THE GRIP OF THE STRANGLER (THE HAUNTED STRANGLER) by John C. Cooper. Adapted from the Screenplay by John C. Cooper and Jan Reed, Based on an Original Story by Jan Reed. London: Brown, Watson, Ltd, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Digit Books R214. Adaptation of the 1958 Producers Associates film produced by John Croydon, starring Boris Karloff, released in the U.S. by MGM as "The Haunted Strangler." A Jekyll-Hyde type horror thriller set in Victorian London in which a college professor discovers he is an insane killer thought long dead. The film is well thought of due to Karloff’s fine performance. It was included in a Criterion collection of films a few years ago. Reginald 03390. Hubin (1994), p. 187. A very good copy. A very scarce book. (#162732).
"First World publication in volume form" on copyright page.