The Black Dahlia
A US first edition, first impression - with a complete number string which includes the number 1.
Wrapper : The wrapper on this copy is very bright, is unfaded, and is complete. It is unclipped. It shows a tiny hint of bruising to the spine ends. Looks very sharp.
Book : The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean. The corners are sharp. There is a tiny hint of bruising to the spine ends. The pages and closed page edges are clean and bright. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. No remainder marks. A lovely copy in a protected wrapper.
Publisher : Mysterious Press