TRENT'S CASE BOOK ... TRENT'S LAST CASE, TRENT'S OWN CASE [with H. Warner Allen] and TRENT INTERVENES. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1953. Octavo, pp. 187; 249; 188, cloth. First printing (February 1953) of the first combined edition. A omnibus volume collecting the detective fiction of E. C. Bentley, TRENT'S LAST CASE (1913), TRENT'S OWN CASE (1936) and TRENT INTERVENES (1938), with an introduction by Ban Ray Redman. TRENT INTERVENES collects Bentley's detective short stories. TRENT'S LAST CASE is a Haycraft-Queen "cornerstone." TRENT INTERVENES is Queen's Quorum 93. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 11. A very good copy in good dust jacket (priced $3.95 on the front flap) with wear and shallow chipping along top and bottom edges and mildly sunned spine panel. (#158894).
"... Published February 1953" on copyright page.