Title Eric Ambler's Double Decker
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good Plus
Edition First Thus
Publisher Cleveland & New York The World Publishing Company 1945
Seller ID 004536
Cleveland & New York: The World Publishing Company, 1945. Two of Ambler's great early novels of intrigue, "Background to Danger" and "Cause for Alarm," originally published by Knopf in 1937 and 1939. This is a late wartime reprint under the "Forum Books" imprint, designated as the "First Printing March 1945" and is of higher quality than usually seen. This is a Near Fine copy. Black cloth binding, with green titling on the spine and a green spider's web on the front cover. Clean text; 178 pages; blue topstain. Text is exceptionally clean and bright. The dustjacket is complete; it shows edgewear - some rubbing at the margins - but presents very well. In an archival plastic protector.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.