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    James M. Cain. Mildred Pierce. New York: 1941. First edition.

    More Information: James M. Cain. Mildred Pierce. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First edition. Octavo. [8], 388, [2] pages. Publisher's full turquoise cloth; boards stamped in blind; spine stamped in gilt. Original illustrated dust jacket. Edges rough-trimmed; top edge stained blue. Barely perceptible shelf wear at extremities of binding. Very mild toning, edge wear to jacket. A few leaves unopened. A fine book in a very nearly fine dust jacket. Source material four the 1945 film noir of the same name, which earned star Joan Crawford her first and only Academy Award; later adapted into the 2011 miniseries starring Kate Winslet. From the Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction.

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