Black boards with pretty well faded gold letter to spine. Spine a bit slanted, corners bumped, slight shelf wear. Some darkening to edges and along margins, along with a few random markings in margins. Text appears to be unmarked. Originally published in 1930, this may be the first American printing.
The setting of this mystery/thriller is the horse-racing world. In an impulsive moment, a man agrees to throw a big race-and then is faced with all the consequences.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall