Category: Modern First Editions

THE GLASS KEY Stock code: 9970

Author / Artist:

Hammett, Dashiell

Publisher:

London: Alfred A. Knopf. 1931

Description:

First edition, first printing [first state] (preceding the US edition). Original blue cloth with red titles to the spine, lacking the rare dustwrapper. A very good copy, the cloth a little rubbed to the edges, the spine darkened and bumped at the tips. The contents are clean and complete with a small previous owner's ink name to the front free endpaper.

Price:

£750.00

Notes:

The correct first state of binding and contents with Knopf stamped to the bottom of the spine and no mention of Cassell on the title page. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.