Some edge wear and rubbing, creases across upper right and upper middle of front cover. Text is clean and unmarked.
Originally written for All Story Magazine between 1914 and 1917, some of these stories were anthologiezed in Justice Ends at Home (Viking, 1977). The remainder are published here for the first time in book form.
"Target Practice brings together for the first time the complete short works of fiction that Rex Stout wrote for All-Story Magazine, the famous journal which published the cream of his early writings. Including "Secrets," the first crime fiction Stout wrote, and "Justice Ends at Home," with its detective foreshadowing Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin, these are seventeen of his best stories. "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall