A NEW LEAF AND OTHER STORIES. Jack Ritchie, John George Reitci.

A NEW LEAF AND OTHER STORIES.

NY: Dell, 1971. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Dell 6381. Paperback original. The author's first book and first story collection. Collects eighteen stories. The title story "A New Leaf" a.ka. "The Green Heart" was filmed in 1971 with Walter Matthau and Elaine May. Ritchie was a highly regarded writer who published mostly short fiction, over 500 stories. He was a regular contributor to Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine as well as other magazines of the day. A number of his other stories were adapted for television. Hubin, p. 685. A fine unread copy. Scarce. (26678). Item #26678

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