Very Good - / Very Good -. Item #9186
New York: Simon and Schuster / Inner Sanctum Mystery, 1961. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); publisher's simulated cloth in black photo-illustrated dust jacket, red topstain; ,246pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and rubbed, foxing along top margins of jacket verso not visible externally, spine quite cocked and corners bumped, board extremities toned; overall Good to Very Good, internally clean and sound. Bookplate signed by the author laid in. Forms part of the Inner Sanctum Mystery series.
Collection of both mystery and horror short stories published shortly following the appearance of Bloch's sixth novel, Psycho (1959).