THE WINDOW WITH THE SLEEPING NUDE. Robert Leslie Bellem.

THE WINDOW WITH THE SLEEPING NUDE.

Kingston, New York: Quinn Publishing Company, Inc. [1950]. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Paperback original. The second published novel under his own name by this prolific writer, known for his hard-boiled stories, usually with plenty of slang and a touch of the comic. He published under numerous pseudonyms and is thought to have written as many as 3,000 stories (see-Pederson (ed.) - St. James Guide to Crime and Mystery Writers, 4th ed., pp. 63-64). A very good copy in wrappers, ink number to upper corner of first page, slight lean, rubbing to spine edge, mild shelf wear. (12172). Item #12172

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