Vintage 1947 KNOCK ON ANY DOOR Willard Motley HC/DJ Book
Condition: Very Good
Edition: Assumed First edition.
Publisher: D. Appleton-Century company, inc., New York: London
Date published: 1947
Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Assumed 1st, no previous prints listed. This is Willard Motley's first novel and was made into a film starring Humphrey Bogart. Motley was a significant African-American popular novelist of the post-War era. Dust jacket is bright, with very small tears and wear at the corners. Stains on the spine visible only from the inside of the jacket. Binding is tight. Pages are immaculate and the text is crisp. Signed in pencil by the previous owner. A beautiful edition of this 1947 tough-guy novel