The Smart Set Anthology of World Famous Authors.New York, Halcyon House, 1934 Stock Code: 105283
NotesFirst edition, first printing, which contains the first appearance for two Dashiell Hammett short stories, "From the Memoirs of a Private Detective" and "Green Elephant". The anthology also includes pieces from F. Scott Fitzgerald, James Joyce, Jim Tully and many others.
Octavo. Original blue cloth boards, gilt titles to spine. With the dust jacket.
Rubbing to ends of spine and corners, gilt titles to spine lightly rubbed, faint star stamp to front free endpaper, in the dust jacket with wear to extremities, shallow chipping to ends of spine and to rear flap fold, rubbing along front flap fold, small pieces of archival tape to verso of ends of spine to closed tears. A very good copy.
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