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The Phantom Shark by  John BLAINE - Hardcover - 1952 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA and

The Phantom Shark

by BLAINE, John

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1952. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Maroon tweed paper over boards, pictorial price-clipped dust jacket. viii, 206pp. Frontispiece, map endpapers. Near fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear, with several small edge chips. A tight, attractive later printing of the sixth volume (first published in 1949) in the 24-volume "Rick Brant Science-Adventure Story" series. Ten titles listed on both front jacket flap and inner flyleaf list, which dates this printing to the mid'1950s.


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