Rosemary's Baby - Ira Levin 1967 - Random House, New York - First Edition Fine first edition of this New York based iconic title. Horror, a human woman delivering, by way of witchy, conspiratorial intervention, Satan's spawn into 20th century Manhattan... You could hardly hold Roman Polansky back from adapting it into film the following year, starring Mia Farrow and John Cassavetes.

‘A darkly brilliant tale of modern deviltry that induces the reader to believe the unbelievable. I believed it and was altogether enthralled.’ – Truman Capote.

‘Suspense is beautifully intertwined with everyday incidents; the delicate line between belief and disbelief is faultlessly drawn.’ –
The New York Times.
  Octavo pp. [8] 245 [3]. In publisher's quarter dark violet cloth over light purple paper covered boards, spine lettered in silver and metallic purple and blue, author's initials and publisher's device stamped in metallic purple on the front board, top edge with black tint. Dust jacket priced $4.95 to upper corner of front flap.   Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.   Ref: 109100   Price: HK$ 2,800