New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Black cloth with yellow lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xii, 328pp, (5pp ad, rectos only). Small foldout plan, diagrams. Very good/very good. Mild jacket edgewear and faint touch of rubbing. Item #41775
Tight, quite nice first edition of the fifth Philo Vance mystery, with the proper "A" point and the "1929, 1930" variant. An all-around sharp copy.