First edition of The Night Of The Hunter, in first state dust jacket, by Davis Grubb.
Octavo, 273pp. Blue cloth, title stamped on spine in silver. Light foxing to endpapers and leaf ends, clean text and solid text block. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. In publisher’s first state dust jacket, $3.00 on front flap, faint toning to spine, archival tape repair to bottom edge of spine, bright illustrations, a very good example.
A finalist for the 1955 National Book Award.