THE WRECKER. From the Play by Arnold Ridley (Author of "The Ghost Train") and Bernard Merivale. Novelised by Ruth Alexander. London: The Readers Library Publishing Company Ltd., n.d. . Small octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-252 [253: ads] [254-256: blank] [note: first and last leaves used as front and rear paste-downs], four inserted plates with eight stills from the play, original maroon boards with gold lettering and decorative motif on front and spine panels. First edition? Another edition of this novelization was published the same year by Selwyn & Blount; we do not know which of the two editions preceded. THE WRECKER is a novelization of a play (not a movie) written by Arnold Ridley and Bernard Merivale. Hubin (1994), p. 9. A fine copy in fine four-color pictorial dust jacket with wraparound illustration of the Wrecker demolishing a speeding passenger train. (#152753).
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