London: Hammon, Hammond & Co. Ltd., 1957. Uncorrected Proof Copy. Original Wraps. Advance copy (Uncorrected Proof) of the first British Edition. Octavo, original tan printed wrappers. 192 pp. Small snag to the spine, a few short tears; very good. Very Good. Item #309515
¶ Issued earlier in the USA under the title 'What Crime Is It?". Gardiner was the editor of 'Raymond Chandler Speaking', a collection of Chandler's speeches and broadcasts, and Secretary of the Mystery Writers of America from 1950 to 1957.