Limited edition of The Night Of The Hunter, signed by Davis Grubb.
Octavo, 273pp. Blue cloth, black cloth spine, title stamped in white on spine. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. This copy appears unread, bumped lower corner, a near fine example. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $3.00 on front flap, limited restoration to top edge of spine, bright illustrations, a near fine example. From a limited edition of 1000 copies signed by the author.
The Night of the Hunter was a finalist for the National Book Award in 1955 and was adapted into a film by Charles Laughton and James Agee the same year. It was the only film ever directed by Charles Laughton.