First U.K. edition of this crime-and-punishment thriller.
Very good plus in very good plus jacket.
THE GLASS CELL
"A curious enemy, the morphine, both a friend and an enemy, just like a living person."
Gritty, violent novel of incarceration and morphine addiction, dedicated to Highsmith's "dear cat Spider".
London: William Heinemann Ltd, (1965). 7.75'' x 5''. Original black cloth, gilt-lettered spine. In original unclipped (21s) dust jacket designed by M. Mohan. , 249 pages. Slight spine lean. Faint foxing/staining to a few pages; text not obscured. Some tape repairs to verso of jacket, else only minor wear and scuffing to jacket extremities.
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