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O'Scollain, Shuggie - The Printer's Proof

London, Cadds, 2006. First edition (the book states "First Paperback Edition" but there is no record of a hardcover edition ever having been produced). Many overtones of Sherlock Holmes, beginning with Wiggins having tea at 11 1/2 Baker Street, in a case involving England's printer's union, notably the NUPBW, which represented the men who did the following: guillotining (cutting the page edges) and binding of books. Fine trade paperback edition.


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