24 September 2002
HAMMETT, Dashiell. The Maltese Falcon. New York: Black Mask, September - November 1929.
Parts 1-3 (of 5). Original pictorial wrappers (light chipping and splitting to edges); cloth folding case.
FIRST APPEARANCE of The Maltese Falcon in the pulp magazine Black Mask. EXTREMLY RARE. Layman C109. Illustrated on page 34. (3)
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