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KINGSLEY, Sidney.

Detective Story. A play in three acts.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Random House, 1949

Stock Code: 50339

£650
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, first printing. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "For Billy Hammerstein who helped launch this - Gratefully Sidney Kingsley Nov. 4. 1949". With the recipient's bookplate to the front pastedown. William Hammerstein was the son of the lyricist Oscar Hammerstein, he was a theatrical producer in his own right and apparently participated in the original production of this play.

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Description

Octavo. Original black boards, title to upper board and spine gilt, top edge stained red. With the dust jacket.

Illustrations

Illustrated with photographs from the first production.

Condition

An excellent copy in the rather worn and repaired dust jacket.

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