New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc. Publishers, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. 256pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Black cloth-effect paper over boards with gilt lettering and stamping on the spine. Very good, with light rubbing at the spine ends and corners of the covers, and a slight lean to the spine. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with multiple shallow closed tears and chips along the marginally rubbed and creased edges and folds. In Hubin. Item #42297
A Dutton Guilt Edged Mystery from the author of The Screaming Mimi and Murder Can Be Fun. This is the fourth installment of Brown's series featuring Chicago-based detectives Ed Hunter and his Uncle Am.