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Blackbirder (Signed First Edition) by  Dorothy B Hughes - Signed First Edition - 1943 - from Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable (SKU: 012227)

Blackbirder (Signed First Edition)

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Blackbirder (Signed First Edition)

by Hughes, Dorothy B

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • first
Near Fine/Very Good
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Manasquan, New Jersey, United States
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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1943. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo, 250pp. Beautiful Stated First Edition bound in black pebbled cloth with titles in red on spine. Square, tight and clean throughout a touch of softness to the spine ends. End=papers very lightly toned. Ownership signature and date on front end-paper. Very attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($2.00 has a couple of small chips and tiny closed tears. Some edge-wear. Still fresh and bright with no toning. Signed by the author on the front end-paper. A quite pretty collectable copy of an uncommonly signed title.


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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Blackbirder (Signed First Edition)
Hughes, Dorothy B
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
1st Edition
Duell, Sloan and Pearce
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Signed/Inscribed; Mystery/Suspense/Crime Drama;

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Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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About Brenner's Books - Rare & Collectable

35 Plus years buying and selling collectable books. Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA.
An eclectic mix of good books specializing in Sci-Fi, Mystery, General Antiquarian, Books About Books, Signed First Editions, Vintage Paperbacks, Modern Fiction and many, many others. Prompt, professional customer service, always!.
Please excuse any glare or reflections in the pictures. Books I know; photography not so much. I will answer any questions regarding condition if photos are unclear or provide additional photos if needed.
All books are stored in a temperature controlled library in a smoke free home. All books are professionally packed and shipped and all jacketed books will come with an archival Brodart jacket protector.


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Pebbled cloth or leather describes the covering of a hardcover book with a decorative texture of repeated small raised bumps,...
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...

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