New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, Inc., 1959.
Hardcover. 8 5/8" X 5 7/8". 224pp. Moderate wear to unclipped dust jacket, with rubbing to edges and extremities, sunning to spine, and light dust soiling to rear panel. Dampstain visible at verso of dust jacket and faintly to fold over of front flap. Red cloth over boards, with spine lettered in black. Gentle shelfwear to binding. Hinges a touch tender. Binding remains sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very striking copy of this casebook of crimes committed outside the United States by the author of Murder, Mayhem, and Mystery, Alan Hynd, detailing in grisly detail fourteen of the most infamous crimes that shocked the public, excited the press, and baffled detectives over a period of seventy years. Very good / good. Item #4298