ALDRICH, Thomas Bailey (1836-1917). Out of his Head. New York: Carleton, 1862. 8o. Original blindstamped cloth (some wear to spine ends, joints and edges). FIRST EDITION with correct spelling of "Thackeray" on title. Includes the first short detective story written by an American since E.A. Poe's Tales published in 1845. BAL 257 4(3?). Queen's Quorum 6. -- Another issue. 8o. Later half calf, (rubbing to edges). FIRST EDITION, with misspelling of "Thackeray" on title. -- The Stillwater Tragedy. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1880. 8o. Original cloth (minor rubbing to spine ends). BAL 307. (3)

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ALDRICH, Thomas Bailey (1836-1917). Out of his Head. New York: Carleton, 1862. 8o. Original blindstamped cloth (some wear to spine ends, joints and edges). FIRST EDITION with correct spelling of "Thackeray" on title. Includes the first short detective story written by an American since E.A. Poe's Tales published in 1845. BAL 257 4(3?). Queen's Quorum 6. -- Another issue. 8o. Later half calf, (rubbing to edges). FIRST EDITION, with misspelling of "Thackeray" on title. -- The Stillwater Tragedy. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1880. 8o. Original cloth (minor rubbing to spine ends). BAL 307. (3)
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