New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1950. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; teal cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and Dutton logo embossed on front cover; dustjacket; 223,pp. Faint lean, mild wear to spine ends, with some faint foxing to upper edge of textblock; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), lightly shelfworn, with several short tears and attendant creases, a triangular chip at lower edge of front panel, and a faint circular cup ring on rear panel; Very Good.
Late novel by the West Virginia mystery author featuring Kentucky sheriff Jess Roden, who goes undercover to search for a moonshiner who killed a U.S. Deputy Marshall. HUBIN, p.105.