THE JUDAS PICTURE (THE BIG CLOCK) - IN 'THE AMERICAN MAGAZINE'
Place Published: Springfield
Publisher: Crowell-Collier Publishing Company
Date Published: 1946
Book Id: 1001
Quarto; photo-illustrated wrappers by Victor Keppler; 180pp. Covers rubbed and creased, with some short edge tears, shallow loss at spine ends, and address label at lower right corner of front wrapper; binding sound, no loose pages - Very Good.
The first appearance in any format of Kenneth Fearing's 'The Big Clock,' originally written as 'The Judas Picture,' superbly illustrated by Michael Dolas. Developed into a novel released the same year, and basis for the 1948 film noir directed by John Farrow, starring Ray Milland, Charles Laughton, and Maureen O'Sullivan.