THE LIFE SENTENCE. Garden City: Published for The Crime Club by Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1946. Octavo, pp. [1-4] [1-4] 5-6 [7-9] 10-250 [251-252: blank] [note: first and last leaves are blanks], original red boards, front and spine panels stamped in black, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. First U.S. edition. A Reggie Fortune novel. Hubin (1994), p. 41. A fine copy in very good plus to near fine dust jacket (illustrated by Henry R. Diamond) with light shelf wear at edges, mainly lower edges, and 24 mm closed tear along bottom front spine fold. A nice copy overall. (#128762).
First edition so stated on copyright page.