The So Blue Marble. Dorothy B. HUGHES.

The So Blue Marble.

London: Nicholson and Watson, 1943. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. First UK edition. Octavo, 19cm x 12cm, red cloth with black titles to spine, unclipped dust-jacket, 191pp, last page used as paste-down, as issued, war economy standard issue. The dust-jacket is worn along the edges, chipped at the head of the spine with no loss of text, 3cm chip out of mid-spine below the title and above the author’s name, interior is very clean throughout. Very good / good. Item #233

Classic crime noir and Hughes’ first novel. Published three years after the first American edition, this UK first is uncommon.

Price: $500.00

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