CARR, John Dickson.
The Ghosts’ High Noon.
First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author “Yours sincerely, John Dickson Carr” on the title-page. The Ghosts’ High Noon was Carr’s third-to-last novel and his second set in New Orleans, following Papa Là-bas in 1968.
Octavo. Original grey boards, light grey cloth backstrip, spine lettered in grey, publisher’s device to front board in silver, top edge blue, others untrimmed, grey endpapers. With the dust jacket. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine rolled, foot of spine bumped. An excellent copy in the dust jacket slightly rubbed and creased at spine-ends.
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