Title THE BLACK BOX
Book Condition Very good only: with minor soiling to covers, substantial discoloration to spine, offsetting to endsheets, owner's name to endsheet; in a fair dust jacket, missing the rear panel, but with pictorial front and spine panels worn but bright and clean.
Edition First edition, first printing. Precedes the U.K. edition.
Publisher New York: The Vanguard Press, (1930).
Seller ID 49746.00
"A murder mystery of 'almost cryptic' style and 'unexpected and ingenious' compactness of plot"--Alan Gullette, derived from Morse. The flap describes the principal character Prince Surazal (Lazarus spelt backwards) as having lived for twenty centuries!
Science Fiction/Fantasy. Mystery.