Edited by James Pepper.Santa Barbara : 1978 Stock Code: 39525
NotesFirst edition, first printing, "R" of 26 lettered copies, signed by Fox. The signed limited edition consisted of 406 copies, of which 26 were lettered, and 30 were presentation copies. This is the first publication of literary correspondence between Chandler and his friend Fox, a contemporary crime writer, who dedicated his novel Dark Crusade (1953) to Chandler.
This copy is accompanied by an original photograph laid-in, showing Chandler and Fox together.
Octavo. Original black morocco, titles to upper board and spine gilt, marbled endpapers.
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