Author:Goodis, David

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Behold This Woman

By: Goodis, David

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York/London, D. Appleton-Century Company: (c.1947)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17749

Condition: Good in Fair dj


[just a bit of wear to book, but with soiling/spotting/browning to page edges, one-time owner's signature at top of ffep; alas, the jacket's a mess, heavily edgeworn, with a ragged diagonal tear across the front panel (pretty much held together by the jacket protector) and various other small deprecations]. Goodis's next-to-last hardcover novel, prior to his descent (and I mean that in the nicest possible way) in the netherwold of paperback originals, where he did much of his best work. As noted by Francis M. Nevins Jr., this novel displays "many of the character types, settings, and mot... View more info

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Dark Passage

By: Goodis, David

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Julian Messner, Inc.: (c.1946)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18970

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good in Good dj


[moderately worn book, light spotting to covers, spine lettering somewhat rubbed; jacket is on the rough side, heavily edgeworn with a bit of paper loss at both ends of spine (taking away part of author's name at top), slightly ragged tear across middle of spine, small chip at top of rear panel]. Probably the author's best-known novel; basis for the 1947 film starring Humphrey Bogart, written and directed by Delmer Daves. View more info