New York: Farrar & Rinehart. . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo, original gray cloth titled in dark green on spine and front panel. Ink name on front endpaper else a fine copy in a very good dust wrapper, spine panel faded, small chip at spine head and short closed tear at base. An attractive copy. Very Good in Dust Jacket. Item #309569
¶ A David and Andrea Ramsay detective novel. A very scarce wartime murder mystery novel set in New Orleans and concerning an American Oil company. Cecile Hulse was a highly respected American Geographer and Botanist, and the author of 'Suwanee River: Strange Green Land' issued in the 'Rivers of America' series.