Clean Break

New York: E.P. Dutton, 1955. First Edition. In the publisher's trial dust jacket, date stamped March 1, 1955, on the bottom of the front flap.

Basis for Stanley Kubrick's breakthrough 1956 film "The Killing," starring Sterling Hayden in one of his defining roles.

About Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Faint offsetting on the front endpaper and light foxing on the top page edges. Jacket has a hint of foxing on the bottom left corner of the front flap.

[Book #160711]