PRINCE OF DARKNESS.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Meredith Press, (1969.) dj. Hardcover first edition - An uncommon early novel using this pseudonym (Mertz also writes the popular Amelia Peabody novels under the Elizabeth Peters pseudonym). A novel of romantic suspense, set in a sleepy old colonial town in Maryland, where a visiting Englishman finds himself becoming involved with two women who had turned to the occult after an earlier death. 230 pp. Dust jacket art by Charles Geer,. ISBN: 0-396-062458.
Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket (erasure on half title page, small chips to edges of dust jacket, but overall an attractive copy of a hard to find first edtion.)