Item Detail

Item Number 1357
Title Moth, The
Author Cain, James M.
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher Knopf
Place Published New York
Date Published 1948
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Very nice VG+/VG+ copy, close to NF/NF. Straight, clean, tightly bound book with no soiling or handwriting in it, with minor lower spine end shelf-bumping & same to one lower binding corner, a trace of sunning to upper back binding edge, page edges a bit dusty-looking. The price intact, crisp DJ is a bit rubbed at folds with a few small edge nicks/rubs (primarily spine ends) and 1 very short, closed edge tear. The story of John Dillon who, as a very young man, fell in love with a girl & fled his hometown when accused of leading her astray, of his hard life bumming around the country, and his eventual finding of his love again.
LoC or ISBN 226871
Keyword(s) Mystery,James M. Cain
Category(ies) General Fiction 1sts
Price $74.25