New York: Putnam, 1942. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication on the front endpaper: "To Harry / Sincerely / Bob / Robert Wilder / 1942." Basis for the 1949 film noir directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Joan Crawford, Zachary Scott, and Sydney Greenstreet.
Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Spine fading, light dampstains affecting the spine and top page edges, extremities lightly bumped and rubbed, light soil to the boards. Moderate toning and rubbing to the jacket overall, with several small chips and tears, and a few faint splashes to the spine panel.
Selby US. Spicer US.