Chambers, Robert W.
Title The Flaming Jewel
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Fair
Edition 1st Triangle edition
Size Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall
Publisher New York Triangle 1942
Seller ID mys.00031
Originally published in hardcover by Doran in 1922. In upstate New York a guy with a shady past and involved in questionable activities needs a pile of dough to make a lady out of his daughter. "Against the background of the north woods and the assembled scum, Chance and Destiny played out a murderous game." Dusty/spotted edges, "No Return" stamped on bottom edge, a bit of slant, some light wear to corners and edges, a couple of small soil marks internally. Dust jacket w/edgewear, long tears at top and bottom spine edges, 1" diagonal tear to bottom edge of front panel, other shorter tears, a small dollop of what looks like paint at top edge of front panel, chipping/tears to spine ends, chipping to corners.
FICTION, MYSTERY, NEW YORK STATE