New York: The Dial Press, 1948. First Edition. Basis for the 1950 film noir 'Where the Sidewalk Ends' directed by Otto Preminger, starring Dana Andrews and Gene Tierney. An attractive copy of a title that is nearly always found well-worn. The Dark Page, Vol.2, p.180-181; Hubin, p.395. Item #705
First Printing. Octavo; light brown cloth, titled and blocked in purple on spine; purple topstain; dustjacket; 208pp. Hint of a forward lean, with light tanning to text edges; very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), with some pinpoint rubbing to spine ends and corners; very Near Fine.