Hodgkin, M.R. DEAD INDEED
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1956. First edition, first printing. A Cock Robin Mystery. Jacket design by Mircea Vasiliu. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to endsheets, else near fine in sea-foam green textured composition boards with black lettering and Cock Robin emblem; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows wear, tiny edge tears and corresponding tiny creases, flap corner clipped.
The Juvenile Department of the highly respected NY publisher, House of Brewin is plagued by poltergeist-like attacks which seem harmless until a letter opener is found protruding from the throat of a brilliant but odious young illustrator.