Title THE BIG KISS-OFF OF 1944
Book Condition Pages age-toned, as expected, hint of splaying to the boards, thus very nearly fine; in crimson boards with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, if age-toned, pictorial dust jacket. Splendid jacket art--quite different than the U.S. issue--is by Bill Botten.
Edition First U.K. edition, first printing.
Publisher London: Hutchinson of London, (1975).
Seller ID 49809.00
40's era shamus pastiche by the remarkable Mr. Bergman, who first made an impression with his dissertation film history, WE'RE IN THE MONEY, co-authored BLAZING SADDLES, wrote THE IN-LAWS, and is now a writer/director of such films as HONEYMOON IN VEGAS.
Mystery. First Books. Hard-Boiled Mystery.