HAMMETT, Dashiell [1894 - 1961]
Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York 1934
SKU: 49896
FIRST EDITION (with "seep" for "sleep" p.209) 8vo. faded turquoise cloth hardback with red and dark blue decorative spine and dark blue mask to upper board. Top edge dark red. 259pp. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Light foxing to endpapers and foredge. Faint remains of tape marks to front and rear pastedowns. Some fading and mottling to turquoise cloth of binding, fairly uniform to spine and upper board, more distinct to lower board (please see photos). Very slight wear to top and base of spine. Overall a GOOD+ COPY