Greenwich: Gold Medal, 1961. First Edition. The last of Goodis's twelve paperback original novels, and the final book published before his death in 1967, centered around a corrupt and alcoholic policeman at the end of his career. An uncommon advance. Hubin, p.168. Item #614
First Printing, a review copy, with the publisher's 7" x 8" slip laid in. Octavo (18cm); illustrated wrappers; yellow edge-staining; 191,pp. Pinpoint wear to spine ends and corners, else very Near Fine and unread.