Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970.
A sepecial first edition/first printing , limited to 100 copies, this one unnumbered/un-signed, in seemingly unread, Near Fine condition, little sunning to edges, in alike dust-jacket, sunned and closed tear to front panel; designed by Betty Anderson, and from the collection of this legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down.
Hazard, the Painter is a thrilling, action-packed novel about a daring heist and the unlikely band of criminals who pull it off. The novel follows the perilous journey of the crew as they race against the clock to execute their plan before the police catch wind and shut them down. Along the way, they must outwit dangerous adversaries, dodge the police, and overcome seemingly insurmountable odds.
If they're lucky, they'll make it out alive with the priceless painting - and maybe even get away with the loot.; 8vo ; FSA.