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    Signed First U. S. Edition

    Eric Ambler. SIGNED. Cause for Alarm. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. First U. S. edition signed by the author on the title page. Octavo. [xiv], 284 pages. Publisher's light green cloth, lettered and decoratively stamped in red, red topstain, in original dust jacket. Dust jacket rubbed, particularly on rear panel, top edge worn with two small closed tears, shallow chips to spine ends and corners, faint red stain to upper margin of front flap. Very good. Ambler's fourth mystery novel, before going on to work as a screenwriter, whose scripts were filmed by Carol Reed and David Lean, among others, during the 1940s.

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    August, 2015
    5th Wednesday
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