[Philip Marlowe] [Bayntun-Riviere Binding] Playback. Raymond Chandler.
[Philip Marlowe] [Bayntun-Riviere Binding] Playback
[Philip Marlowe] [Bayntun-Riviere Binding] Playback
[Philip Marlowe] [Bayntun-Riviere Binding] Playback

[Philip Marlowe] [Bayntun-Riviere Binding] Playback

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover.
Published in July of 1958; First Printing of the English Edition; Preceding the first U.S. edition. This was Chandler's last completed novel. He died the following year. and the final appearance of Philip Marlowe.

Of all Chandler's novels, Playback is the only one never to have been adapted into a film. As Chandler's last novel opens, Philip Marlowe meets a well-endowed redhead as she disembarks from the Super Chief and leads him to the California coast to solve a tale of big money and, of course, murder.

Modern half red morocco over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt lettering in compartments, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, stamp signed by Bayntun-Riviere. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality..

Fine / Dust Jacket Included. Item #013782

"If you want cold-blooded skinning, we got a bunch of people in this town now that will cut you down to the bone and add a service charge. They'll take your last dollar from you between your teeth and look at you like you stole it from them." Playback

Ref: Ahearn,168; Hubin, 1115

Price: $600.00