BEG PARDON, SIR! Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, . Octavo, pp. [i-iv] v-vi 7-281 [282-284: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original tan cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red. First edition. "A humorous detective tale," according to a blurb on the dust jacket. Hubin (1994), p. 456. A fine, sharp copy in a very good pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by Charles Hurgens) with rubbing along the front spine and front flap folds. Uncommon in jacket. (#80574).
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