THE ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE and other stories

By: Hammett, Dashiell

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Contains three detective stories starring the incomparable Sam Spade, as well as four other pieces: "The Assistant Murderer," featuring Alexander Rush, a detective "so ugly that people just naturally think he is crooked," "Night Shade," "a vivid sketch wih an O. Henry ending," a humorous piece, "The Judge Laughed Last," and "His Brother's Keeper," a "prize fight tale told by a tough, dumb, honest and likable fighter." Red cloth w/grey bat illustration to front cover, grey spine lettering, 189 pages, dust jacket illustration by Leo Manso. Edge/corner wear, bumped corners, dampstaining to top inch of front cover, date/large Christmas gift sticker to front pastedown, some generally inoffensive but noticeable dampstaining to top edges, in rubbed/edgeworn dust jacket w/some chipping to corners/spine ends, moderate-sized chip to spine, edge tears, moderately sunned spine, some soil.

Title: THE ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE and other stories

Author Name: Hammett, Dashiell

Categories: Mystery--Suspense--Thriller (hardcover),

Edition: 1st thus

Publisher: Cleveland & New York, World Publishing Company / Tower Books: 1945

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Fair to Good

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 018201

Keywords: NOISBN, Sam Spade, detectives, hard-boiled dicks, prize fighters, boxer, boxers, boxing, American literature, Leo Manso