Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Mickey Spillane. My Gun is Quick. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, 1950. First edition. Inscribed by the author to his parents: "Dear Ma and Dad - / Here's another you / shouldn't read - but after two more / are on the stands you'll have that / house! / Lovingly - Your Son." Octavo. 250, [6, blank] pages. Publisher's paper-covered boards, front board and spine stamped in red, dust jacket. Boards and board edges lightly rubbed, outer portions faintly toned. Text block dust soiled on top edge, hinges moderately soiled, endpapers lightly foxed, sporadic minor foxing throughout. Dust jacket mildly rubbed, edges somewhat worn and creased, spine and rear panels and flaps have small chips and open tears, front flap and verso a bit soiled and stained. A good, sound copy with a nice overall appearance and a touching inscription to the author's parents. From the estate of Mickey Spillane.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 326

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 18 days left to consign to the 2018 October 27 Musical Instruments - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $614,788