THE FOURTH KING.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Dutton, (1930). Hardcover first edition - Uncommon original edition of this novel set in Chicago by a now almost forgotten, but very prolific, writer known for his convoluted plots - " 'The Thirteen Kings of Crooked Chicago Finance!' ThatÕs what the terrorist calling himself THE STAR OF THE NIGHT called the thirteen richest moguls of Chicago when he sent them threatening letters which included decks of cards missing certain kings." 317 pp.
Condition: Fair condition only in mauve cloth - dampstaining to the upper corner of the front cover with tidemarks to the upper margins of approx halft the pages, offsetting to the endpapers, pencil marks on the cover, sunning to the spine, but the title is still legible, the binding is sturdy and tight.