JOHN PAYNE AND THE MENACE AT HAWK'S NEST.
Edition: First edition.
Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Co., (1943) dj. Hardcover first edition - Whitman #2385. "Authorized edition" illustrated by Henry E. Vallely. 248 pp plus 3 pp publisher's ads. Probable first edition with the date shown in Arabic numerals, and the ads at the back are all for books published in 1943 or earlier.
Condition: Fair condition only in a fair dust jacket (usual rather severe toning to the pages, front hinge cracked, several tears and edgewear to the dj) .