An Open Book (Signed First Edition, review copy)
Price: 250.00 USD
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. First Edition. REVIEW COPY with slip laid in, SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. The autobiography of one of the leading American directors of film noir, his credits including "The Maltese Falcon" (1941), "The African Queen" (1951), "The Misfits" (1961), "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" (1948), "The Unforgiven" (1960), and "The Asphalt Jungle" (1950). Light toning to the endpapers and extremities, moderate foxing to the top page edges, and a hint of shelfwear to the jacket, else Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. First Edition.