3 December 2007,
Price realised USD 625
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
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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