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Angel Street. A Victorian Thriller In Three Acts by Patrick Hamilton

Angel Street. A Victorian Thriller In Three Acts

by Patrick Hamilton

Publication: Herbert Jenkins, 1957, London

First U. S. edition. Fine in dust jacket, lightly sunned on the spine. Originally published in England in 1939 in a paper-bound edition as "Gas Light." This is the first hardcover edition. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket (some fading to the pink printing on spine). Basis for the 1944 film "Gas-Light" starring Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer and Joseph Cotton. With the inked ownership signature on front pastedown (fully covered by the front flap fold) of noted Hollywood producer Jerry Wald (Dark Passage, Mildred Pierce). Scarce.

Inventory Number: 40423

$875.00