Boston: L.C. Page & Company, Publishers. . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First American edition, the correct first edition, preceding the UK. Octavo, original light blue cloth, front panel decorated in white & blind, spine and front panel titled in white. Frontispiece with tissue guard, 300 pp + 5 pp + 4 pp ads at rear. Cloth a trifle rubbed at extremities, white chalk lettering on spine rubbed a bit on the word "CASE", a few mild stains. A very good, sound copy. Very Good. Item #309476
¶ Sensational crime and adventure novel by the Australian-born author.