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    Sale 2508 | Lot 31
    Price Realized: $1,430With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2508 Lot 31

      BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE. The War Chief. Illustrated title-page. 8vo, publisher's orange cloth, stamped in blind and brown, faint soiling, spine tips and corners rubbed; dust jacket, tape repairs and paper restoration on verso, moderate dust soiling; rear hinge cracked at glossary page, bookplate of Ella Oldham Burroughs, the author's sister-in-law, to front pastedown. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1927

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      first edition, family association, presentation copy inscribed to the author's brother: "Dear Harry / Your little brother / has wrote another / book - here it is / Ed / Tarzana Ranch / Oct 4 1927." Zeuschner 822.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,430