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Mystery Omnibus: Containing Two Full-Length Mystery Novels, The Big Sleep and Farewell My Lovely by CHANDLER, RAYMOND - 1944

by CHANDLER, RAYMOND

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Mystery Omnibus: Containing Two Full-Length Mystery Novels, The Big Sleep and Farewell My Lovely by CHANDLER, RAYMOND - 1944

Mystery Omnibus: Containing Two Full-Length Mystery Novels, The Big Sleep and Farewell My Lovely

by CHANDLER, RAYMOND

  • Used
  • Hardcover
  • first
Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Company, 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Fair. World Publishing Company Good Hardcover and Fair Dust-jacket. Forum Books F-64. Stated First Printing. Solid and tight binding, navy cloth with light blue lettering and Forum Books colophon on front board. Corners front and back bumped and rubbed, spine ends softly bumped. Dust-jacket, vintage, spine head missing large piece, spine heel has triangular piece missing, chips on lower edge. Pages heavily toned, thinner paper in accordance with a ruling of the War Production Board and the wartime need to conserve materials and manpower. Title page torn at upper edge, closed, rough cut on fore-edge and lower edge, green remainder mark on lower edge. Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Company, 1944, stated First Printing. 5.75" x 8.5" tall; 203 pages.
  • Bookseller Islander BookShop US (US)
  • Format/Binding Hardcover
  • Book Condition Used - Good Fair
  • Quantity Available 1
  • Edition First Edition
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Publisher The World Publishing Company
  • Place of Publication Cleveland, OH
  • Date Published 1944
  • Keywords MYSTERY, FICTION, NOIR, VINTAGE, COLLECTABLE

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Raymond Chandler's Mystery Omnibus (Containing two full-length mystery novels, The Big Sleep and Farewell, My Lovely)

by Raymond Chandler

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  • Very Good
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Hardcover
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World Publishing, 1944. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint of the two classic Chandler novels. 'First printing June 1944' stated. 8vo in navy cloth, titles and devices in light blue, top edge stained grey. Binding tight and sqaure, small white stain on the foredge, light white streak along the front gutter, one small white stain on the rear board. The corners of the dustjacket are rubbed through, shallow chipping at the spine ends, shallow chipping and creassing at the top of the front panel, short tape reapair at the atop left of the rear panel, penny-sized chip at the top of the rear panel.
Item Price
$225.00