Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. / The Crime Club, 1980. First Edition. Attractive copy of the author's third collection of mystery short stories, featuring twelve tales which first appeared chiefly in the pages of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine. Hubin, p.16. Item #3106
First Printing, a Review Copy, with the publisher's typed slip laid in. Octavo (21.5cm); red simulated cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine; dustjacket; x,182pp. Inscribed by the author shortly after publication day to his Mysterious Press publisher on the title page: "To Otto Penzler / for the sake of his wife / Isaac Asimov / 11 Jan 80." Fine in a Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $7.95), with just a hint of toning to spine.