First edition of Find a Victim by John Ross Macdonald, in the scarce first state dust jacket.
Octavo, 215pp. Patterned red paper boards, title in black on spine. Top edge dyed blue. Stated “First Edition” on copyright page. Solid text block, spine tips lightly bumped, else fine. In the publisher’s first state dust jacket, $2.75 retail price on front flap, faint wear to both panels, shallow chip and a short closed tear to top edge of rear panel. Red text on spine remains vibrant. A scarce near fine copy.
The fifth book in the Lew Archer series.