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Buchan, John - The Blankets of the Dark

London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1931. First edition. Overthrow Henry VIII is the plan; backed by nobles, Peter Pentecost is the choice for the throne, but no doubt Henry will have something to say about it!  Forest green boards with gold lettering.  Corners very slightly bumped. Scarcely noticeable spotting to boards. Previous owner's inscription to verso of front free endpaper. $45.00.


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