"A RIVETING READ… BY A GREAT AMERICAN WRITER"
BURNETT, W. R. Asphalt Jungle. New York, 1949.
First edition of Burnett's definitive crime novel—"one of his best" (New York Times)—the inspiration for director John Huston's "utterly faithful adaptation… the template for dozens of heist movies," a film noir classic featuring Marilyn Monroe in one of her first roles. $950.