A MAN CALLED SPADE AND OTHER STORIES. Dashiell Hammett.

A MAN CALLED SPADE AND OTHER STORIES.

New York: Dell Publishing Company, Inc., n.d., [1945]. Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. Later edition. Dell 90. A mapback edition. First Dell printing of the collection originally titled THE ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE. Collects the following stories, A Man Called Spade, They Can Only Hang You Once, Too Many Have Lived, The Assistant Murderer, and His Brother's Keeper. New introduction to this edition by Ellery Queen, "Meet Sam Spade." Note, this edition omits two stories from the originally titled book: "Nightshade" and "The Judge Laughed Last." Creasing and edge wear, fraying and splits at spine ends, a good copy. (26771). Item #26771

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