New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1967. First Edition. SIGNED by the author (as Jack Vance) on the title page. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.
The third mystery written by Vance under this pseudonym, and the first of two mysteries featuring Sheriff Joe Bain, whose jurisdiction is San Rodrigo County, which according to the author is "a composite of several central California counties." [Book #125296]