Title TOUGH COP
Book Condition Erasure scar and tiny chip to front endsheet, which also bears a red felt pen strike-out of an earlier price; else a sharp near fine copy in orange boards; in a dust jacket that is age-toned, worn, lightly soiled, nicked, edge-torn, with tiny damp stain.
Edition First edition. An Inner Sanctum Mystery.
Publisher New York: Simon and Schuster, (1949).
Seller ID 41403.00
First book appearance of about-to-retire twenty-year veteran cop Johnny Devereaux, in this mystery from the multi-faceted Roeburt, who also wrote plays, screenplays, radio dramas (he won an Edgar), novelizations and short stories.