New York: Random House, . Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth with red and grey spine lettering and rules, pictorial dust jacket. 343pp. Near fine/very good. Light jacket edgewear; bookplate on front pastedown. Item #41610
Famed fisticuffs fiction, a tight and handsome first edition of this early Schulberg title, a notable boxing novel that was turned into a 1956 film noir classic, Humphrey Bogart's last film appearance. Rather uncommon.