Thieves Like Us

New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1937. First Edition. Basis for the 1949 film noir "They Live By Night," directed by Nicholas Ray and starring Farley Granger and Cathy O'Donnell. Remade in 1974 as "Thieves Like Us" by director Robert Altman, starring Keith Carradine and Shelley Duvall.

Near Fine in a solid Very Good dust jacket. Jacket is quite bright, with several short closed tears and moderate chipping at the corners.

In a custom maroon quarter-leather clamshell box.

The Dark Page I: 1940-1949, p. 6.

[Book #156504]