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The Drowning Pool (Signed First Edition)

The Drowning Pool (Signed First Edition)

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The Drowning Pool (Signed First Edition)

by Kenneth Millar writing as John Ross Macdonald

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1950. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page.

The second Lew Archer novel, basis for the 1975 film, the second of two Lew Archer adaptations featuring Paul Newman in the lead role (renamed "Harper").

Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Boards slightly warped, with faint foxing on the top page edges. Jacket moderately rubbed, with light wear on the spine ends. In a black cloth slipcase.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
The Drowning Pool (Signed First Edition)
Author
Kenneth Millar writing as John Ross Macdonald
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1950
Keywords
Mystery and Crime | Hard-boiled Crime Fiction | Books into Film
Bookseller catalogs
Books into Film; Hard-boiled Crime Fiction; Mystery and Crime;

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