Hervey, Maurice H.
Title DEAD MAN'S COURT
Book Condition Very good, with wear and soiling to covers, front inner hinge at frontispiece a bit tender; no dust jacket. Illustrations by Frank M. Gregory reproduced as black-and-white plates on coated stock inserts.
Edition First U.S. edition. In green cloth debossed in silver with titles and racetrack device set into skull&crossbones cartouche; fore-edge untrimmed.
Publisher New York and London: Frederick A. Stokes Company Publishers, (1895).
Seller ID 39385.00
Early Hubin-listed mystery with a race-track setting. Hervey also authored DAVID DIMSDALE, M.D., A Story of Past and Future, an sf title listed in Clute. The frontispiece depicts: "the Spaniard endeavoring to crawl toward the stiletto."!
Mystery. Sports Fiction. Horse Racing.