THE CAT'S WHISKER. Garden City: Published for The Crime Club, Inc. by Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1944. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7-223, original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, fore-edge untrimmed. First edition. A Reggie Fortune novel. Published in the UK in 1945 by Macdonald as DEAD MAN'S EFFECTS. Mr. Fortune investigates murder and sabotage during World War II. Hubin (1994), p. 41. Light bruises to lower corner tips, a fine copy in very good dust jacket with some shelf wear and short tears at edges, mainly spine ends and corner tips. A nice copy overall. (#128759).
First edition so stated on copyright page.