Reading Copy. Illus. by Gerald Gregg Cover Art.. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Mass Market Paperback..
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