London: The Modern Publishing Company, 6 Farrington Avenue, No Date [mid-1930's]. First Edition. Small octavo, original slate-grey paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in black. Unpaginated (circa 250 pp). Issued without proper endpapers, the paste-down leaves are advertisements, as is the first leaf and the verso of the title page. Inner rear hinge repaired, and with evidence of some old adhesive in the joint; a very good copy of a very scarce book, lacking the even scarcer dust jacket. Item #312022
¶ Sensational mystery thriller wherein the killer appears to be a vampire.