Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, . First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in blue and tan pictorial dust jacket, red topstain; 318pp. General edge wear to jacket extremities, more heavily at spine ends, longish narrow dampstain and some dust-soil to rear panel not appearing on verso or with bleeding to cloth; bottom edge of cloth a bit toned, else Near Fine in Near Very Good jacket. Later novel featuring Detective Fleming Stone. HUBIN, p. 430.