The Mystery Maker
New York: The Crime Club - Doubleday& Co., 1929. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Near Fine / Fine. Item #013486
8vo., 348pp. Sharp Stated First Edition, bound in black cloth with titles in red on spine and title and Crime Club logo on front board. Square, tight and clean throughout with very mild page-edge toning and no foxing. Front hinge starting but firm. Spine ends gently pushed in. Spine mildly toned. A touch of surface rubbing. Extraordinarily well-preserved original unclipped dustjacket, ($2.00), has a lightly toned spine panel and a bit of rubbing to front hinge. Fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Very scarce in such high-grade. . (Not in Hubin).