Publication: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1974, Boston
First edition. Author's second book. Fine, bright, tight copy in a fine, un-blemished dust jacket. Spenser is hired to find Kevin Bartlett, a supposed run-away. Spenser is suspcious when he learns that the "run-away" disappears with only his guinea pig. And then the ransom note arrives in the form of a comic strip. What happened to Kevin? An exceptional copy of an elusive title.
Inventory Number: 39110