Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1950. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 1/2 X 8 Inches. 215 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4281
Stated "First Edition" on the copyright page. Original publisher light green cloth binding with title stamping to cover and spine. Original price of $2.50 intact on front flap. Manfred Lee signed check laid-in loose. Lee, alongside his cousin Frederic Dannay penned the detective novels attributed to Ellery Queen. An exceedingly rare autograph. DJ a bit worn at edges and folds. Closed tear (snag) and wrinkling to bottom spine of rear panel. PO names on pastedown as shown.