Vintage Book – Through the Wall, by Cleveland Moffett

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Subject / Topic: Cleveland Moffett (1863-1926) was an American author, journalist and playwright who specialised in adventure and mystery novels; in fact, this book has made at least one list of “Great Mystery Novels”.
Format: Hardcover.
Published:  1909; appears to be a first edition.
Inscription Inside:  See photo below; the inscription says “Feb 25, 1928  St Petersburg, S R Penney”.  The book was found at an auction along with many other vintage and first edition books.
Condition:  The book is in excellent shape except for some dirt on the front; there is some very minor yellowing of the tips of the pages, which is to be expected. The binding is firm.

Price:  Buy-it-now price is $19.95 plus $3.95 shipping & handling (that’s the book – or economy – rate), if not picked up in person.  Opening bid if on eBay is $14.95.
# Available:  one
Defects, Nicks and/or Blemishes: This book is in excellent condition.  Any white shading that shows in the photos is from the camera flash and is not seen in the item itself.  Item Location: Cabot Mill Antiques, Fort Andross, 14 Maine Street, Brunswick ME 04011.

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Also, please be aware that vintage and antique items are unlikely to be in factory condition, so if you aren’t used to buying antique or vintage items – and are in fact looking for a pristine, unused item – a new reproduction may be better suited for you. We ordinarily do not “clean up” items because such cleaning may detract from their value. 
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