THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM. Signed by Nelson Algren.
1949·Garden City, NY
by Algren, Nelson
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1949. [viii], 343 pages of text. Original hardcover cloth is moderately darkened on the spine, with chipping and wear to the spine extremities, and overall shelfworn and soiled; protected in archival mylar. Lacks the dustjacket. Signed and inscribed in the year of publication on the page facing the half-title page, at Stuart Brent's legendary bookstore "[signed] Nelson Algren 7stairs. Sep 7 1949." Stuart Brent allegedly gave Algren the title of this book. Previous owner's last name neatly on the front endpaper. The text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Stated: First Edition.. Signed. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+ condition. Octavo (8vo).
(Inventory #: 017385)
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