Publication: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1938, London
First edition. Penciled presentation inscription by the author on the front fly leaf and dated in the year of publication. Very good copy in dust jacket with light restoration to the spine ends, corners, and extremities. A Haycraft/Queen selection, Appleby must find a murderer whose subtle plans to murder and destroy are cleverly plotted. Scarce.
Inventory Number: 41727