New York: William Morrow & Company, 1958. First Edition. Item #5268
First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); yellow cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; viii,241,pp. Fine in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $2.95), with some trivial wear to extremities and a single, tiny tear to upper edge of front panel. The 57th Perry Mason novel, where Mason successfully defends a man accused of murdering a corrput politician by shifting the blame onto a model; when the model is accused of murder based on evidence Mason uncovered, he decides to defend her. Mundell, p.53; Hubin, p.158.