Verdict of Twelve.
First edition, first impression of Postgate’s first detective novel, rare with the dust jacket.
Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in black. With the dust jacket. Spine sunned and gently rolled, edges very faintly spotted, faint tanning to endpapers. A very good copy in the price-clipped dust jacket slightly toned on spine and rear panel, with old tape repair to verso at head and foot of spine and at the head of each joint between flap and panel.
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