The Smell of Fear: Fourteen Stories.
by [Noir Crime Stories] Chandler, Raymond.
A Near Fine copy with some light foxing spots to all edges in a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with some foxing. This uncommon collection contains 14 short stories: Blackmailers Don't Shoot, Pearls are a Nuisance, Finger Man, The King in Yellow, Smart-Aleck Kill, Pick-up on Noon Street, Nevada Gas, Spanish Blood, Trouble is My Business, Red Wind, I'll Be Waiting, Goldfish, Guns at Cyrano's, The Pencil. This anthology combines the stories previously published in The Simple Art of Murder and Trouble is My Business with Chandler's first and last stories: Blackmailers Don't Shoot and The Pencil. The Smell of Fear and Killer in the Rain together form a complete collection of Chandler's short crime stories. Of these fourteen classic Chandler stories, two had never before been published in book form: Blackmailers Don't Shoot and The Pencil.
Edition: First Printing of the First UK Edition
Book Id: 25761