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      Sale 2355 | Lot 237
      Price Realized: $6,500With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2355 Lot 237

        STOUT, REX. Over My Dead Body. 8vo, publisher's teal cloth, faint age spots on joints and top of rear board; dust jacket, minor edgewear, minor rubbing to spine panel ends, light finger-soiling to back panel, closed tear through portion of one word of title on front panel, unfaded with colors vibrant and appealling; internally pristine. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, (1940)

        Estimate $3,500 - 5,000

        first edition in unrestored original dust jacket. The cover art with the familiar orchid motif redolent of the Fer-de-Lance jacket, among other Wolfe titles. An uncommonly nice copy. The seventh Nero Wolfe mystery.


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $6,500

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