New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1930. The author's first book, and the first to feature his series detective Henri Bencolin. Item #2230
Sevent Printing. Octavo (19.25cm); navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in orange on spine and front cover; orange topstain; dustjacket; 328pp. Contemporary (1932) ownership signature to front endpaper, with a few small damp marks to board edges; Very Good+. Dustjacket is lightly shelfworn, with a few tiny nicks and small tears; Very Good+.