A CASE FOR DEDUCTION by M.P. Shiel and Fytton Armstrong [in] THRILLS: TWENTY SPECIALLY SELECTED NEW STORIES OF CRIME, MYSTERY AND HORROR. The Editor's Copy. M. P. SHIEL, Fytton ARMSTRONG, Matthew Phipps, John Gawsworth.
A CASE FOR DEDUCTION by M.P. Shiel and Fytton Armstrong [in] THRILLS: TWENTY SPECIALLY SELECTED NEW STORIES OF CRIME, MYSTERY AND HORROR. The Editor's Copy.

A CASE FOR DEDUCTION by M.P. Shiel and Fytton Armstrong [in] THRILLS: TWENTY SPECIALLY SELECTED NEW STORIES OF CRIME, MYSTERY AND HORROR. The Editor's Copy.

London: Associated Newspapers Ltd, No Date [1936]. First Edition, First Impression. Hardcover. The first appearance in print of this Shiel / Gawsworth collaboration. Large crown octavo, original black cloth titled and decorated in green on spine & front panel, decorated endpapers. 320 pp. With 12 b/w illustrations by Norman Keene. Anonymously edited by Terence Ian Fytton Armstrong (a.k.a. John Gawsworth), this is the editor's own copy, with his signature "John Gawsworth" on the front free endpaper and the Realm of Redonda bookplate on the front paste-down. Spine slightly leaned; a very good, clean copy, lacking the very scarce dust jacket. Very Good. Item #311505

¶ Includes works by E.H. Visiak; John Gawsworth (!); E.H.W. Meyerstein; L.A.G. Strong; Edgar Jepson & others.

Price: $150.00