Title: A Man Called Spade
Author: Hammett, Dashiell
Publisher: Dell Books, New York
Publication Date: 1944
Edition: First Dell Books Edition
Book Condition: VG
Comments: Covers creased.
Synopsis: A Man Called Spade is by far the longest of the three short stories. Spade arrives at a prospective client’s apartment to find Tom Polhous and Lieutenant Dundy, from Maltese Falcon, on the crime scene and his prospective client murdered, with a five-pointed star with the letter ‘T’ in the middle outlined in black ink above his heart.