New York: Random House, 1976.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's slip laid-in of this Lieutenant Frank Hastings mystery, Inscribed and dated in the year of publication by Collin Wilcox to Ross Macdonald on the front free endpaper. 'For Ken, (Kenneth Millar) this one so exasperated (and confused me) that I almost scrapped it. So, perversely, the reviewers seem to like it. I hope your work goes well - and I hope to see you very soon. All My Best, Collin. Feb., 1977.' 8vo. 177 pp. A fine copy in 1/4 black over beige paper covered boards, silver titles to the spine in a just about fine pictorial dustwrapper. A wonderful association copy. Pronzini & Muller, 1001 Midnights. Barnes, Murder In Print.
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