THE LIVING SHADOW: A DETECTIVE NOVEL. Maxwell Grant, Walter B. Gibson.

THE LIVING SHADOW: A DETECTIVE NOVEL.

New York: Street & Smith Publications, Inc., [1931]. Small octavo, pp. [1-4] [1-11] 12-244 245: ad [246: tail piece] [247-252: blank] [note: first and last leaves used as front and rear paste-downs], pictorial boards. First edition. The first Shadow novel, published in the April, 1931 issue of the magazine, this is the first hardcover publication. This novel introduces Shadow agents Harry Vincent and Joe Cardona. Hubin, p. 344. Penciled name to front free end paper, pulpy text paper age darkened (as usual), tiny crack to upper inner hinge, spine ends a little bumped, a fine copy with a bright front panel. An excellent copy of this fragile book. (23576). Item #23576

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