First U. S. edition. Seventeenth book in the series. Former owner's inked name and date on the front free fly leaf, else fine in dust jacket with tiny nicks to the spine ends and light wear to the corners. Murder of Sir Philip Merrivale in the library of Merrivale Hall, perplexes Scotland Yard and they call in Victor Serge, the famous criminologist, to solve the mystery. Dust jacket art by "Gene."
Inventory Number: 46518