London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911. Second UK Edition. The first of Freeman's books to introduce his medico-legal forensic investigator Dr. Thorndyke. A Queen's Quorum and Haycraft-Queen cornerstone title. Hubin p.157. Item #2257
(And the First published by Hodder & Stoughton), preceded by the 1907 edition published by Collingwood. Octavo (19cm); dark red cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and in black on front cover; viii, 248pp. Light wear to spine ends and extremities, lower right corners bumped, with a small tear to cloth at crown; clean throughout; Very Good, sound copy.