Original orange cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Black border to front board. A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper : No wrapper.
Book: The book is sound and tight. The front and back boards are clean and bright, showing gentle bruising to the corners. The front board is gently crease at the lower corner. The lettering on the front board is bright and bold. The spine is sound. The spine lettering is bold. The spine is lightly bruised at the ends. The pages are clean - the first few pages show light spotting. The closed page edges are sound, showing light flecking and gentle soiling. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. There is a bookplate on the front pastedown. A nice copy of an uncommon title. .
Book Condition: Very Good + Wrapper: No Jacket
Publisher: Collins ( Collins Crime Club ) 1931