New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Yellow cloth with black lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xii, 227p, (6pp ads). Very good/very good. Mild jacket edgewear and a bit of rubbing. Item #41988
A tight and attractive first edition of the penultimate (11th) Philo Vance mystery, turned into a 1939 film version starring the original dingbat but omitting husband George Burns.