First edition, first printing of The Underground Man by Ross Macdonald.
Octavo, 273pp, . Orange hardcover, spine in black cloth, title on spine. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Bookplate affixed to front free endpaper. Top edge dyed blue. Slight lean to text block, a clean, solid copy. In the publisher’s near fine dust jacket, $5.95 on front flap, faint shelf wear, a bright example.
Part of the Lew Archer series.