Scalpel (Presentation Copy)

Scalpel (Presentation Copy). Horace McCoy.
From the library of Signet and Penguin paperbacks founder Kurt Enoch
Scalpel (Presentation Copy)

New York: Signet Books, 1953. First Edition. Signet Giant No. S1017. First printing of this edition. INSCRIBED by the author to Signet Books founder Kurt Enoch: "Dear Kurt / Thank you very much for all your kindnesses. It is useless for me to try to tell you how much I appreciate them / With all good wishes / Horace." From the Kurt Enoch collection, with a letter of provenance included. Very Good or better in wrappers, possibly unread, but with some bumping and rubbing at the corners. A very presentable copy.

McCoy's fifth and final novel to be published during his lifetime. Basis for the 1953 film noir, "Bad for Each Other," starring Charlton Heston and Lizabeth Scott.
Very Good + (Item #2057)

Price: $375