1. The Man with the Golden Arm. Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1949.
8vo (210 x 140 mm). Original cream cloth, spine lettered and decorated in green and red, top edge blue, dust jacket. Head and tail of spine nudge, small stain to tail of spine; jacket with wear at head and tail of spine, shelfwear, thumbsoiling.
2. A Walk on the Wild Side. New York: Farrar, Strauss & Cudahy, 1956.
8vo (205 x 143 mm). Original half yellow over blue boards, lettered in blue, gold and black, dust jacket. Sunning to extremities and light shelfwear; jacket with closed tear at lower margin of upper panel, chipping at head of spine, dampstain to upper left corner of lower panel.
FIRST EDITIONS of Algren's most famous novels, both copies SIGNED by the author on the f.f.e.p.