Nov 21, 2013 - Sale 2332

Sale 2332 - Lot 31

Price Realized: $ 1,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
CHANDLER, RAYMOND. Farewell, My Lovely. 8vo, original orange cloth, covers and spine lettered in blue, small stain at bottom edge of front cover, minor overall edgewear; dust jacket, scattered soiling, creased along folds and through center of spine panel, cellotape repairs on verso; usual discoloration to endpapers, occasional bleed to upper margins of text from topstain. New York: Knopf, 1940

Additional Details

first edition of one of Chandler's finest novels and the first of his novels to reach the screen. One of 7500 copies printed. Bruccoli A2.1.a; Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.