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    Robert Bloch. Psycho. New York: 1959. First edition, inscribed by the author on the front endpaper.

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    Robert Bloch. Psycho. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959. First edition, inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Octavo. [vi], 185, [186: blank] pages. Publisher's white quarter-paper over black paper-covered boards, spine lettered in red, in original dust jacket. Backstrip faintly tanned, small bruise and faint tidemark to rear board, text block darkened as usual. Dust jacket edges worn, with light water damage to lower edge, most noticeable on verso, culaccino on front panel and two small holes to rear panel. Overall a good but still presentable copy. From the collection of Dr. Stuart David Schiff.

    "Psycho is a genre masterpiece which set the pattern for the psychological suspense-horror novel." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-46. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 57.



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