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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Frederic

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Carroll & Graf, 1989. First edition, first printing. Fine and bright stiff wraps with strong spine and clean text. Gift quality
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THE SCREAMING MIMI. (Bantam Book # 831).At a Later Date a Film / Movie Tie-In Edition, from The Columbia Film with Anita Ekberg, & Gypsy Lee Rose

by Brown, Fredric.

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New York, USA.: Bantam Books., 1950. 214 pages. **** [ Classic TOP Cult Author of Science Fiction & Mystery, known for his twist endings] "Sweeney saw her once. He knew it could get him killed - but he had to have her...."; This is a pre-movie edition. Movie Tie-In Edition, from The Columbia Film with Anita Ekberg, & Gypsy Lee Rose;. >> Nice VG+ example, but with bottom 1" of Spine Paper missing, Creasing in BACK cover, thus G+ . First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!. Soft Cover. GOOD+. Illus. by GGA - Good Girl Art Painted Cover!. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Mass Market Paperback..
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Bantam Books. New York: Bantam Books, Inc. , 1950 first edition . 831 good, creases paperback,
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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New York: Bantam Books, 1950. Edge wear, scuffed and scratched, spine is creased, pages are toning, overall a crisp and clean first Bantam Books Paperback edition! 214 very clean, unmarked and uncreased, suspense-filled and mystery-riddled pages! "It was the figure of a girl, her arms thrust out ot ward off the ripper....her body distorted, rigid with terror....her mouth open in a silent, eternal scream.". First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredrick

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New York: Dutton-Guilt Edged. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1940. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Ex-library book with all the usual stamps, glueing, and stickers. No Priority shipping. International orders may require additional postage. ; Original $2.50 price on dustjacket. ; Ex-Library .
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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Canandaigua, New York
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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. An early mystery-thriller by Brown, who learned his craft writing for the mystery and sci-fi pulps and whose work fostererd a fan cult that continues a half-century after his death. When Brown is good, he is very, very good and "The Screaming Mimi" is one of those. An Irish, alcoholic newspaper reporter in Chicago is so affected by the beauty of the fourth victim of a serial killer that he sobers up enough to begin his own hunt for the killer. As he gets close to his goal, he finds himself the target of madness and death. The book became the basis for a 1958 movie starring Anita Eckberg and Gypsy Rose Lee. This copy is a Dutton's book club, "Guilt Edged Mystery," First Edition Thus. 248 pages in bright yellow cloth boards showing slightly bumped corners and light surface wear. Text shows a bit of age-tanning and light foxing on the end papers and edges, o/w boards and text are clean and unmarked, binding… Read More
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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GB: Digit (Brown, Watson) (Sabre), 1967. Cover states "The famous best-selling shocker ... filmed by Columbia Pictures. Cover art is not film related. Binding weak. Small label scar on front cover not much affecting cover art.. 1st Thus. Paperback. Good.
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The Screaming Mimi ---by Fredric Brown

The Screaming Mimi ---by Fredric Brown

by Brown, Fredric

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Burlington, Ontario
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London, England: London, UK: Corgi, 1958, 1st Corgi Edition, First Printing, 1958. ------------paperback, a solid Good / Very Good copy, a scarce UK edition, an attractive copy of this scarce Fredric Brown paperback, general wear but still looks quite nice, a bit of age toning to paper, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE///. First Printing. Soft Cover. Good (see description). Illus. by Uncredited Cover Art. 4.25w x 6.25h Inches.
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The screaming Mimi

The screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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U.S.A: E. P. Dutton & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in yellow cloth with dark blue titles, cloth has only minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. 248 page hard-boiled crime story .
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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N. Potomac, Maryland
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NY: Bantam, 1950. 1st printing, Oct./Nov. 1950; #831. Cover art is uncredited. Slight creasing; light edgewear; minor surface wear; mild tanning; minor soiling.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good+ to Near Fine.
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Webster, New York
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Bantam Books. New York: Bantam Books, Inc. , 1950 first edition . 831 almost near fine, name written inside paperback,
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The Screaming Mimi

