London: Michael Joseph, 1945. First UK Edition. Basis for the superb 1947 British film noir directed by Carol Reed and starring James Mason. Jacket design by A. E. Barlow.
Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Small, neat contemporary owner name to front endpaper and title page. Jacket spine and flap folds lightly toned, with a short closed tear at the crown, neatly reinforced on the verso of same with cello tape.