Lot 139: HAMMETT, DASHIELL. The Thin Man.
November 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: HAMMETT, DASHIELL. The Thin Man. 8vo, publisher''s green cloth, front cover with central design of blue mask within red border, blue and red geometrical design on spine, rear cover with "Borzoi" device, pronounced mottling; dust jacket restored; endpapers discolored. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934
Notes: first edition, first issue of hammett''s final novel with ''seep'' for ''sleep" on p. 209. Layman A6.1.a.