Spine slanted/creased/chipped, covers creased, minor edgewear/bumping. "Read" written on free endpaper. Some yellowing, but text is clean and unmarked.
"Before he accepted the retainer from green-eyed Mrs. Sylvia Atwood, Della Street had given her opinion: 'She'd cut your heart out for 37 cents.' After he'd become involved, Sylvia's brother Jarrett told Perry Mason: 'You give that girl her head and she'll get you into hell of a mess.' She did. But it wasn't until after the murder that Perry Mason really took action. 'You're dangerous,' he told her.' I want one thing out of you. Keep your mouth shut and keep your fingers out of the pie.' Sylvia stalked out of his office, head high, shoulders squared. 'Heaven deliver us if she tries anything else,' Mason said. 'Want to bet?' Della Street asked."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall