DEATH IN A DECK CHAIR.
New York: Walker, (1994) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first mystery written by Beck as K. K. Beck, introducing Iris Cooper and reporter Jack Clancy. Set in 1927 on a transatlantic voyage, this is a take-off on the traditional closed room mystery, but set on board ship. INSCRIBED on the title page and very uncommon thus (Walker was known both for taking a chance on new authors and for its small print runs, so many books they published are rather hard to find, and especially so signed or inscribed) . 167 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-56018.