Publication: The Mysterious Press, 1979, New York
First Golden Anniversary edition. Fine in dust jacket. Monte Field was murdered in the Roman Theater shortly before the second act began, but there were several curious facts .... there were seven empty chairs surrounding Monte even though the play was sold out; Monte's top hat was unable to be found; and most importantly, many of Monte's enemies were in the audience at the time of his death. Ellery Queen investigates.
Inventory Number: 11345