FALLING ANGEL. William Hjortsberg.


New York and London: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, [1978]. Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. "A brilliant synthesis of the hard-boiled detective story and the horror novel..." - Barron (ed.): Horror Literature 4-149. Made into a film by Alan Parker (1987) starring Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet and Charlotte Rampling. Jones and Newman (eds), Horror: 100 Best Books 78. King list, p. 390. A fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with a touch of edge rubbing and a few light scratches to the foil jacket. (24197). Item #24197

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