TRIXIE BELDEN: THE MARSHLAND MYSTERY, #10.
Edition: First edition.
Racine, WI: Whitman, (1962.). Hardcover first edition - In the now rather uncommon fragile cellophane or 'cello' binding. Illustrated in duotone by Paul Frame. 'Plaid' design endpapers. Lists just 8 titles at the end of the book, 282 pp. Wraparound cover illustration. Edge tinting. The last title to be issued in this format. 282 pp plus 2 pp ads. ISBN: 0-307-215784.
Condition: Good only in glossy illustrated boards (wear and a small amount of loss at base of spine, some delamination, usual toning to pages) Despite the flaws this is still attractive and very hard to find in the first edition.