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  • 1. Past All Dishonor

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Dust Jacket Included. DUST JACKET (UNCLIPPED; FEW NICKS) FIRST EDITION VERY GOOD-FINE, FRESH COPY. See More Details

    1946, NEW YORK, KNOPF, 1946

    Hardcover, Very Good

    George Houle

    BEST

    Los Angeles, CA, USA

    $150.00

  • 2. The Moth

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Small ink name and date on front free endpaper; else a very nice copy in an attractive jacket with some very slight edge wear. 373 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1948, Alfred A. Knopf

    publisher's cloth in dust jacket.

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $150.00

  • 3. Serenade

    by Cain, James M

     

    Seller Description: First Edition. W. A. Dwiggins dustjacket design. Novel of Hollywood, New York, and Mexico. Very Good plus with long gift inscription partly erased and slight cocking in Very Good plus price clipped dustjacket with shallow chipping to spine ends, darkening to spine and rear panel, splitting along lower rear spine edge, and light chipping to lower front panel. See More Details

    1937, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Babylon Revisited Rare Books

    LOW

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $150.00

  • 4. The Moth (First Printing)

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. First Edition/First Printing 1948. A stunning fine copy in an unclipped ($3.00) and fine dustjacket--protected in Brodart jacket cover. One corner is lightly bumped and there is a very small bump to the bottom rear board--otherwise only mildly aged toned. A wonderfully collectable copy from the author of "The Postman Always Rings Twice" and "Mildred Pierce". A very clean unmarked copy. See More Details

    1948, KNOPF

    Cloth, Fine/Like New

    Classic First Editions

    POOR

    Encinitas, CA, USA

    $150.00

  • 5. The Magicians Wife

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: 1965, 1st edition, very good+ condition, small wear to edges of binding, with a very good dust jacket, minor rubbing to dust jacket extremities, minor closed tear to dust jacket edge, published by The Dial Press, New York, 233 pages. Murder mystery with a Professional Magician as the intended victim. See More Details

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Robert Gwodz

    POOR

    Burbank, CA, USA

    $150.00

  • 6. The Moth

    by Cain, James M

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo. Green lettered grey cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Slight wear to extremities but otherwise a fine unread copy. Blank bookplate on endpaper. See More Details

    1948, Alfred A. Knopf

    Cloth, Very Good

    CONTACT EDITIONS, ABAC/ILAB

    HIGH

    TORONTO, ON, CANADA

    $153.00

  • 7. The Postman Always Rings Twice & Double Indemnity

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Fine, Book accented in 22kt gold gilt decoration. All edge gilt, hubbed spines. Part of The Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces.; Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces; 8vo 8"-9" tall. See More Details

    1988, Franklin Library

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    rarebookcellar

    HIGH

    Pomona, NY, USA

    $157.50

  • 8. The Postman Always Rings Twice & Double Indemnity

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Fine, Book accented in 22kt gold gilt decoration. All edge gilt, hubbed spines. Part of The Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces. Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces.; 8vo 8"-9" tall. See More Details

    1988, Franklin Library

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    rarebookcellar

    HIGH

    Pomona, NY, USA

    $165.75

  • 9. Serenade

    by James M. Cain

     

    Seller Description: New. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. See More Details

    Alfred A. Knopf

    ISBN-13: 9780404615024

    Hardcover, New

    ExtremelyReliable

    HIGH

    Richmond, TX, USA

    $174.76

  • 10. Three of a Kind

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J. Wilder's 1944 classic adaptation of "Double Indemnity, " a cornerstone of the film noir genre scripted by Wilder and Raymon. BOOK IS ABOUT FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT OTHER THAN A PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER WITH JUST A TOUCH OF BLEACHING TO THE BOARDS' EDGES AND THE USUAL TONING OF THE WARTIME ERA PAPER STOCK. D.J. IS VERY GOOD WITH SOME LOSS AT THE ENDS OF THE SLIGHTLY FADED SPINE PANEL WITHOUT EFFECT TO THE SPINE TITLES, ... See More Details

    PUB (1943), ROBERT HALE LIMITED

    HARDCOVER, Fine/Like New

    JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS

    AVERAGE

    BURLINGTON, WI, USA

    $175.00

  • 11. The Magicians Wife

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. Signed Copy First edition copy. Collectible-Very Good. Good dust jacket. 1965, stated 1st printing, Dial. Signed and inscribed to 'Ethel' by Cain on front endpaper, she has then written an inscription on reverse to Roy Hoopes, journalist and Cain biographer, her name also in ink to front pastedown. Black cloth spine over purple paper covered boards. Light wear to spine ends. Interior is clean and sound. Dust jacket is edgeworn and rubbed. Rear panel yellowed at edges. 1/2 inch chip ... See More Details

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB

    BEST

    Frederick, MD, USA

    $195.00

  • 12. Serenade

    by James M. Cain

     

    Seller Description: First edition, first printing; 314, [1] pp., original silver stamped black cloth (hardcover), nominal rubbing to bottom edge of the covers, else very good in a good purple & red dust jacket; the jacket is bright but price-clipped and edge worn. Photos available upon request. See More Details

    1937, NY: Knopf

    ISBN-13: 9780404615024

    Hardcover, Good

    John T Zubal Inc

    HIGH

    Cleveland, OH, USA

    $198.18

  • 13. The Moth

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: First edition. Fine in a near fine, lightly tanned dust jacket with just two shallow chips to head of spine and one to the top right corner. A very nice copy. See More Details

    1948., Alfred A. Knopf,

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Quill & Brush, Inc.

