New York: Macmillan, 1944. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper in the year of publication: "This book is inscribed for Marco -- / With regards from the author, and how about another dice game some time, so I can get my dough back? / David Dodge / August 1944."
The third Whit Whitney mystery, with jacket art by H. Lawrence Hoffman, who began his career drawing for Thrilling Mystery Novels magazine.
Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. Light shelfwear overall, and a touch of tanning to the page edges. Jacket spine slightly faded, moderate shelfwear, with moderate clipping to the front flap (text not affected), and several short closed tears and tiny chips.