24 September 2002
HOUSEHOLD, Geoffrey (1900-88). Rogue Male. London: Chatto and Windus, 1939.
8o. Original cloth (slight lean, edges and spine lightly spotted); pictorial dust jacket (some short tears and associated small chips at spine panel ends and front flap fold).
FIRST EDITION of Household's best-known novel. Fritz Lang adapted the story for film in his 1941 Man Hunt, in which Hitler is explicitly named as the hunted dictator. Illustrated on page 8.
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