New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1924. Very Good-. Item #25273
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1924. First American Edition. Octavo; publisher's black pictorial cloth, red titling to upper cover and spine; vii,,305pp. Shallow flawing along top board extremities from biopredation, textblock extremities foxed and dust-soiled, faint evidence of effaced ownership inscription to front free endpaper, else a Good to Very Good, internally sound copy.
The first appearance of detective Dr. Thorndyke, an updated take on Sherlock Holmes.