By: Swem, Charles Lee
Garden City NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company, for the Crime Club: 1928
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 20186
Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dj
[solid copy with light shelfwear, minor age-toning to page edges, vintage bookplate (Boys "K" Club Press) on front pastedown; jacket is heavily worn, with old tape repairs, paper loss at spine ends, creasing, soiling, etc. (NOTE that the jacket is from the A.L. Burt reissue)]. Mystery novel with a horror/supernatural hook, written by Woodrow Wilson's ex-secretary, with its inspiration attributed to "the War President's well known passion for mystery novels." Likened to Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles," in that the grisly "werewolf" murders that pl... View More...