CARR, John Dickson.
The Emperor’s Snuff-Box.
First edition, first printing, first issue dust jacket with blurbs for five other Harper books on the rear panel. Generally considered as one of Carr’s best novels, The Emperor’s Snuff-Box was adapted into the 1957 film, That Woman Opposite, directed by Compton Bennett. Published simultaneously in the UK by Hamilton.
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Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and front board in dark blue. With the dust jacket. A particularly bright copy in a price-clipped jacket with a few minor nicks.