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  • THE MILLION DOLLAR WOUND. by Collins, Max Allan.
    Collins, Max Allan.
    THE MILLION DOLLAR WOUND.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1986). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third novel in his award-winning series featuring private investigator Nate Heller. "In 1942, Chicago P.I. Nate Heller and his childhood pal, boxer Barney Ross, join the Marines and see bloody action together at Guadalcanal. Upon his return to gangland Chicago, the shell-shocked Heller - more dangerous than ever - is thrust into the midst of an inter-gang war to depose Capone's successor Frank Nitti, whose minions are infiltrating Hollywood movie unions." SIGNED by the author in full on the title page and INSCRIBED on the front endpaper and signed "M.A. C. " Illustrated with photographs. Author's note. 336 pp. ISBN: 0-312532520.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 76718
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  • THE THIN RED LINE. by Jones, James.
    Jones, James.
    THE THIN RED LINE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Scribner's, (1962.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Jones' massive novel about the fighting on Guadacanal during World War II, basis for the movie of the same name. 495 pp plus 2 pages of sheet music: "Don't Monkey Around With Death" at end. Map endpapers.

    Condition: Very good+ in very good dust jacket (some rubbing and wear to the dj, sunning to the spine.)

    Book ID: 57601
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