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THE SCREAMING MIMI

THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Octavo, boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p. 93. Basis for the 1958 film noir of the same name with Anita Ekberg. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with just a bit age-darkening to the spine panel, much less than usually encountered, tiny nick to head of spine panel, and tiny closed tear to lower rear panel. A lovely bright, clean copy. (#137083)
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1949. Octavo, boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p. 93. Basis for the 1958 film noir of the same name with Anita Ekberg. Slight spine lean, touch of rubbing to crown of spine panel, a near fine copy in bright, nearly fine dust jacket with some faint wrinkling at head of spine panel and upper corner tips. A very nice copy of one of Brown's more elusive mystery novels. (#89166)
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The Screaming Mimi

The Screaming Mimi

by Crime - Brown, Fredric

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New York: E. P. Dutton & Co, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Hardbound octavo in dustwrapper. Stated first edition. 248 pp. Hardbound copy in dustwrapper of this crime and suspense novel by the author of Death Has Many Doors and Night of the Jabberwock. Faint erasure marks to inside front pastedown, else a sound very good and clean copy in a clipped, but otherwise handsome near fine dustwrapper.
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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DUTTON Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. FIRST. A NEAR FINE FIRST EDITION IN DUST JACKET..
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Frederic

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New York City: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1949. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine/Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo., 248pp. Sharp Stated First Edition bound in yellow cloth with black outlined yellow titles. Square, and tight and quite clean throughout with or no toning or foxing. Minor wear to the spine ends and tips and a tiny spot of discoloration to the bottom rear tip. Very attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($2,50), has some rubbing to spine and a couple of small rubs to the front panel. Flap edges toning. Still fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Basis for the 1958 Noir film of the same title starring Anita Ekberg, Philip Carey and Gypsy Rose Lee. A very handsome collectable copy at a great price. (Hubin, p.53).
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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THE SCREAMING MIMI, Dutton, 1949, first edition, tiny tear at head of spine, else near fine in vg+ dust-wrapper save for some dust-soiling and a small chip missing from the upper section of the front dust-wrapper panel. The source book for the film of the same name.
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4 Novels: Night of the Jabberwock, the Screaming Mimi, Knock-Three-One-Two, the Fabulous Clipjoint.

by Brown, Fredric.

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ISBN 13
9780946391127
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0946391122
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LONDON: ZOMBA.. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0946391122 . First edition. (Thus) Fine in fine dust jacket. (No discoloration to the pink hue at spine. Crease at edge of front end-paper and title page. ) (B); 5 1/2" X 8"; 569 pages .
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The Screaming Mimi

The Screaming Mimi

by BROWN, Frederic

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. First edition. Split on the spine of the book, some staining to the boards, a good copy in attractive, about very good dustwrapper with a small chip at the crown. Scarce title in presentable condition.
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4 NOVELS: NIGHT OF THE JABBERWOCK, THE SCREAMING MIMI, KNOCK-THREE-ONE-TWO, THE FABULOUS CLIPJOINT.

by Brown, Fredric.

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LONDON: ZOMBA BOOKS.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in near fine dust jacket. (Pink hue on spine of jacket discolored. A few traces of shelf-wear & yellowing along edges of jacket. Trace of light foxing at top edge. ) The most elusive of the Zomba omnibus collections. .
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The Screaming Mimi; A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery
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The Screaming Mimi; A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery

by Brown, Fredric

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1949. First Edition. Cloth. Very good/very good. First edition of The Screaming Mimi by Fredric Brown.. Octavo, 248pp. Yellow cloth, title printed on spine in blue. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Clean text, lightly worn bottom edge of cloth, some foxing to outer edge of text block. Previous ownership bookplate affixed to front endpaper. In publisher's dust jacket, $2.50 on front flap, lightly soiled from handling, chipping at edges of spine, some toning to spine. Fredric Brown was an American science fiction, mystery, short fantasy and black comedy writer. His first novel, The Fabulous Clipjoint, won an Edgar Award for outstanding mystery novel. Another novel, The Screaming Mimi, was adapted into a film in 1958. He is widely considered one of the best Science Fiction Writers of the 20th Century. Fredric Brown died in 1972, having published over 100 works of fiction. Since his death, many of his early pulp novels have been republished and have found a… Read more
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Stated first edition. A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery. Yellow cloth in a very good jacket with some wear to the tips and spine ends and lightly soiled.
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The Screaming Mimi: Book Club Edition

by Fredric Brown

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Brown, Fredric. THE SCREAMING MIMI. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p. 93. Basis for the 1958 film noir of the same name with Anita Ekberg. VG+ see photos for specifics
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The Screaming Mimi

