Publication: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1941, Garden City
First edition. Author's second mystery. Two small bookstore stamps on the front fly leaf, else fine in dust jacket with light professional restoration to the spine ends and extremities. Family fracas, when young Jacklin who, after the death of her cousin, makes life difficult for the police in an attempt to clear her cousin, Ward, whom she loves. An eccentric household, all leeching off wealthy Grandfather Everard, is the scene for three deaths. Crime Club mystery.
Inventory Number: 35883