THE GARDEN MURDER CASE. A Philo Vance Story.
Edition: First Canadian issue
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1935. Made from sheets of the Scribner's first edition and with the Scribner's "A" to verso of title leaf. Black cloth lettered and ruled in gilt. 30 Dec., 1935, ink name to front free endpaper, else a fine bright copy, cover gilt brig ht and unrubbed. Black and gilt dust jacket has nicks, minor rubbing, tiny chips to spine tips; panels have minor rubbing and/or tiny chips to outer corners; short creased tear to rear panel; minor rubbing to edges, flap folds; small corner crease to blank rear flap; in all a bright, nearly fine example, gilt panels unrubbed, no clips or important defects, unusually nice. This Canadian issue is much scarcer than the US issue, especially in such nice condition. Horse racing interest.; Octavo.