They Shoot Horses, Don't They

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. First Edition. Author's first book, a hard-boiled Depression-era classic, basis for the 1969 film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York and Gig Young (who won an Oscar for his role as the dance marathon promoter).

Near Fine in a bright, Near Fine dust jacket, with publisher's price of $2.00 at the bottom of the rear flap as called for. Jacket has a barely visible closed tear at the heel, and pinpoint rubbing at the corners. An exceptional copy.

Hanna 2287.

[Book #138029]

Price: $6,500.00