New York: William Morrow and Company, 1944.
First edition, first printing. Signed by Erle Stanley Gardner and inscribed to a former owner in the year of publication. Bound in publisher's black cloth stamped in red. Very Good, with cloth lightly scuffed and rubbed, spine ends softened, pages toned. In a Very Good unclipped dust jacket, edge worn with chipping at the the spine ends. A Perry Mason mystery. An attractive copy of this cheaply-produced wartime production, inscribed by the author. Item #140938348