Book Condition Spine titles faded to orange, else fine in grey boards; lacking the dust jacket.
Edition First edition, third printing. SIGNED by the author.
Publisher New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., (1952).
Seller ID 31300.01
Horace McCoy began writing for pulp magazines, including BLACK MASK, in their heyday and in 1931 he went off to Hollywood to become a scriptwriter. SCALPEL is a late entry in a career that included the classic novel THEY SHOOT HORSES, DON'T THEY? Filmed.
Mystery. Signed. Books into Film.