Goodis, David

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Price: $300.00

Place Published: New York
Publisher: Lion Books
Date Published: 1953
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 2210


First Printing, a paperback original novel. Octavo (16cm); illustrated wrappers; purple edge-staining; 158, [2]pp. Light wear to extremities, a few faint stress creases to wrappers, with fading to edge-staining and a faint tidemark to lower edge of rear wrapper; Very Good or better.


The author's fourth paperback novel, a twisted story of an epic heist and how the gang unravels in the aftermath. Basis for the 1957 film noir directed by Paul Wendkos, following a screeplay written by Goodis himself, and starring Dan Duryea, Martha Vickers, and Jayne Mansfield. The Dark Page, Vol.II, p.78-79.

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