New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1940. First American Edition. The 20th Dr. Thorndyke novel, narrated by two of the detective's friends, one of whom helps Thorndyke break the case thanks for his special knowledge as a clock-maker. Hubin, p.157. Item #2340
First Printing. Octavo (19.25cm); red cloth, with titles stampedin black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; viii, 290, pp. Hint of a forward lean, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $2.00), with light rubbing to extremities and a few closed tears.