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James M. Cain - Sinful Woman

Cleveland, World Publishing, 1948.  Stated first edition.  First thus.  Dark blue boards with lighter blue fields. Front board shows creasing and wear to corners and spine ends. Pages browned, one small open tear to half-title page.  One of two novels Cain published in 1948, along with The Moth.  $20.00.


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