London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1928. FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR in the month of publication. Octavo, pp.331; , blank; , advertisements. Publisher's mid-blue cloth, titled and ruled in dark blue. A very cood copy with some acceptable wear, backstrip a little toned with a short tear at the crown. This particular copy benefits from a presentation note to the flyleaf; Vera Nelson / from / John Buchan / July 1928. The recipient was a neighbour of the author in the Oxfordshire village of Elsfield. A collection of stirring tales of derring-do, spot of code-breaking, night time escapes and a special guest apearance from Mr. Richard Hannay, scourge of the Empire's enemies. Item #45204
Blanchard A75. See also Haining; Crime Fiction p193-4.
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