New York / London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1895. 2 pp undated ads. Original light blue cloth decorated in dark blue, on flexible boards.
First Edition of this murder mystery, issued as the third volume in the "Autonym Library" series (issued in a slim format in flexible boards). The detective called in to solve the murder is one Ebenezer Gryce, whom the author had created for her first (and most famous) detective tale, THE LEAVENWORTH CASE (1878). This is a very good-plus copy (minor cover soil, a few small nicks). Wright III 4650. Item #11521