Good +. Item #9038
Garden City, NY: Crime Club / Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1930. First Edition, stated. Octavo. 296 pages. Black boards stamped in red. Red top stain. Decorative endpapers. Lacks dust jacket.
Boards lightly worn along edges with very brief exposure; general scuffing; spine cocked. Rear hinge cracked with exposure along top and front board opens shakily, but binding is still holding. Previous owner has removed previous previous owner's bookplate from front pastedown. Pages unmarked.
Title page blurb reads, "A tangled trail of death and mystery unwinds itself in the torn seams of shabby yellow gloves!"