5 AGAINST THE HOUSE. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, . Octavo, boards. First British edition. Inscribed by Finney on the title page: "Best wishes -- / -- from / Jack Finney." The author's first novel. Made into a film noir in 1955 directed by Phil Karlson, with Guy Madison, Kim Novak and Brian Keith. Some spotting to edges, top edge dust soiled, a near fine copy in very good dust jacket with rubbing to edges, wear with creasing along upper edges, closed tear at lower left front corner, and rubbing to spine ends. (#126379).