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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 395

    CHANDLER, Raymond. The High Window. New York: Knopf, 1942.

    Price Realised  

    CHANDLER, Raymond. The High Window. New York: Knopf, 1942.

    8o. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket (some darkening to spine panel, splitting along joints, light chipping to ends of spine panel and edges).

    FIRST EDITION of the author's third book, in which the search for a rare gold coin takes Philip Marlowe into the California underworld and the tangled affairs of a dead coin collector. Bruccoli A3.1.a.


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