Item Detail

Item Number 3822
Title Detective In Film A Pictorial Treasury Of The Screen Sleuth From 1903 To The Present, The
Author Everson, William K.
Condition VG/VG-
Publisher the Citadel Press
Place Published Secaucus, NJ
Date Published 1972
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Book has black cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine; straight, tight and clean; pages are clean, no marks or tears; light wear and bumping to edges/corners; one small frayed area in binding material at upper back edge. Dust jacket; price intact, illustrated; clean and bright; rubbing at spine area and folds; chipping and wear to edges. A definitive study by this film historian of the changing character of the sleuth from the first Sherlock Holmes in 1903 to Albert Finney's Gumshoe in 1971...from dj. ; B&W Illustrations; 11" x 8 1/2"; 247 pages
LoC or ISBN 0806502983
Keyword(s) William K. Everson,Dectectives,Mysteries,First Edition,Mystery Writers,Mystery Characters
Category(ies) History Travel Exploration Places,Books about Books
Price $27.00