New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1948. Very Good / Very Good. Item #10037
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1948. First American Edition. Octavo; [viii], 215pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $2.50 price intact; book in drab olive cloth with green lettering and Red Badge Detective insignia. Jacket edgeworn with a number of shallow, closed tears, chipping at spine ends, a few creases and scratches to surface, and some waterspotting to back panel. Boards nudged at spine ends with light bumping to a couple corners. Small bookseller ticket at bottom of front free endpaper. Endpapers a bit foxed and toned, with foxing to textblock at fore-edge, but interior unmarked. Binding is sound.