The Secret of Chimneys.London: John Lane, 1925 Stock Code: 149401
First edition, first impression. Copies in such bright condition are uncommon. The work is considered one of Christie's best early thrillers.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles and geometric design to spine and front board in black.
2 pp. of publisher's advertisements at end.
Ink ownership inscription and bookplate to front free endpaper and first blank. Slight wear to corners, spine a touch faded, horizontal line of bubbling to rear board, the binding otherwise firm and square, foxing to edges and first and last few leaves, else internally fresh; a very good copy.
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