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James M. Cain
POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE (1943) JAMES M. CAIN SIGNED & INSCRIBED 8th LEATHER!
New York: KNOPF, 1942. POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE (1943) JAMES M. CAIN SIGNED & INSCRIBED 8th EDITION - PRIVATE LIBRARY LEATHER BOUND + COA! *COMES WITH COA FROM THE MUSEUM OF MOM AND POP CULTURE - *GUARANTEED VINTAGE AND ORIGINAL - *FROM THE PRIVATE LIBRARY OF Seymour Nebenzal, PRODUCER "PANDORA'S BOX" AND OTHER GERMAN CLASSICS. NEBENZAL WAS AN IMPORTANT PLAYER IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE GERMAN CINEMA IN THE 1920'S-1930'S - THIS BOOK CAME DIRECTLY FROM THE NEBENZAL FAMILY-HELD LIBRARY - *SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY JAMES M. CAIN - "TO SEYMOUR LEBENZAL, WITH HIGH HOPES AND BEST REGARDS. / JAMES M. CAIN / JUNE 19, 1943" *ORIGINAL ALFRED A. KNOPF EIGHTH PRINTING - 1942 - 187 NUMBERED PAGES - LAST PAGE OF NOVEL (188) NOT NUMBERED - *VOLUME HAS BEEN DELUXE LIBRARY BOUND IN LEATHER WITH GILT DECORATION AND APPOINTMENTS - EX LIBRIS SEYMOUR NEBENZAL LIBRARY PLATE - INITIALS "S.N." AT BOTTOM OF SPINE BENEATH "CAIN" AND TITLE - *BRIGHT AND THEATRICAL PRESENTATION IN BROWN LEATHER WITH GOLDEN SPINE DECOR - LIGHT SHELF, EDGE AND LIGHT WEAR - TAN LINES AT EDGE OF FIRST FEW AND LAST FEW PAGES - *SIZE IS APPX. 5.25 X 7.5 X 1" INCHES - *HISTORICAL CONTEXT: The Postman Always Rings Twice is a 1934 crime novel by James M. Cain. The novel was successful and notorious upon publication. It is regarded as one of the more important crime novels of the 20th century. The novel's mix of sexuality and violence was startling in its time and caused it to be banned in Boston. It is included in Modern Library's list of 100 best novels, and it was published as an Armed Services Edition during WWII. The novel … [Click Below for Full Description]
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