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    [Cornell Woolrich]. Somebody on the Phone. [By] William Irish (pseudonym). Philadelphia: [1950]. First edition.

    More Information: [Cornell Woolrich]. Somebody on the Phone. [By] William Irish (pseudonym). Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, [1950]. First edition. Octavo (7.3125 x 5 inches; 185 x 127 mm.). Publisher's light grayish-green paper-covered boards spine lettered in dark red, Main Line Mysteries stamped in dark red on the front board; all edge of the text block trimmed; plain endpapers; in the original dust jacket, priced $2.50. Spine with a hint of a lean; a small, very faint darkening of the joints near the upper edge; spine ends and corners very lightly worn. Top edge of the text very lightly dust-soiled. Dust jacket very lightly rubbed, with small, thin blemishes at either end of the front panel fold; some trace soiling to the rear panel; front flap fold very softly creased. Nearly fine. Short story collection, later titled Deadly Night Call. From the Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction.

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