"BRILLIANT… A WORK OF BEAUTY AND POWER" (NEW YORK TIMES): FIRST EDITION OF DAVIS GRUBB'S DEBUT NOVEL, NIGHT OF THE HUNTER, 1953, SIGNED BY HIM
GRUBB, Davis. Night of the Hunter. New York, 1953.
First trade edition of Davis Grubb's first novel, signed by him, a compelling work that "still has the power to flood your 21st-century dreams with terror," basis for the landmark 1955 film noir, the only film directed by actor Charles Laughton, from a screenplay by James Agee and starring Robert Mitchum, in the original dust jacket. $2000.