Garden City: Crime Club / Doubleday & Company, 1950. Reprint. Octavo (20.25cm.); original cloth in white pictorial dust jacket printed in black and purple; 222pp. Jacket extremities rubbed with a few shallow losses, including one measuring approximately one inch at top edge of upper panel, purple spine lettering rather faded, else Very Good in About Very Good jacket. First novel to be published by the Ambler and Rodda pseudonym of Eliot Reed.