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    Raymond Chandler. The Long Good-Bye. London: 1953. First edition.

    More Information: Raymond Chandler. The Long Good-Bye. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1953. First edition. Octavo. 319, [1] pages. Publisher's full maroon paper-covered boards, spine lettered in silver. Original illustrated dust jacket. All edges trimmed. A touch of dust-soiling to top edge; handful of white specks to front board. Normal age toning to edges and interior of text block. Jacket a bit rubbed with mild wear at spine and flap fold ends. Very nearly fine. Chandler's sixth novel to feature hard-boiled private detective Philip Marlowe. Bruccoli 10.1.a. From the Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction.

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