Octavo, 388pp. Teal cloth, gilt title printed on spine, embossed initials on cover. Shelfwear along bottom edge. Top edge dyed blue-gray. Stated first edition on copyright page. Publishers dust jacket, price clipped, chipping to edges of spine, shelf wear to back panel, colors bright. An attractive copy.
Comments: This book by James M. Cain was made into an Oscar winning motion picture of the same name in 1945. It starred Joan Crawford, who won the Academy Award for best actress.