New York: Viking, 1947.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by author. First Edition Inscribed and dated by Hellman in the year of publication to her personal secretary Edith Lustgarten on the first free endpaper. She was an accomplished screenwriter on Broadway in the 1950's and was romantically involved with Dashiell Hammett who wrote The Maltese Falcon. Hellman's screenplay Little Foxes", which starred Bette Davis received an Academy Award nomination in 1942.
A lovely copy indeed in the publisher's gray cloth covered boards, a trifle faded at the spine and lacking the dustwrapper.
Item #32914 Price: US$1,150.00