Northridge: Lord John Press, 1979.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition of Ross Macdonald's critical essays on diverse subjects including, The Detective In Fiction, James M.Cain, Colin Wilson, Joseph Conrad, T. S. Eliot, and Barzun & Taylor's, A Catalogue Of Crime, an erudite departure from his Lew Archer mysteries. Royal 8vo. 67 pp. Limited to 350 Copies, this copy one of 300 Numbered Copies Signed by Ross Macdonald and additionally Inscribed by him on the title-page to an early Millar/Macdonald supporter and collector of mystery and detection fiction. "To.who shares my interest in Canadian literature, with warm regards, Ross Macdonald". Fine in the publisher's 1/4 red cloth over gray paper covered boards, gilt and red titles, without dustwrapper, as issued.
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