London: Thornton Butterworth Ltd., . First Edition, Second Issue. Hardcover. First issued in 1937, here re-issued in the publisher's "Crime Circle Novels' series. These are the first edition sheets, the title leaf is mounted on a stub. Octavo, original orange cloth titled in black.  pp +  pp ads at rear. A clean ex-lending library copy, with "Cancelled" stamps on front & rear free endpapers and some minor ink writing on front endpapers - but no other library marks. Cloth a bit soiled & lightly worn at the tips; a very good copy. Very Good. Item #309461
¶ Golden Age murder mystery set in South Africa.