The Red Lamp
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Dell Publishing Company
Date Published: Circa 1953
Book Id: 36487
256pp. Sextodecimo [16.5 cm] Illustrated wraps. The text block edges have the publisher's blue stain. Good. The covers are rubbed and creased. Slight spine slant. P. 5/6 is beginning to detach at the foot. Browned pages.
A Dell Book. Dell 782. Map Back. The intricately rendered scene-of-the-crime representations on the back of the Dell Map Backs made them popular and collectible. Numerous well-known authors had their books reprinted as Dell Map Backs such as Rex Stout, David Dodge, Agatha Christie and Dashiell Hammett.