24 September 2002
CHANDLER, Raymond. The Big Sleep. New York: Knopf, 1939.
8o. Original cloth (light leaning and darkening to spine); pictorial dust jacket by Hans J. Barschel (minor chipping to edges, black staining and reinforcement along edges presumably from a library cover.
FIRST EDITION of author's first book. Bruccoli A.1.1.a; A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.
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