The Story of a Commonplace Crime.London, Mundanus Ltd, Victor Gollancz Publisher, 1931 Stock Code: 86220
NotesFirst edition, first impression; the rare hardback issue (shortly after, but much scarcer than, the paperback issue of the same year). Dennis Wheatley's copy, with his illustrated bookplate to the front pastedown.
Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles to spine in black. With the dust jacket.
Sine somewhat rolled, very faint fading along top edge of boards, spotting to edges but internally clean; an excellent copy in the mildly spine-tanned jacket with very faint dust-soiling, some creasing, and small chips to ends and corners.
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