IN A LONELY PLACE. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1947. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Basis for the 1950 noir film starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame, directed by Nicholas Ray. Haycraft-Queen "cornerstone." Light rubbing to lower edges, a near fine copy in very good dust jacket with light rubbing, mainly to corners and edges, minor chips from lower spine panel and lower rear corner, several tiny closed tears, and some age-darkening to white lettering on spine panel. The front panel of the jacket is nice and bright. An attractive copy of an elusive book. (#81975).
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