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    Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac. The Living and the Dead. New York: 1957. First U. S. edition.

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    Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac. The Living and the Dead. New York: Ives Washburn, 1957. First U. S. edition. Octavo. 191, [192] pages. Publisher's light gray cloth, spine lettered in dark green, in original dust jacket. Slight spine lean; spine ends and corners lightly worn; corners very softly bumped. Small stain at the bottom of the fore edge of the text block, affecting roughly the first forty leaves. Dust jacket spine panel faded; front panel lightly rubbed; rear panel slightly soiled; edges worn, particularly at spine ends, with small chips at each fold; short closed tear at the top edge of the rear panel, with corresponding diagonal crease; lightly foxed, mostly visible on flaps and verso. Very good. Source material for Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo (1958). From the KoKo Collection.

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