New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth titled and designed in red. 271 pp. Stamp on rear endpaper 'Property of Frears Loan Library', no other markings. Corners a touch soft, mild bumps, a bit of soiling to the cloth; a very good copy. Very Good. Item #309449
¶ Detective Max Hale's first case. Coxe was the 1964 recipient of the Mystery Writers of America's Grand Master Award.
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