The Screaming Mimi

by BROWN, Fredric

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1949. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; yellow paper-covered boards, with titling and publisher's logo stamped in black to spine and front cover; dustjacket; 248, [8]pp. Slight forward lean, mild rubbing to extremities, with faint foxing and dustiness to upper edge of textblock; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), flap edges trimmed 1cm short, with wear and nicks to extremities, several stains to jacket, with a small piece of tape at center of front panel; Good to Very Good. Basis for Gerd Oswald's 1958 film noir, starring Anita Ekberg, Philip Carey, and Gypsy Rose Lee. HUBIN, p.54.
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by BROWN, Fredric

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New York: Dutton. 1949. First printing. Hardcover.. Yellow boards stamped in black. Light rubbing to spine tips, lower edges of boards; 1/4 inch deep creased tear to top margin of pp 205-06; light unobtrusive yellow spots to pp 9-10; a fine and bright copy otherwise, no previous owner marks. The yellow price-clipped jacket has dust soiling to panels; a few small dark soil spots and 1/4 inch tear to front panel; spine slightly age-darkened, with tiny corner chips, slight rubbing, and short tears to folds, to spine tips; one inch tear to lower inner corner of rear panel; tiny chips to outer corners; creases to fore margin of front flap; light rubbing and darkening to flap folds; VG otherwise and still quite respectable in appearance. Perhaps the author's best-known novel, about a "ripper" terrorizing women in Chicago. Basis for the 1958 film noir with Anita Ekberg & Gypsy Rose Lee. ; Octavo .
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The Screaming Mimi: Book Club Edition

by Fredric Brown

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Brown, Fredric. THE SCREAMING MIMI. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1949. boards. First edition. One of Brown's three major suspense novels. "MIMI is the story of an alcoholic Chicago reporter named Sweeney and his search for a beautiful woman and a Ripper-style killer; it is also an allegorical retelling of 'Beauty and the Beast.'" - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, p. 93. Basis for the 1958 film noir of the same name with Anita Ekberg. VG+ see photos for specifics
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The Screaming Mimi

by Brown, Fredric

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Stated first edition. A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery. Yellow cloth in a very good jacket with some wear to the tips and spine ends and lightly soiled.
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The Screaming Mimi; A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery
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The Screaming Mimi; A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery

by Brown, Fredric

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1949. First Edition. Cloth. Very good/very good. First edition of The Screaming Mimi by Fredric Brown.. Octavo, 248pp. Yellow cloth, title printed on spine in blue. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Clean text, lightly worn bottom edge of cloth, some foxing to outer edge of text block. Previous ownership bookplate affixed to front endpaper. In publisher's dust jacket, $2.50 on front flap, lightly soiled from handling, chipping at edges of spine, some toning to spine. Fredric Brown was an American science fiction, mystery, short fantasy and black comedy writer. His first novel, The Fabulous Clipjoint, won an Edgar Award for outstanding mystery novel. Another novel, The Screaming Mimi, was adapted into a film in 1958. He is widely considered one of the best Science Fiction Writers of the 20th Century. Fredric Brown died in 1972, having published over 100 works of fiction. Since his death, many of his early pulp novels have been republished and have found a… Read More
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The Screaming Mimi

by BROWN, Frederic

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. First edition. Split on the spine of the book, some staining to the boards, a good copy in attractive, about very good dustwrapper with a small chip at the crown. Scarce title in presentable condition.
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4 NOVELS: NIGHT OF THE JABBERWOCK, THE SCREAMING MIMI, KNOCK-THREE-ONE-TWO, THE FABULOUS CLIPJOINT.

by Brown, Fredric.

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LONDON: ZOMBA BOOKS.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in near fine dust jacket. (Pink hue on spine of jacket discolored. A few traces of shelf-wear & yellowing along edges of jacket. Trace of light foxing at top edge. ) The most elusive of the Zomba omnibus collections. .
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THE SCREAMING MIMI

by Brown, Fredric

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Rochester, Michigan
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THE SCREAMING MIMI, Dutton, 1949, 1st ed., tiny tear at head of spine, else near fine in vg+ dust-wrapper save for some dust-soiling and a small chip missing from the upper section of the front dust-wrapper panel. The source book for the film of the same name.
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The Screaming Mimi.

by BROWN, FREDRIC.

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FIRST EDITION
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San Francisco, California
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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1949. FIRST EDITION. A near fine copy in a very good to near fine dust jacket with a little wear at edges. The fifth Fredric Brown mystery novel and generally considered among his best. The story follows a reporter's search for a "Ripper" style killer
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