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HIGH WALL by  Alan R Clark - First edition - 1936 - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 10164)

HIGH WALL

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HIGH WALL

by Clark, Alan R

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A good to very good copy, front cover shows water staining, stain spot along top page edge, not affecting text, through first ha
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New York: Harrision Smith & Robert Haas, 1936. First edition. A good to very good copy, front cover shows water staining, stain spot along top page edge, not affecting text, through first half of the book. The dust jacket is very good, water stain show somewhat on front panel, closed tear with creasing along lower right front corner. (10164). Octavo, cloth. A scarce title which is the basis for a 1947 film noir of the same name featuring Robert Taylor. "Stylish, representative late forties noir thriller" - Selby, Dark City: The Film Noir, 167. Silver and Ward (eds.), Film Noir: An Encyclopedic Reference to the American Style (3rd edition), pp. 126-127. Keaney, Film Noir Guide, p.186.

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book dealer
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
10164
Title
HIGH WALL
Author
Clark, Alan R
Book condition
second hand - A good to very good copy, front cover shows water staining, stain spot along top page edge, not affecting text, through first ha
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harrision Smith & Robert Haas
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1936
Keywords
Mystery
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jacket
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octavo
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