Publication: Alfred A Knopf, 1953, New York
First edition. Fine, bright, tight copy in dust jacket, lightly rubbed at the spine ends and the extremities, with one small crease to top edge of rear panel. Four year old Jamie Johnson, the son of one of the community's richest men, has been kidnapped. The ransom is $50,000. Local county probation officer Howard Cross soon finds himself in the center of the investigation. An attractive copy housed in a cloth slipcase.
Inventory Number: 40711