31. Hayes (Joesph) The Desperate Hours, third printing, frontspiece, inscribed by the author on fly-leaf, original decorated cloth, dust-jacket, little frayed at ends of spine, 8vo, New York, 1954.
est. £150 – £200
‘To Willie Wyler - with thanks for a pleasant and rewarding experience + in hopes for a great picture - Joe Hayes’. William Wyler directed the 1955 film version of this book, starring Humphrey Bogart.