London: Hamish Hamilton, 1965. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Item #014094
8vo., 538pp. Beautiful First Edition of this anthology of previously published stories from early in Chandler's career. "First published in Great Britain 1965" stated on copyright page. Bound in grey cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the spine. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no where save some gentle bumping to the spine ends. Very attractive unclipped wrapper, (30s. net), has fairly mild edge-wear. Light soiling on rear panel. Still fresh and bright with no creases, chipping or tears. A sharp, collectable copy at a great price.