Publication: The Avon Book Company, Publishers, 1942, New York
First Avon Books edition. Originally published in 1928. This is also Murder Mystery Monthly publication number 1. Light wear to the spine ends and extremities, else a very good copy of a digest-sized mystery novel, complete and unexpurgated. This series begins by the publishers of Avon Pocket Books which are recognized by the colophon trade mark placed prominently on the front of each title. A. Merritt was very prominent in the book world as editor of American Weekly magazine.
Inventory Number: 39317