First U. S. edition. Originally published in England using the title The Little Captain. Front and rear pastedown sheets are a bit darkened else a near fine copy in dust jacket with red and gold spine lettering faded (but readable), light wear to the spine ends and corners, lightly chipped across the tops of the front and rear cover panels, and moderate wear to the front and rear flap folds. Joshua Clunk solves murder and intrigue at an obscure orphanage called Sister Martha's Home for Orphan Girls. Crime Club mystery title.
Inventory Number: 46420