THE OX-BOW INCIDENT, Random House, 1940, first edition, some tanning to the gutters as usual from chemical reaction of glue and paper, faint mark from paper clip at upper center margin of the first three leaves, brown stain from alleged review slip (not now present) on the recto of the second free end-paper, spine just a bit tanned, else a near fine copy in like dust-wrapper with several closed tears and some light dust-soil to the rear dust-wrapper panel. The source book for the fine film of the same name. INSCRIBED and dated by the author at the time of publication to Vida Boyle, the former wife of Nevada Governor Emmet Boyle. INSCRIBED copies are quite uncommon. (Inventory #: 12186)
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