The Scarlet Death
London: The Modern Publishing Company, 1937. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good / Very Good. Item #013478
12mo., 254pp. Beautiful First Edition of the author's scarce only mystery, undated but 1937, Bound in red cloth with titles in black on spine. Publisher's slogan in black on rear board. Advertisements on paste-downs. Tight and clean throughout save some mild toning to page edges and spotting on paste-downs. Slight spine lean. Spine ends gently pushed. Very attractive original unclipped, though unpriced, dustjacket, (2/- on spine panel), has mild soiling and a couple of tiny nicks and closed-tears. Still bright and complete and quite scarce in any condition. A sharp collectable copy and quite uncommon. (Hubin, p.329).