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Ephemeral Items

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There are some rare items of ephemera associated with this publisher
We have included a selection of them below
As well as this page, we have also reproduced an issue of the Collins Crime Club Magazine

A 1939 Review slip for Overture to Death by Ngaio Marsh

A 1938 Review slip for Too Many Cooks by Rex Stout

A 1939 Review slip for A Door Closed Softly by Alice Campbell

Pre war wrap round band

Pre war wrap around band for January

1930s promo band for February

Another but for April

As above but for July

And again, but November

A different, and very rare, format from 1938

1951 21st anniversary band


Bands were not reserved exclusively for first editions

1934 first cheap edition of Death on My Left by Philip Macdonald complete with original band

Postcards were laid loosely inside the books

Another format

Yet another format

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