    BEST

    Dickerson, MD, USA

    $200.00

  • 14. Rainbow's End

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Octavo, boards. First edition. Inscribed by Cain on the half title page: "To--/ with love, / & the hope (? )/ enjoy it/ Jim/ Hyattsville, Md/ July 8, 1975." Corners gently bumped, a near fine copy in very good dust jacket with some shelf wear to spine ends and corners with some associated very tiny closed tears. (#126978) See More Details

    1975, New York: Mason/Charter,

    ISBN-13: 9780884050926

    Hardcover, Very Good

    LW Currey

    HIGH

    Elizabethtown, NY, USA

    $200.00

  • 15. The Moth

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Good with no dust jacket. Presentation copy, signed by author/worn and soiled with some abrasions on back cover/some browning on front and back flyleaves; 8 vo; 373 pages. See More Details

    1948, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardback, Good

    TexasBo

    AVERAGE

    Houston, TX, USA

    $200.00

  • 16. The Moth

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: First Edition. 8vo. A fine copy (grey cloth variant), top edge stained green, in fine dustwrapper showing minimal use. An extremely good copy. See More Details

    1948, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Good

    TBCL Book Collector's Library

    BEST

    Montreal, QC, CANADA

    $203.00

  • 17. Serenade

    by Cain, James M

     

    Seller Description: Good+ in Fine jacket. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Good+/Fine. First edition, SIGNED and INSCRIBED. Black cloth, 8vo. Good+, slightly cocked, spine ends and corners bumped and frayed, eps foxed. Lacking dj. Front endpaper signed with a lengthy later inscription by author. In fine (facsimile) dust jacket, the red and purple variation. * See More Details

    1937, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Good

    Denominator Books (IOBA)

    AVERAGE

    Winnetka, IL, USA

    $220.00

  • 18. The Postman Always Rings Twice

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Very Good+ Spine slightly cocked. Slight wear to extremities. Previous owner's name in inkstamp to front free endpaper; The classic novel, filmed twice. A fine example of a source of noir film; 8vo; 188 pages. See More Details

    1934, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Very Good

    CTrarebooks

    POOR

    New York, NY, USA

    $220.00

  • 19. Three of a Kind

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. A Very good+ copy in a Vg. priceclipped '2nd. ' issue dj. (Stamped price of $2.50 at the bottom corner of the front dj. flap. Rear cover features a short essay by Cain. Gilt on spine rubbed. Exceedingly faint erasure on front endpaper. Bottom edge of cloth lightly shelfsoiled. A few chips at edges of dj. Short edge tears) Features the FIRST book appearance of "Double Indemnity." See More Details

    1943, KNOPF. NY 1943

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Waverley Books

    HIGH

    Santa Monica, CA, USA

    $225.00

  • 20. Serenade

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: NF in VG jacket. See More Details

    1937, Knopf

    Hardcover, Very Good

    ManofBooks

    AVERAGE

    Washington, DC, USA

    $225.00

  • 21. Love's Lovely Counterfeit

    by James M. Cain

     

    Seller Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book 1942 Knopf STATED FIRST edition of Cain's 4th novel and extremely scarce in this condition. The book is in VG/VG condition. The HB has bright red boards and vivid black lettering with no fading. There is a tiny bit of lean in the spine. Inside there is some age yellowing of the inside boards only with previous owner marks on the ffep. The text is very clean and bright. The DJ is mylar wrapped and price clipped. There is minimal wear with only some rubs along ... See More Details

    1942, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Bren-Books.Com

    HIGH

    Rockville, MD, USA

    $240.00

  • 22. The Institute

    by Cain, James M

     

    Seller Description: Good. Signed Copy First edition copy. Collectible-Good. Good dust jacket. 1976, stated 1st printing, Mason Charter. Signed and inscribed on front endpaper by Cain to Roy (Hoopes), journalist and Cain biographer. Red cloth. Slight spine slant. Foxing spots to all edges of text block. Interior is clean and binding sound. Dust jacket is edgeworn, chipped and lightly soiled. See More Details

    1976, Mason/Charter

    ISBN-13: 9780884053514

    Hardcover, Good

    Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB

    BEST

    Frederick, MD, USA

    $250.00

  • 23. Love's Lovely Counterfeit

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: Slightly shelf-slanted; a few light spots to cloth; small ink name to pastedown; usual browning to preliminaries; in an attractive jacket with a little use to the extremities of the spine. 218 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1942, Alfred A. Knopf

    original cloth in dust jacket.

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $250.00

  • 24. Serenade

    by Cain, James M

     

    Seller Description: First Edition. W. A. Dwiggins dustjacket design. Novel of Hollywood, New York, and Mexico. Very Good, lower spine end bumped, private library impression at front free endpaper, in Very Good purple variant dustjacket, chipping at spine ends and lower front flap edge. See More Details

    1937, Alfred A. Knopf

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Babylon Revisited Rare Books

    LOW

    Chicago, IL, USA

    $250.00

  • 25. The Postman Always Rings Twice

    by Cain, James M.

     

    Seller Description: GIFT QUALITY. JACKET: TORN DJ. 5 X 7. The dj matches the original design published by Alfred A. Knopf. The dj is torn down spine, rubbed cover, lightly tanned, creased at spine. The book has light shelf wear, tanned fore edges and pages. Good binding, clean body and unmarked text. This copy was published the same year as the 1934 Knopf first edition. Jacket has same design as front cover of book. _PAB_ See More Details

    1934, GROSSET & DUNLAP

    HARD BACK ORANGE, Good

    Princeton Antiques Bookservice

    LOW

    Atlantic City, NJ, USA

    $250.00