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Before I Wake (First Edition)

by Dresser, Davis (Brett Halliday) and Kathleen Rollins Dresser writing as Hal DeBrett

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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1949. First Edition. First Edition. NC. Basis for the obscure 1954 film noir, "Shadow of Fear." Davis Dresser is much better known under his other pseudonym, Brett Halliday, which he used for the long-running Mike Shayne series. An uncommon noir source title.



  • Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 119366
  • Title: Before I Wake (First Edition)
  • Author: Dresser, Davis (Brett Halliday) and Kathleen Rollins Dresser writing as Hal DeBrett
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: Dodd, Mead
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1949
  • Keywords: Books into Film | Film Noir
  • Bookseller catalogs: Books into Film; Film Noir;


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