THE BIG SLEEP
Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York 1939
FIRST EDITION 8vo. orange cloth hardback with black titles to spine and upper board. Top edge black. 277pp. Previous owner's blind-embossed stamp to ffep. Remains of glue from a bookplate to front pastedown. Faint crease to lower outer corner of first few blank pages. Very light fading to cloth spine with a faint spot of soiling to lower board. Slight edgewear to top and base of spine. A GOOD+ COPY.