Notes: One of the great Hollywood novels, here in a designer binding by Richard Smart at Olde English Bindery in Vancouver, B.C. that recreates the dust jacket design of a movie camera and blurbs by Dashiell Hammett and Dorothy Parker stamped in gilt on black morocco movie film.
Edition + Condition: First edition (first printing stated). Text block with a bit of spotting to the fore-edge but an attractive copy in a well-executed custom leather binding.
Publication: New York: Random House, 1939.
Item No: #360777