The distinguished playwright and memoirist recounts the intrusion of congressional and other witch-hunters, Red-baiters, and ideologues into her and Dashiell Hammett's lives in the 1950s and the losses and discomforts suffered.The distinguished playwright and memoirist recounts the intrusion of congressional and other witch-hunters, Red-baiters, and ideologues into her and Dashiell Hammett's lives in the 1950s and the losses and discomforts suffered.Read Less
Fine in Very Good-dust jacket. 0316355151. Stated first edition. Quarter bound in black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt rendering of author's signature on front cover, medallion blind-stamped onto front cover, black endpapers. Illustrated with twelve pages of B&W photographs. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf wear, spine mildly sunned, small tears at bottom of front panel and top of rear panel, flaps moderately creased. FINE/VERY GOOD-. Large 8vo 9"-10" tall. (iv), 155 pp.
Fine in fine dust jacket. Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA, 1976. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Fine/Fine-, Hard Cover, Size=6."x9.5", 155pgs. Slight DJ front flap fore-edge crease, o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0316355151 DJ in a clear plastic protective cover. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Very good in very good dust jacket. Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA, 1976. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, VG+/VG, Hard Cover, Size=6."x9.5", 155pgs. 1/2" tapemended DJ tears(2) on front edges, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names etc. ISBN 0316355151 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Fine in Fine jacket. 176 pages First English edition, first printing. Introduction by James Cameron. Commentary by Garry Wills. McCarthy era witch hunting in America and her involvement. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. Price clipped. A beautiful copy!
VeryGood. Hardcover. First edition, inscribed by the author. Hardcover. 8vo. Black and red cloth in red dust jacket. Photo illustrations. Two small closed tears to dj, some bumping to dj at spine ends and corners. Some creasing and toning to interior flaps of dj. Spine lightly sloped. Inscribed on half title page. Overall, clean and sound. Very Good.
ISBN 0316355151. Hardback. Second Printing. Book is a Tight sound unmarked copy in Very Good condition with a very slight bump to the upper right corner of the front cover. Inscribed by the author Lillian Hellman on the half title page, reading TO GEORGIANA, LILLIAN HELLMAN. Dustjacket is in Good to Very Good condition with small tears, creases and chips around its edges. We have placed the dustjacket in a Brodart clear plastic protective cover and it looks much better than described. $ 7.95 original price is still present and unclipped on the front dustjacket flap.
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