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    Sale 2462 | Lot 39
    Price Realized: $5,000With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2462 Lot 39

      CHANDLER, RAYMOND. The Big Sleep. 8vo, publisher's orange cloth stamped in blue, faint white smudging to rear board; unclipped original pictorial dust jacket by Hans J. Barschel, folds rubbed, small chips and splits to folds professionally restored on verso, few small stains to rear panel; rear end-leaf and free endpaper with upper corner restored, few small spots to pp. 20-23, pastedowns discolored near gutters. New York: Knopf, 1939

      Estimate $4,500 - 6,000

      first edition of chandler's first book. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. Bruccoli A1.1.a.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,000