THE ELEPHANT NEVER FORGETS. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1938. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. Ethel Lina White was a well-known mystery writer of the 1930s and 1940s who published three mainstream novels before her first crime novel, PUT OUT THE LIGHT. Her fourteen crime novels, the last published in 1944, included THE WHEEL SPINS (1936) from which Alfred Hitchcock made the classic film "The Lady Vanishes." Hubin (1994), p. 857. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with light wear at edges, mainly spine ends and corner tips. (#113685).
First printing has first edition statement and code "A-N" on copyright page.