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Gardner, Erle Stanley
The D.A. Holds a Candle (First Edition, inscribed)
William Morrow, 1938. First Edition. Warmly INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "To Noni / Who wrote the stuff word by word from the 'Boss' / Erle Stanley Gardner." According to Dorothy Hughes' biography of Gardner, Noni Bibler was one of Gardner's early assistants, and as the inscription indicates, took down much of this novel from dictation. Very slightly cocked, else Very Good plus in a Very Good dust jacket with small chips at the extremities and some of the usual color-fading to the pink spine title. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. [US]
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