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Rex Stout - The Rubber Band

New York, Farrar & Rinehart, 1936.  First edition with Farrar logo to copyright page.  Wear to extremities and spine ends. Spine faded. Slight staining to boards.  The third Nero Wolfe novel finds the portly sleuth indulging in exercise!  He throws darts for fifteen minutes a day but is interrupted by a request for help by a man who claims an employee of his is being unjustly accused of murder.  $275.00.


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