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The Beast With Five Fingers and Other Tales (First edition, publisher's file copy)

The Beast With Five Fingers and Other Tales (First edition, publisher's file copy)

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The Beast With Five Fingers and Other Tales (First edition, publisher's file copy)

by William Fryer Harvey

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London: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1928. First Edition. First Edition. Publisher's file copy, with a label marking it as such tipped-in on the front pastedown, and blindstamped "FILE COPY" on the front flyleaf.

Basis for the 1946 film noir directed by Robert Florey and starring Peter Lorre, Victor Francen, Andrea King, and Robert Alda.

Near Fine, lacking the scarce dust jacket. Spine faintly faded, with faint foxing to the page edges and light offsetting to the endpapers.

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Royal Books, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
146835
Title
The Beast With Five Fingers and Other Tales (First edition, publisher's file copy)
Author
William Fryer Harvey
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
J.M. Dent and Sons
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1928
Keywords
Books into Film | Short Story Collection | Horror | Mystery and Crime
Bookseller catalogs
Books into Film; Horror; Mystery and Crime; Short Story Collection;

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