London: London: Hamish Hamilton, 1953, 1953. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Very Good. Item #1S-045
U.K. FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER w/DJ of Raymond Chandler's "The Long Good-Bye". Published in London by Hamish Hamilton in 1953. Maroon boards, spine lettered in silver, pictorial jacket. The true first edition, precedes the first American edition. One of Chandler's classic and best known works, part of the Philip Marlowe series. Short tears and minor creases to jacket extremities, tiny chip to head of spine, spine a bit sunned, light soiling; volume spine leaning somewhat; about fine in a very good or better jacket.