Title DEATH ON THE GRASS
Binding Hardcover in dust jacket.
Book Condition Small initial "M' to the front end paper, mild fading to the extremities of the light green cloth covers, else near fine; in a near fine, illustrated green dust jacket with a tear to the lower rear panel at the spine, the shadow of a price sticker to the lower rear panel, and a few nicks and minor shelf wear.
Jacket Condition The jacket illustration features a tennis racket, a large hand in white, and a tiny silhouette of a tennis player.
Edition First edition.
Publisher (New York City): Arcadia House, (1960).
Seller ID 001043
The American crime novelist's very scarce first book--a murder mystery set in Forest Hills during a tennis match.
Crime fiction, Tennis, First Books