New York: Triangle Books, 1944.
Hardcover. 7 1/2" X 5 1/4". 234pp. Lacking dust jacket. Blue cloth over boards, with spine lettered and decorated in black. Heavy edgewear to binding, with bumping to corners, fraying to head of spine, and heavy rubbing to spine, with tears to cloth. Lean to spine. Binding remains firm and sound. Pages are age-toned with occasional foxing and smudging throughout. A worn but solid early copy of the science fiction horror novel by Curt Siodmak, the basis for three film adaptations: the 1943 film The Lady and the Monster, directed by George Sherman and starring Vera Ralston, Richard Arlen and Erich von Stroheim; the 1953 film directed by Felix E. Feist and starring Lew Ayres and Nancy Davis, and 1962's The Brain directed by Freddie Francis and starring Anne Heywood and Peter van Eyck. Fair. Item #3279