Robert M. McBride: NY, 1930. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #21-3486
7.5 x 5", purple cloth with pict labels on covers and spine, 245pp, covers rubbed and darkened, extremities bumped and fraying, contents toned, former owner's ink inscription at top of front fly, wavy ink line across foredge of textblock. FIRST EDITION. Scarlet Thread Mystery. It seems the publisher attached what would have been the dustjacket panels directly to the cloth covers and spine! Unique.