Very Good-. Item #9408
New York: Ace Books, 1974. First Edition, stated First Ace Printing. 12mo (17cm.); publisher's pictorial card wrappers; 137,(ads)pp. Wrappers a bit worn and spine creased and slightly cocked, textblock toned due to inferior paper quality, else Good to Very Good overall. Signed by the author on title page.
The author's final crime novel to feature Hollywood detective John Easy, often found in the opening scene with a "slim naked girl."