L.A. Confidential - Signed - James Ellroy 1990 - The Mysterious Press, New York - First Edition Sharp fine signed first edition of Ellroy’s epic crime novel, set in Los Angeles in the 1950s, the story of LA detectives embroiled in corruption following a series of violent murders.

Adapted into a memorable Oscar-winning film directed by Curtis Hanson and starring Russell Crowe, Kim Bassinger, Kevin Spacey, and Guy Pearce.

The third novel of Ellroy’s ‘L.A. Quartet’ (the others being
The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, and White Jazz).
  James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in 1948. He is best known for his ‘LA Quartet’ novels.

Octavo. pp. [10] 496 [6]. Publisher’s black cloth over matching paper boards, spine lettered in silver. Dust jacket priced ‘19.95 FPT’ to the upper corner of front flap.
  Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket   Ref: 109251   Price: HK$ 2,000