BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Albert & Charles Boni, (1934). Hardcover first edition - A rather uncommon mystery anthology, selected and with an introduction by Carolyn Wells. Includes 'The Farewell Murder' by Dashiell Hammett, "The Ax" by Ben Hecht, and contributions by Ben Ames Williams, Melville Post, Jerome Beatty, Faraday Keene, McKinley Kantor and more. xvii, 533 pp.
Condition: Very good in green cloth (bookplate on front endpaper), no dust jacket.