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[New York]: Lawrence E. Spivak, Publisher, . Small octavo, pp. [1-2] 3-127 , pictorial wrappers. First edition. Jonathan Press No. J17. Digest size magazine format. Collects the following stories; The Whosis Kid, The Gutting of Couffignal, Death and Company, One Hour and The Tenth Clue. First book publication for all but the third story. Introduction by Ellery Queen. Hubin, p. 369. Layman A13.1.
[New York]: The American Mercury / Lawrence E. Spivak, Publisher, n.d. . Small octavo, pp. [1-2] 3-125 [126-128], pictorial wrappers. Second printing. Bestseller Mystery No. B131. Digest size magazine format. Originally published as THE ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE. Layman A11.1.b.
New York: Pro-Distributors Publishing Company, Inc., 1923. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes "The Second Story Angel" by Dashiell Hammett. The author's seventh story appearance in Black Mask, his third using his own name. Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazine, pp. 62-68.
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Study of each of Hammett's novels as detective fiction and literature.