SOMETHING FOR THE BIRDS.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Crown, (1958) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second mystery by this Deputy Commissioner of Health featuring a health officer as the protagonist - "Dr. Johnny Mack, health officer of Spencer City in upstate New York, suddenly finds himself with a mystery death on his hands. Not a death by violence. A death by disease, obviously. But what disease? Before Johnny can track down the true cause of this first death, the disease spreads and Johnny himself is threatened." An uncommon plot and rather hard to find in the first edition. 190 pp.
Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket (usual light toning to the pages, some overall minor edgewear to the dj, original price of 2.95 still present).
Book ID: 67604
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