The Screaming Mimi

by BROWN, Fredric

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1949. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; yellow paper-covered boards, with titling and publisher's logo stamped in black to spine and front cover; dustjacket; 248, [8]pp. Slight forward lean, mild rubbing to extremities, with faint foxing and dustiness to upper edge of textblock; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), flap edges trimmed 1cm short, with wear and nicks to extremities, several stains to jacket, with a small piece of tape at center of front panel; Good to Very Good. Basis for Gerd Oswald's 1958 film noir, starring Anita Ekberg, Philip Carey, and Gypsy Rose Lee. HUBIN, p.54.
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by BROWN, Fredric

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New York: Dutton. 1949. First printing. Hardcover.. Yellow boards stamped in black. Light rubbing to spine tips, lower edges of boards; 1/4 inch deep creased tear to top margin of pp 205-06; light unobtrusive yellow spots to pp 9-10; a fine and bright copy otherwise, no previous owner marks. The yellow price-clipped jacket has dust soiling to panels; a few small dark soil spots and 1/4 inch tear to front panel; spine slightly age-darkened, with tiny corner chips, slight rubbing, and short tears to folds, to spine tips; one inch tear to lower inner corner of rear panel; tiny chips to outer corners; creases to fore margin of front flap; light rubbing and darkening to flap folds; VG otherwise and still quite respectable in appearance. Perhaps the author's best-known novel, about a "ripper" terrorizing women in Chicago. Basis for the 1958 film noir with Anita Ekberg & Gypsy Rose Lee. ; Octavo .
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THRILLERS, 4 NOVELS, NIGHT OF THE JABBERWOCK, THE SCREAMING MIMI, KNOCK THREE, ONE, TWO, THE FABULOUS CLIPJOINT

by Brown, fredric

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Zomba books, 1983 first edition . fine trade paperback
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bantam Books. New York: Bantam Books, Inc. , 1950 first edition . 831 almost near fine, name written inside paperback,
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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NY: Bantam, 1950. 1st printing, Oct./Nov. 1950; #831. Cover art is uncredited. Slight creasing; light edgewear; minor surface wear; mild tanning; minor soiling.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good+ to Near Fine.
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SEVEN VOLUMES:  What Mad Universe; Murder Can be Fun; The Screaming Mimi; The Lenient Beast;  His...
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SEVEN VOLUMES: What Mad Universe; Murder Can be Fun; The Screaming Mimi; The Lenient Beast; His Name Was Death; The Far Cry; Murder Set to Music (an Anthology - Saint Mystery Library )

by Brown, Fredric ( 7 Volumes )( Saint Mystery Library Edited By Leslie Charteris anthology includes: Brown; Poul Anderson; James E Gunn; Lawrence G Blochman; John Jakes )

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London, England / New York, N.Y.: London, UK / New York: Boardman; Corgi, Great American Publications ( Saint Mystery Library ); Black Lizard Books, 1954, 1958, 1958, 1959, 1959, 1987, 1987, 1986, 1st and Later Printings ----------7 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), paperbacks, all are Good or better, some ink names, some store stamps, some creases, flaking and short tears but all are solid copies ---His name was Death, Black Lizard, 1987, 1st printing, VG+, about 4.25w x 7h inches /// The Far Cry, Black Lizard, 1987, 1st printing, VG+, about 4.25w x 7h inches /// Murder Set to Music, The Saint Mystery Library, anthology (with Poul Anderson, James E Gunn, Lawrence G Blochman, John Jakes ), 1959, 1st edition, VG, about 4.25w x 6.25h inches /// The Screaming Mimi, Corgi Books, 1958, 1st Corgi ed., G-VG, about 4.25w x 6.25h inches /// Murder Can Be Fun, Corgi, 1958, 1st Corgi ed., G, about 4.25w x 6.25h inches /// The Lenient beast, Corgi, 1959, 1st Corgi ed., G-VG, black marker blotch on bottom edge… Read more
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. An early mystery-thriller by Brown, who learned his craft writing for the mystery and sci-fi pulps and whose work fostererd a fan cult that continues a half-century after his death. When Brown is good, he is very, very good and "The Screaming Mimi" is one of those. An Irish, alcoholic newspaper reporter in Chicago is so affected by the beauty of the fourth victim of a serial killer that he sobers up enough to begin his own hunt for the killer. As he gets close to his goal, he finds himself the target of madness and death. The book became the basis for a 1958 movie starring Anita Eckberg and Gypsy Rose Lee. This copy is a Dutton's book club, "Guilt Edged Mystery," First Edition Thus. 248 pages in bright yellow cloth boards showing slightly bumped corners and light surface wear. Text shows a bit of age-tanning and light foxing on the end papers and edges, o/w boards and text are clean and unmarked, binding… Read more
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