THE CLASSIC CAR KILLER.
Edition: Limited signed first edition.
Martinez, CA: Offspring Press, 1992. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Second novel set in Oakland, California, and featuring the unlikely interracial detective team of Hobart Lindsey, a mild-mannered insurance adjuster, and Marva Plum, a Berkely police officer, originally published as a paperback original. One of 300 copies, specially bound and SIGNED by Lupoff on the limitation page (but not numbered) with an author's note on the verso, accompanied by an invitation to the Annual Gala of the New California Smart Set, still in the original envelopes. Introduction by Donald E. Westlake. Author's note. 277 pp. Dust jacket art by Michael McLaughlin.
Condition: Fine in black binding with a wraparound illustration in silver of a couple standing by a classic Duesenberg Phaeton in a fine dustjacket, which repeats the same illustration in that is repeated in red, black and silver in a fine slipcase, with the invitation laid in.