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    Mickey Spillane. Original Typescript for The Big Kill. [New York: January 31, 1951]. Compositor's copy, hand-corrected throughout by Spillane, with marginal notes in other hands. Loose quarto sheets (8.5 x 11 inches). Complete with 233 leaves, seven leaves of preliminaries and 226 comprising the text. Printed rectos only, numbered 1-220 with 18a, 18b, 82b, 111a, 113a and 113b inserted; preliminaries with old paper clipping and diagramed onion skin paper attached. Preliminaries and early textual leaves dampstained, causing holographic ink to bleed; margins cockled throughout; page edges worn, especially to the preliminaries, with occasional minor loss; some faint marginal toning. Good. The fifth Mickey Spillane novel. From the Estate of Mickey Spillane.

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