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THE BIG SLEEP

(The Arion Press Edition)


$1,250.00

By: Raymond Chandler (Illustrated with Photographs by Lou Stoumen) (Introductory essay by Lawrence Clark Powell)
Edition: First Thus (In a limited edition of 425 copies)
Date: 1986
Published: Arion Press [San Francisco, CA]
Size (Details): Small 4to (illustrated with 40 Stoumen photographs
Binding: Hardcover [Plexiglass boards]

Category: Fine Press
From: Chartwell Booksellers
Item Number: 14839

Description: A marvelous rendering of Chandler's noir classic, illustrated with new photographs shot by legendary photographer Lou Stoumen in vintage 1940s black and white style. The book is bound in beveled plexiglass boards and spine, with silkscreened titling and decoration.
Produced in an edition of 425 unnumbered copies SIGNED by Stoumen, it is in virtually mint condition.

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Bibliographic numbers (in parentheses) are from Frederick Woods' original Churchill bibliography (Woods), as emended by Richard Langworth in his Connoisseur's Guide; and from the new, greatly expanded Churchill bibliography by Ronald Cohen (Cohen).





 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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