New York: Random House, 1982. First Edition / Later Printing. Hardcover. Later printing, stated "Eighth Printing November 1982" of the first American Edition of this 1970 book by Hanff about a 20-year correspondence between her and Frank Doel, the chief buyer for Marks & Co. Antiquarian Booksellers in London. Later made into a stage play, television play, and film.starring Anne Bancroft, Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, and Mercedes Ruehl. Near fine in price-clipped dj with some short tears and slight wear.