Edition: First printing.
New York: Harper & Row, (1970) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Hansen's first mystery, set in California, introducing gay claims investigator Dave Brandstetter, who is investigating an accident where a car went over a bridge on a narrow ranch track, but the body has disappeared. The first novel published by Hansen under his own name. SIGNED on the title page, and uncommon thus. 187 pp.
Condition: Very good in a good only dust jacket (slight spine slant, name on half title page, short closed tears and overall edgewear to dj)