The Big Sleep

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. First Edition; advance reading copy of the author’s first book. Original printed wrappers; spine heavily chipped; some spotting, fading and wear; good to very good. The publisher’s promotional front cover copy compares Chandler favorably to Hammett and Cain, a claim which now nearly modestly boastful.

[Book #32907P]

Price: $2,750.00

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