Publication: E P Dutton & Company, 1928, New York
First U. S. edition. Author's first book. Fine in dust jacket with one minor, tiny closed tear to top edge of rear cover. "A tantalizing detective-mystery story in which a newspaper reporter is assigned to solve a bank defalcation and the curious disappearance of his employer's daughter---all of which led to a trail of opium smoke."----- rear cover promotional blurb. This is an exceptional copy of the author's first book.
Inventory Number: 42826