signed first edition Hardcover
1969 · New York
by Westlake, Donald E. writing as Richard Stark
New York: Macmillan, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. First edition, first printing. Signed by Donald Westlake on the title page. This whodunit finds Alan Grofield in Puerto Rico protecting a rich, demanding woman in her isolated jungle villa, and reluctantly assuming the role of detective. Octavo. Original gray cloth binding, with orange titles. A crisp, unread copy. The dust jacket is a clean and bright, with some minor creasing to the front flap. Near fine.
(Inventory #: 72514)