New York: Doubleday & Co. (Crime Club), 1949. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 3/8 X 8 Inches. 223 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4825
Stated "First Edition" on the copyright page. Original price of $2.25 intact on front flap. Light toning to pages. DJ a bit rubbed and worn at edges, but a very nice copy overall.