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Buchan, John
The Thirty-Nine Steps (First UK Edition, bound in blue calf leather)
William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1915. First UK Edition, and correct first. One of the cornerstone espionage novels of the twentieth century, immortalized on film by Alfred Hitchcock in 1935, and basis for a recent (and very successful) Broadway play. Bound in recent polished blue calf, with gilt titles and rule, marbled endpapers, and original front board and backstrip cloth bound in at the rear. Fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA [Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.]

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