Very Good / Very Good. Item #9993
New York: Random House, 1940. Stated First Printing. Octavo; xx, 198pp. Printed dust jacket with $2.00 price intact; book in red cloth with gilt lettering and rules down spine. Jacket rubbed along edges with a small bump at bottom back edge, a couple small closed tears at bottom back corners along folds, some fading to spine, and some general light smudging to surface. Boards are square, with some light fading along top edge and bumping to bottom corners. Gilt lettering to spine especially bright. Small sticker abrasion at bottom of front free endpaper, else interior clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.
Basis for the 1943 Otto Preminger movie of the same name, starring Joan Bennett and Milton Berle.