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Published by J. H. Sears & Company, New York, 1929
Condition: Very Good Hardcover

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First edition of the author's rare first book. Original full black cloth with white llettered cover and spine. INSCRIBED BY VERA CASPARY in year prior to stated publication "To Connie - With love - Vera - December 23, 1928." Vera Caspary (1899 - 1987) was an American writer of novels, screenplays and short stories. She was one of the most prominent women writers and playrights of her generation and also one of the most forward-looking in her terms of the role of women. Several of her books were made into movies including Laura directed by Otto Preminger in 1943. Spine lettering dulled, slight rubbing to the tips. (Search our listings for other early inscribed titles by Vera Caspary). Bookseller Inventory # 18372

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Publisher: J. H. Sears & Company, New York

Publication Date: 1929

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

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