57. Chandler (Raymond) The Little Sister, first American edition, original first issue orange cloth, near fine, dust-jacket, spine faded, a little rubbed and chipped at head and foot, very good overall, preserved in custom drop-back box, 8vo, Boston, 1949.
est. £300 – £400
Written just after Chandler had finished working as a screenwriter at Paramount, The Little Sister, reflects much of Chandler’s bitterness and dissolution with the film industry