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PHANTOM LADY
J.B. Lippincott Company [1942], Philadelphia and New York - Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-291 [292], cloth. "This is the kind of waking nightmare that is the essence of noir fiction, and in his fourth suspense novel Cornell Woolrich writing under the pseudonym William Irish, captures superbly the emotional torment and terror of the situation" Pronzini and Muller: 1001 Midnights, pp. 398-99. A Haycraft-Queen cornerstone title. Made into a film noir directed by Robert Siodmak in 1944. Johnson, The Dark Page pp. 290-291. A nearly fine copy in a very good or somewhat better dust jacket which rubbed at the spine edges and folds, mild shelf wear to spine ends and corner tips. An attractive copy of an important book. (17962) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: John W. Knott, Jr, Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB]
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