Publication: Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc, 1940, New York
First edition. Second mystery novel by this Texas author. Faint evidence of a bookplate removal from front free fly leaf, else near fine in dust jacket, with light restoration to the spine ends, corners and extremities. The second mystery novel for Sheriff Jake Thompson originally introduced in the author's first book "Dead Man's Shoes."
Inventory Number: 46688